As announced early this morning, KHON2 News has won the prestigious Edward R. Murrow Regional Award by the Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA).
Under the Best Use of Video category, the award goes to reporter/ “Wake Up 2day” morning news co-anchor Olena Heu and videographer Taires Hiranaka for their “Marines Homecoming” news story last November.
See their story here:
“I am very proud of Olena and Tai for winning this award for KHON2. They are two of our many rising stars and I'm glad this distinguished organization recognized their good work,” said KHON2 News Director Lori Silva.
The award-winning story will now be entered into the national Murrow Awards, which will be announced later this year.