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WHIO wins Ohio AP Awards

Published: Sunday, May 21, 2017 @ 8:23 PM

 WHIO had several winners in the Ohio Associated Press Media Editors’ 2016 newspaper and broadcast contests.

Byron Stirsman won Best Photographer, while Stirsman and James Brown were awarded first place for Best Feature Reporting. The duo also won second place for Best Sports Feature.

WHIO’s Digital Team won second place in Ohio for both radio and television. McCall Vrydaghs won second place for Best Weathercast.

WHIO received the regional Edward R. Morrow awards for Breaking News Coverage on the “Hunt for Brookville shooter,” and Sky7, the video drone photography aircraft flown by Eric Dietrich and Ty Greenless.