WKOW hosted the Annual Jefferson Awards Gala this week

April 4, 2014 0 Comments
WKOW hosted the Annual Jefferson Awards Gala this week

WKOW hosted the Annual Jefferson Awards Gala this week.  Barb Knopf was the winner chosen to represent WKOW and South Central Wisconsin at the National Awards ceremony in Washington DC this year. Barb has rescued hundreds of horses and is using many of the horses she saved, to save veterans and bring them back from the [...]

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Midwest Broadcast Journalists Association recognizes WKOW

April 4, 2014 0 Comments
Midwest Broadcast Journalists Association recognizes WKOW

The Midwest Broadcast Journalists Association has awarded WKOW with 5 honors: -      1st Place: Documentary/Special “Our Wisconsin: The State of America’s Dairyland” -      1st Place: General Reporting “PTSD From Bullying” -      Award of Merit: WKOW 6:00 P.M. Newscast – 11/21/13 -      Award of Merit: Investigative “WEDC Hire Resigns” -      Award of Merit: Spot News “Fitchburg [...]

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Meet the newest News Producer for WAOW’s Wake Up Wisconsin

March 24, 2014 0 Comments
Meet the newest News Producer for WAOW’s Wake Up Wisconsin

Quincy Newspapers, Inc. would like to welcome Josh Beck to the team. Josh joins us as a News Producer for Wake Up Wisconsin at WAOW. Here’s a little more about Josh. Tell us a little bit about you:  I am 22 years old. I have one sister and was born in Connecticut to a Navy [...]

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Past Quintern Jonece Dunigan receives awards for writing and academic achievements

March 21, 2014 0 Comments
Past Quintern Jonece Dunigan receives awards for writing and academic achievements

Quincy Newspapers Inc. and the Quincy Herald-Whig are very proud of their Quinterns. Jonece Dunigan interned with the Whig in the summer of 2013 and she has been keeping in touch ever since. Jonece is a senior at the University of Mississippi where she isearning a degree in Journalism. While interning in editorial at the [...]

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QNI hosts a Chili Cookoff to benefit the United Way

March 21, 2014 0 Comments
QNI hosts a Chili Cookoff to benefit the United Way

  On March 20th QNI, Quincy Herald-Whig and WGEM employees took part in a chili cookoff to benefit the United Way of Adams County. For only $5 employees were invited to enjoy all-you-can-eat chili at 3 different locations. The event raised over $380 for the United Way. Winners QNI (5th Street) – Jeff Wilson QNI [...]

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Ashley Davis develops her skills as a journalist through Quinternship with KWWL

March 19, 2014 0 Comments
Ashley Davis develops her skills as a journalist through Quinternship with KWWL

My experience as a KWWL Quintern was very positive and has helped me develop my skills as a journalist. I was able to put those skills to use every day as I wrote stories and shoot stories in the Cedar Valley. I was always anxious to go to work every Sunday and Monday, as everyone [...]

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Nichole Lyons sums up her Quinternship at KWWL

March 19, 2014 0 Comments
Nichole Lyons sums up her Quinternship at KWWL

I just wanted to start by saying thank you to everyone at KWWL. I appreciate all the help they’ve given me throughout my 10 weeks here. Michael Crowe let me tag along to his story shoots quite a bit. Bob and Amanda also helped my writing skills improve by critiquing my stories.  I had a [...]

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Winners announced for the 2013 New Jersey Press Association Better Newspaper Contest

February 25, 2014 0 Comments
Winners announced for the 2013 New Jersey Press Association Better Newspaper Contest

Congratulations are in order at the New Jersey Herald – The Herald took home 15 award at the 2013 New Jersey Press Association Better Newspaper Contest including 9 editorial and 6 advertising. The New Jersey Herald competed against several papers, some more than twice its size. Editorial Awards Include: 1st place – Education Writing – [...]

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KTTC Sponsors RAB Home Show

February 18, 2014 0 Comments
KTTC Sponsors RAB Home Show

The Rochester Area Builders hosted their 35th annual Home Show on February 7th, 8th and 9th at the Mayo Civic Center in downtown Rochester, Minnesota.  The show focuses on helping members and non-members promote their construction or renovation based businesses by offering a fun, relaxed setting that the public can attend for a small fee.  [...]

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The Tri States’ CW WGEM sponsors THE LEGO MOVIE screening at the Quincy Mall

February 18, 2014 0 Comments
The Tri States’ CW WGEM sponsors THE LEGO MOVIE screening at the Quincy Mall

The Tri States’ CW WGEM sponsored the Quincy premier screening of the LEGO MOVIE on February 3rd. Tickets were free and 284 people were in attendance. The movie officially opened in Quincy on February 7th.     http://www.thelegomovie.com/

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