13 WREX wins two Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards, including top prize for Overall Excellence

April 22, 2016 0 Comments
13 WREX wins two Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards, including top prize for Overall Excellence

Quincy family affiliate WREX has been awarded two Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards, including the top honor of Overall Excellence in Region 7. The awards were announced Tuesday morning by the Radio Television Digital News Association. The Edward R. Murrow Awards recognize outstanding achievement in electronic journalism. 13 WREX was the only station in the […]

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KWWL Quintern Grace McNamara reflects on her time in the newsroom

April 21, 2016 0 Comments
KWWL Quintern Grace McNamara reflects on her time in the newsroom

During my Quinternship at KWWL, I learned a wide range of things. Although I came here wanting to learn mostly about reporting, I was fortunate enough to be exposed to every part of the newsroom. It really helped me get a feel for everyone’s contribution. Not only did everyone teach me about the career and help me […]

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The CW Network comes to KWWL 7.2 in September

April 13, 2016 0 Comments
The CW Network comes to KWWL 7.2 in September

(KWWL) – Popular hit shows such as Arrow, the Flash, Supernatural,Vampire Diaries, Jane the Virgin and The 100 will become part of KWWL’s programming offerings in September of 2016. The CW network will air on KWWL 7.2, replacing thisTV and will be available free over the air via antenna as well as most cable and satellite distributors in high definition. The changes […]

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KTIV honored with six Eric Sevareid Awards

April 12, 2016 0 Comments
KTIV honored with six Eric Sevareid Awards

Quincy Media’s Sioux City newsroom, KTIV, has been honored with six Eric Sevareid awards at this year’s Midwest Broadcast Journalists Association Awards held Saturday, March 9 in Bloomington, Minnesota. Three awards were first place honors! Read the whole story here.

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WVVA athlete turns to a career as a sports reporter

February 29, 2016 0 Comments
WVVA athlete turns to a career as a sports reporter

Victoria Doyle is currently a fifth-year senior at Bluefield College majoring in Communications with a minor in Athletic Coaching. She just finished her final season as a member of the Bluefield College women’s soccer team—serving as a two-year captain. As a child, Victoria watched and played any sport she could. As she watched SportsCenter day […]

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Exploring career options at WVVA

February 25, 2016 0 Comments
Exploring career options at WVVA

WVVA’s newest Quintern, Katherine Mitchell, is currently a senior at Bluefield State College working to pursue her bachelor’s degree. As a small town child she says she would always tell her family and friends that she wanted to be on television as she watched the local news. When she started her journey in higher education […]

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A Quinternship with the Herald-Whig can take you where you want to go

February 22, 2016 0 Comments
A Quinternship with the Herald-Whig can take you where you want to go

Bryce Moore is a junior at Quincy University pursuing a degree in communications and public relations. He is currently news editor for the Falcon, Quincy University’s student newspaper. Bryce is spending his Quinternship with the interactive team at the Whig. He believes this is a great opportunity for him because social media and online media […]

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The Herald-Whig’s new Quintern is going places

February 19, 2016 0 Comments
The Herald-Whig’s new Quintern is going places

Kelsie Schlager wants to live in a world where winters don’t exist, fuzzy socks are acceptable all the time, and puppies are free. As a senior at Culver-Stockton College, she plans to graduate this spring with a bachelor’s degree in communication. With skills from working at the student newspaper – the Megaphone – and being a […]

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Recent grad Samantha Wensel joins the WQOW interactive team

February 17, 2016 0 Comments
Recent grad Samantha Wensel joins the WQOW interactive team

Quincy newsroom WQOW welcomes new Quintern Samantha Wensel! Samantha recently graduated from UW-Eau Claire and is working with Internet Director Emily Van Ort. Samantha graduated with an English Creative Writing major and a Journalism minor. While at UW-Eau Claire she worked as a senior producer for Blugold Radio for two semesters. “I am looking forward […]

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New Jersey Herald recognized in 15 categories at NJPA contest

February 17, 2016 0 Comments
New Jersey Herald recognized in 15 categories at NJPA contest

The New Jersey Herald has taken top honors in 15 categories of the New Jersey Press Association’s Better Newspaper Contest. The awards, which will be formally presented when the NJPA holds its gala awards dinner and ceremony in April, were received by the Herald in the NJPA’s 2015 competition. In doing so, the Herald nabbed […]

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