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ENTERCOM RECEIVES 10 2019 ASSOCIATED PRESS TELEVISION AND RADIO ASSOCIATION AWARDSKCBS All News in San Francisco Recognized with Top Honors in Eight Categorie

PHILADELPHIA, PA – May 6, 2020 – Entercom, a leading media and entertainment company and one of the two largest radio broadcasters in the U.S., is the proud recipient of 10 2019 Associated Press Television and Radio Association Awards (APTRA). The organization honors outstanding journalism across thirteen western states. KCBS All News (KCBS-AM / KFRC-FM), The Bay Area’s News Leader, received first place in eight categories, including top honor “Outstanding News Operation,” and second place in two categories, topping last year’s number of first place wins. The station won two awards for its local “I’m Listening” programming, an extension of Entercom’s annual, yearlong “I’m Listening” mental health awareness initiative.

Full list of KCBS All News award wins below. Audio from winning submissions can be found here.

Outstanding News Operation

First Place

KCBS All News (KCBS-AM)

San Francisco, CA

Best Evening Newscast

First Place

KCBS All News (KCBS-AM)

San Francisco, CA

“4pm News, 9/15/19”

Best Documentary

First Place

KCBS All News (KCBS-AM)

San Francisco, CA

“I’m Listening”

Keith Menconi

Best Special Programming

First Place

KCBS All News (KCBS-AM)

San Francisco, CA

“I’m Listening”

Keith Menconi

Best Public Service

First Place

KCBS All News (KCBS-AM)

San Francisco, CA

“Broken Systems”

Stan Bunger

Best Spot News Coverage

First Place

KCBS All News (KCBS-AM)

San Francisco, CA

“Days of Wind and Fire”

Best Reporter

First Place

KCBS All News (KCBS-AM)

San Francisco, CA

Holly Quan

Second Place

KCBS All News (KCBS-AM)

San Francisco, CA

Doug Sovern

Best Enterprise Reporting

First Place

KCBS All News (KCBS-AM)

San Francisco, CA

Doug Sovern

“A Desperate Frontier: Death And Dreams In El Salvador”

Best Weather Reporting

Second Place

KCBS All News (KCBS-AM)

San Francisco, CA

“2019 Flood”

A full list of 2019 Associated Press Television and Radio Association contest winners can be found here.

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