by Channel 2 News staff and The Associated Press
Sunday, June 13, 2010
ANCHORAGE, Alaska -- KTUU's Channel 2 Newshour has received the Associated Press Television-Radio Association's 2010 Mark Twain Award for Best 60-Minute News Broadcast among small to midsize TV stations in Western states.
Several broadcasters were in the running for the Class 2 award, which is given to the best one-hour newscast produced by a TV station with fewer than 50 newsroom employees.
Many other Mark Twain Award winners were named during the association's 63rd annual awards ceremony, held Saturday night at Disneyland's Paradise Pier Hotel in Anaheim, Calif.