Big Honor For NMSU Student TV Newscast

Mar 21, 2013

  The student television newscast produced by the New Mexico State University journalism department is being honored for the third year in a row.  News 22, which airs on KRWG-TV, has placed in the top 3 in Society of Professional Journalists Region 9 Mark of Excellence Award for Best All-Around Newscast.

Also up for awards:  News 22 sports anchor and producer Stephanie Flores for Best Sports Reporting and reporter Katie Bieri for Best In-Depth Reporting.  The winners will be announced at the April Region 9 conference in Santa Fe.

Fred Martino spoke with News 22 anchor/reporter and Assignment/Web Editor Zach Rael about the student broadcast.