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WTVR CBS 6 takes home 14 awards at Emmy®Gala

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Posted at 10:11 PM, Jun 23, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-23 22:11:32-04

BETHESDA, Md. — WTVR CBS 6 took home 14 awards during the Capital Chesapeake Bay Chapter’s 61st Emmy® Awards Gala Saturday night at the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel in Maryland. Television stations throughout Virginia, Maryland, and Washington D.C. competed in categories that included best newscasts, promotions, on-air talent, and video editing.

WTVR won 14 Emmy® Awards, taking home more than any other Richmond station:

  1. Newscast  – Medium Market:  “Central Virginia Under Water”
  2. Newscast – Medium Market: “Historic Tornado Outbreak”
  3. Feature Report: “The Woodcarver of Warsaw”
  4. Business Report: “Made in RVA Hummingbird Gardens”
  5. Health Report: “Colon Cancer In Teens”
  6. Health/Science Report: “Michael Whitten: Dust Bunnies Don’t Stand a Chance
  7. Military Report: “The Sinking of the U.S.S Scorpion”
  8. Education Report: “Building Better Minds: Back to School”
  9. Weather: “Historic Early Season Snowfall Buries Virginia”
  10. Promotion, News Promo: “11 p.m. Spinning Unique Content”
  11. Promotion, News Promo: “Problem Solvers Paper”
  12. Promotion, Single Spot: “Didn’t add up- The Death of Nick Clavier”
  13. Editor Promotions: “CBS 6 RVA Cuts”
  14. Photographer: Brad Wilson