Denver7 honored with 5 Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards, including Overall Excellence

Five entries will be entered into national competition
Posted at 9:46 AM, May 12, 2020

Denver7 (KMGH-TV) is honored to have been awarded five 2020 Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards by the Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA), including the Overall Excellence Award, for news coverage in 2019.

The news team won awards for large-market television in Region 3, which covers Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, Utah and Wyoming.

Denver7 was honored with the Overall Excellence Award for the second year in a row. The station also won the national Overall Excellence Award in 2019.

Denver7 was also honored with Murrow Awards for Multimedia, Excellence in Social Media for “The Heart of Our Colorado,” Newscast for our “Shots Fired at Stem School,” and News Documentary for “Dying for Help: A Mental Health Crisis in Clear View.”

The five award-winning entries will now be entered for the national competitions in those categories. The winners of the national Edward R. Murrow Awards will be announced in June.