The North Carolina Associated Press Broadcasters has once again honored WRAL-TV as the Outstanding News Operation in the division one television contest. WRAL-TV took home that top honor for the second year running. The station won a total of nine first place awards and three honorable mentions.
“Very impressive!” said WRAL-TV News Director Rick Gall to his staff. “Congratulations and thanks to all who contributed! “
The awards were presented on Saturday, April 9, 2011, in Burlington, NC.
The North Carolina Associated Press Broadcasters Association held the ceremony as part of its annual meeting at the Ramada Convention Center. The morning session featured a program on social media. U.S. Senator Richard Burr delivered the keynote address at the awards luncheon.