PAB Awards Competition

Awards for Excellence in Broadcasting

This competition encourages professional performance among radio and television stations in our state. All stations are encouraged to participate.

2022 Winners List

Radio Winners

Outstanding Use of Digital Media 2022

WDIY

WDIY Phone App

 

Outstanding Use of Digital Media 2022

WGTY

The Froggy Virtual Jam 2021

 

Outstanding Use of Digital Media 2022

WQSU

WQSU Social Media

 

Outstanding Use of Digital Media 2022

WDAD Digital Department

It’s A Wonderful Life Christmas Parade

 

Outstanding Use of Digital Media 2022

KYW

KYW Newsradio: Hurricane Ida Continuing Coverage

 

Outstanding Use of Digital Media 2022

Beasley Media Group

Rock Breakdown

 

Outstanding Use of Digital Media 2022

KDKA-AM

High School Football Game of Week Coverage

 

Outstanding Radio Promotional Announcement/Contest 2022

WQXA-FM

105.7 THE X Parents Promo

 

Outstanding Radio Promotional Announcement/Contest 2022

WLER

Jones Turkey Drop

 

Outstanding Radio Promotional Announcement/Contest 2022

WBEB-FM

B101’s What Will It Bee???

 

Outstanding Radio Public Service Announcement/Campaign 2022

WBHV-FM. WOWY-FM, WLEJ-FM, WZWW-FM

B94.5 B Green

 

Outstanding Radio Public Service Announcement/Campaign 2022

WBZZ

100.7 Star & Shults Ford Turkeython

 

Outstanding Radio Public Service Announcement/Campaign 2022

WEZX

Kentucky CareAvan Disaster Relief

 

Outstanding Radio Feature Story/Report/Series 2022

WCCS-AM-1160 & 101.1 FM

Still In the Game

 

Outstanding Radio Feature Story/Report/Series 2022

WLVR

Hyundai for a home: Lehigh Valley family of 5 lives out of car

 

Outstanding Radio Feature Story/Report/Series 2022

WESA

Memories of Those Lost On Flight 93

Reverberate From The Tower Of Voices

 

Outstanding Radio Feature Story/Report/Series 2022

WMMR

WMMR Remembers September 11, 20 Years Later

 

Outstanding Radio Feature Story/Report/Series 2022

KYW

20 Years of “A Child’s Celebration”

 

Outstanding Radio Feature Story/Report/Series 2022

WDIY

“Buy American”: Joe Biden promotes US Manufacturing During Mack Trucks Visit

WDIY Local News

 

Outstanding Radio Feature Story/Report/Series 2022

Pa. PBS/WVIA

Keystone Edition: Kids Count

 

Outstanding Radio Feature Story/Report/Series 2022

WDIY

Bethlehem Mounted Police’s Patrol Horses

WDIY Special News Feature

 

Outstanding Radio Feature Story/Report/Series 2022

Pa. PBS/WVIA

Dushore Resident Marks 9/11 To Remember the Fallen

 

Outstanding Radio Public Affairs Program/Program Series 2022

WILK

WILK’s Special Edition – May 22, 2021

 

Outstanding Radio Public Affairs Program/Program Series 2022

WDIY

Upcoming Elections with Tim Ramos, Matt Turek & Steve Lynch

LV Discourse

 

Outstanding Radio Public Affairs Program/Program Series 2022

WESA

Summer In The City: A Special Episode of Pittsburgh Explainer

 

Outstanding Radio Public Affairs Program/Program Series 2022

KYW

I’m Listening: A “Flashpoint” Special

 

Outstanding Radio Public Affairs Program/Program Series 2022

WDIY

Social Determinants of Health with LVHN’s Dr. Brian Nester

HealthBEAT

 

Outstanding Radio Public Affairs Program/Program Series 2022

WABT-FM

Kilene’s Kitchen

 

Outstanding Radio Public Affairs Program/Program Series 2022

WFYL 1180 AM

WE THE KIDS – Episode 29: “Liberty Requires Sacrifice”

 

Outstanding Local Radio Newscast 2022

WNNK-FM

WINKWatch News

 

Outstanding Local Radio Newscast 2022

WLVR

WLVR Newscast Entry

 

Outstanding Local Radio Newscast 2022

KYW

Philadelphia’s Morning News: The Impact of Ida

 

Outstanding Radio Commercial 2022

WNBT-FM, WOGA-FM, WNDA-AM, WZBF-FM

Diehl’s Flowers

 

Outstanding Radio Commercial 2022

WGTY/WYCR

Hanover Concrete Christmas Elves

 

Outstanding Radio Commercial 2022

WOGI

Concert Seasons Greatest Hits

 

Outstanding Radio Coverage of a Local Sporting Event 2022

WEJL-AM

Valley View vs Scranton Prep for Lackawanna Championship

 

Outstanding Radio Coverage of a Local Sporting Event 2022

WKOK

Shikellamy Football on WKOK

Mount Carmel at Shikellamy

 

Outstanding Radio Coverage of a Local Sporting Event 2022

KDKA-FM

Ben Rothlisberger’s Final Game At Heinz Field

 

Outstanding Radio Coverage of a Local Sporting Event 2022

WXDX-FM

5/18/21-Pittsburgh Penguins vs New York Islanders

Round 1, Game 2, 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs

 

Outstanding Local Radio Personality/Team 2022

WPEN

The Anthony Gargano Show

 

Outstanding Local Radio Personality/Team 2022

WEEU

Mornings with Mike

 

Outstanding Local Radio Personality/Team 2022

WBHV-FM

The Morning Getaway on B94.5

 

Outstanding Station Sponsored Event 2022

WCTO-FM

Jingle Jam 2021

 

Outstanding Station Sponsored Event 2022

WCCS/WDAD/WLCY/WQMU

Job Fair 2021-A Total Approach to Recruitment

 

Outstanding Station Sponsored Event 2022

WCFT-FM, WRBG-FM, WQBG-FM, WNNA-FM, WHNA-FM

Donation Drive for KY tornado victims

 

Outstanding Station Sponsored Event 2022

WCFT-FM, WRBG-FM, WQBG-FM, WNNA-FM, WHNA-FM

Lura’s Walk For Good

 

Outstanding Station Sponsored Event 2022

WOGL-FM

WOGL Loves Our Kids Radiothon 2021

 

Outstanding COVID Feature Story/Report 2022

WESA

Pennsylvania’s Elderly Rely on Younger Relatives, Strangers on Facebook

To get COVID-19 Vaccine

 

Outstanding COVID Feature Story/Report 2022

Cumulus Media Harrisburg

People & Perspectives Cookies For Caregivers

 

Outstanding COVID Feature Story/Report 2022

WLVR

“I thought I was going to die in there”

Lehigh County inmate recalls time in jail during COVID-19 surge

 

Judges’ Merit-Radio 2022

KDKA

What’s Good In Your Hood

Sean Gibson, Founder of the Josh Gibson Foundation

 

Judges’ Merit-Radio 2022

WMMR

40 Years of Pierre Robert on WMMR

 

Judges’ Merit-Radio 2022

KYW

Philadelphia’s “Trial of the Year”

U.S. v Johnny Doc and Bobby Henon

 

Judges’ Merit-Radio 2022

WQSU

Home Assistant

 

Judges’ Merit-Radio 2022

WLEV-FM

Shave for the Brave

TV Winners

Outstanding Television Use of Digital Media 2022

WNEP-TV

The Iran Hostage Crisis

444 Days and 40 Years Later

 

Outstanding Television Use of Digital Media 2022

WTAE-TV

COVID-19 Digital Resources

 

Outstanding Television Promotional Announcement/Series 2022

WPMT FOX43

12 Scams of Christmas Promo

 

Outstanding Television Promotional Announcement/Series 2022

WTAJ-TV

Main Street Mafia

 

Outstanding Television Promotional Announcement/Series 2022

WPVI-TV

Weather Or Not

 

Outstanding Television Public Service Announcement/Campaign 2022

PTN

COVID-19 Vaccine Campaign Part 1

 

Outstanding Television Public Service Announcement/Campaign 2022

WQED-TV

A Matter of Trust: COVID Vaccines

 

Outstanding Television Public Service Announcement/Campaign 2022

WTAE-TV

9/11 Always Remember

 

Outstanding Television Feature Story/Report/Series 2022

WPHL-TV

Bittersweet Memories

 

Outstanding Television Feature Story/Report/Series 2022

WQED-TV

Comfort Food: Baking for the Flight 93 Families

 

Outstanding Television Feature Story/Report/Series 2022

PHL17

Two Women On the Frontlines Of The

Opioid Epidemic

 

Outstanding Television Feature Story/Report/Series 2022

WGAL-TV

Uncovered: History On Film

 

Outstanding Television Feature Story/Report/Series 2022

WHTM-TV

Remembering 9/11: 20 Days to Commemorate 20 Years

 

Outstanding Television Feature Story/Report/Series 2022

WICU-TV

SNAP Benefits PA

 

Outstanding Television Feature Story/Report/Series 2022

WFMZ-TV

Gone But Not Forgotten

 

Outstanding Television Feature Story/Report/Series 2022

WTAJ-TV

Students Life Saving Invention Earns Patent

 

Outstanding Television Feature Story/Report/Series 2022

WHP-TV

The Survivor

 

Outstanding Television Feature Story/Report/Series 2022

WPMT-TV

Rebuilding the Ground that Feeds Us

FOX43 Reveals

 

Outstanding Television Feature Story/Report/Series 2022

WBRE/WYOU-TV

The Gift of Sight

 

Outstanding Television Public Affairs Program/Program Series 2022

WQED-TV

VOICES

 

Outstanding Television Public Affairs Program/Program Series 2022

Pa. PBS/WVIA

Battling Opioids – Part Eight

 

Outstanding Television Spot News Coverage 2022

FOX56 WOLF-TV

Two Charged In Teen Abduction

 

Outstanding Television Spot News Coverage 2022

WJAC-TV

School Shooting Plot

 

Outstanding Television Spot News Coverage 2022

WPMT-TV

Ida Flooding

 

Outstanding Television Spot News Coverage 2022

WHP-TV

The Search for Giana and Aaminah Vicosa

Continuing Coverage

 

Outstanding Television Spot News Coverage 2022

WTAJ-TV

Tyrone House Explosion

 

Outstanding Television Spot News Coverage 2022

WPXI-TV

WPXI Spot News: 1-79 Bush Crash, October Tornados & Ida Flooding

 

Outstanding Television Breaking News Report 2022

WGAL-TV

The Search for Robert Vicosa

 

Outstanding Television Breaking News Report 2022

WTAE-TV

Shots Fired Inside Mall

 

Outstanding Television Coverage of a Local Sporting Event 2022

WPMT-TV

Hershey Bears Hockey on FOX43

 

Outstanding Television Coverage of a Local Sporting Event 2022

WTAE-TV

Black and Gold Primetime

 

Outstanding Television Coverage of a Local Sporting Event 2022

WICU-TV

1130am NFL Update Show

 

Outstanding Television Coverage of a Local Sporting Event 2022

FOX56 WOLF-TV

Lehigh V Bucknell

 

Outstanding Documentary Program 2022

WTAE-TV

Chronicle: Remembering 9/11

 

Outstanding Documentary Program 2022

WBRE/WYOU-TV

Veterans Voices: Honoring Those Who Serve 2021

 

Outstanding Documentary Program 2022

WHTM-TV

Remembering 9/11

 

Outstanding Television Investigative Story/Report/Series 2022

WPXI-TV

Contact Tracing Data Failures

 

Outstanding Television Investigative Story/Report/Series 2022

WPMT-TV

The Price of Politics: A FOX43 Capitol Beat Investigation

 

Outstanding Television Investigative Story/Report/Series 2022

WHTM-TV

Hacking PA’s New Unemployment System

 

Outstanding Television Investigative Story/Report/Series 2022

WBRE/WYOU-TV

Tracking A Killer: Harold David Haulman III

 

Outstanding COVID Feature Story/Report 2022

WPMT-TV

Rise on Covid-19 Cases Worry Business Owners

 

Outstanding COVID Feature Story/Report 2022

WHP-TV

How COVID-19 Ravaged Pennsylvania’s

Long-Term Care Facilities

 

Outstanding COVID Feature Story/Report 2022

WHTM-TV

The Lighter Side of Another Dark Year

 

Outstanding COVID Feature Story/Report 2022

WPXI-TV

A Daughter’s Race Against Time to Save Her Parents

 

Outstanding COVID Feature Story/Report 2022

WTAE-TV

Nursing Home Vaccination Rates

 

Judges’ Merit-TV-2022

WPVI-TV

6abc Discovery: What is Bitcoin?

 

Judges’ Merit-TV-2022

WFMZ-TV

2021 StartUp Lehigh Valley

 

Judges’ Merit-TV-2022

FOX56 WOLF-TV

Haunted Discovery

 

Judges’ Merit-TV-2022

Pa. PBS/WVIA

The Swingin’ Jazz Nutcracker Suite

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