WBZ-TV & WBZ NewsRadio 1030 Accept Peabody Award In NYC

BOSTON (CBS) – CBS Boston’s WBZ-TV and WBZ NewsRadio 1030 received a prestigious Peabody Award for Overall Excellence Monday, for their coverage of the Boston Marathon bombings and the week-long manhunt that followed.

In announcing the award last month, the judges noted, “they were just everywhere with non-sensational coverage,” saying, “they helped so many people: the police, victims…everybody.”

The Peabody Awards are given each year by the University of Georgia to “recognize stories that matter.”


  • http://boston.cbslocal.com/2014/08/29/jack-williams-letter-to-wbz-tv-viewers/ Jack Williams’ Letter To WBZ-TV Viewers « CBS Boston

    […] it was true. Rather than whine, we got mad. My colleagues and I were deeply honored to be given a Peabody and a DuPont for our coverage. That’s the highest accolades that any station can […]

blog comments powered by Disqus
Taz Show
Download Weather App

Listen Live