Outstanding Achievement Awards Results

The 2017 Outstanding Achievement Awards have been judged, and the results are here. Congratulations to this year's winners, and THANK YOU to everyone who entered. Oklahoma broadcasters continue to set high standards for our industry.

Awards will be presented at the annual Awards Banquet on Friday, April 20, 2018, at the River Spirit Casino Resort in Tulsa. Registration information for the awards banquet and the upcoming OAB Convention will be mailed on February 16.

Best of Show was determined by number of awards and individual scores for each award.

2017 OAA: Television Division

Best of Show

KWTV, Oklahoma City

Evening NewscastKWTVNews 9 at 5pm
Morning NewsKOCOKOCO 5 Morning News
WeathercastKOCOFirst Alert Forecast
SportscastKOKISports with Nathan Thompson
Investigative ReportingKOKHWyrick Supreme Court Investigation
Spot NewsKOTVBetty Shelby Trial Verdict
Spot WeatherKWTVSevere Winds Flip Trucks, Damages Metro Homes
General NewsKFORDiagnosis: Deception
News Topicals & TSRsKTULBackyard Chickens
Feature—SeriesKFORThe Girl Scout Murders: 40 Years Later
Feature—SingleOETAPaul Moore—Monument Man
Franchise ReportingKFORPay It Forward: Making a Difference in the Community
Photography—FeatureKOCOCommunity Cemetery Project
Photography—SpotKWTVDeadly Tornado Hits Elk City
General Image PromotionKRSUCherokee Artists
News Image PromotionKWTVOn the Scene, On the Story
Weather Image PromotionKWTVCan’t Fake It
Sports Image PromotionKWTVSports Betting
Long-Form Programming—GeneralKWTVOklahoma At Work: Economic Uncertainty
Long-Form Programming—SportsKOKIFOX23’s Countdown to Kickoff:
Big 12 Championship Pregame Show
GraphicsKFORKFOR News Animations

2017 OAA: Non-metro Radio Division

Best of Show

KTFX, Muskogee

Personality of the Year

Cliff & Katey & The Fun Country Morning Show
KTFX, Muskogee

NewscastKICMNovember 20 Newscast
Play By PlayKXLSKremlin-Hillsdale Upsets Lomega For Class B Gold Ball
Spot WeatherKWOXIce Storm Coverage
FeatureKNEDRainbow Temple
Commercial Announcement1st: KTFX
2nd: KICM
3rd: KOSB
Mr. Glass: The Shower
Fitz U Designs: Movie Trailer
Vance Auto: 'Twas The Day Before Bedlam
WebsiteKWON/KYFM/ KRIG/KPGMBartlesvilleradio.com
General Image PromotionKEOKSocial Media Promo
News/Weather/Sports ImageKYKCStreaming
Station Event PromotionKOFMMake A Wish Fundraiser 2017
Special ProgrammingKOSBInterview With Witness of Las Vegas Mass Shooting

2017 OAA: Metro Radio Division

Best of Show

KRMG, Tulsa

NewscastKRMGMorning News with Dan Potter
General NewsKGOUAs Cities Remove Confederate Monuments,
Cherokees Grapple With Civil War Past
Feature–SingleKGOUFor Families Who Have Kids with Special Needs,
Interactions With Law Enforcement
Feature–SeriesKWGSThe State of Journalism
General Image PromotionKFAQ/KHTT/ KBEZ/KVOO/KXBLTalk Radio 1170 Makes Your Smart Speaker Smarter
Station Event PromotionKJYODarci Lynne Homecoming Show
Special ProgrammingKWGSRace Relations and Policing in Tulsa:
Where Should We Go From Here?

Community Service Awards

Radio Division

KJYOOklahoma City
KXXYOklahoma City

Television Division

KWTVOklahoma City

A recognition trophy will be sent to the winning stations.