2020 Outstanding Achievement Awards Results

The 2020 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.

Stations will be recognized during the OAB 2021 Virtual Convention. Date and Time to be announced.

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

Television Division

Best of Show

KWTV, Oklahoma City

Evening NewscastKWTVNews 9 at 10pm
Morning NewsKWTVNews 9 in the Morning
WeathercastKWTVNews 9 Weather with David Payne
SportscastKXII10pm Sportscast
Investigative ReportingKOKHFox 25 Investigates: Oklahoma City’s Hidden Homeless Crisis
Spot NewsKOCOOklahoma City Unrest
Spot WeatherKWTVPauls Valley & Springer Tornadoes
General NewsKOCOICU Nurse Loses Family to COVID
News Topicals & TSRsKOKIThe Toxic Legacy of Agent Orange
Feature—SeriesKOCOBlack History Month: Meals with Local Legends
Feature—SingleKOCOHardy’s Heartbeat
Franchise ReportingKOTVTulsa Race Massacre: 100 Years Later
Photography—FeatureKJRHA Gem in the Rough
Photography—SpotKOCOProtests and Tear Gas
General Image PromotionKWTVOklahoma’s Own Originals: The Storm Chasers
News Image PromotionKOTVTulsa Race Massacre
Weather Image PromotionKFORThe Nation’s First Tornado Alert
Sports Image PromotionKWTVOur Heisman
Long-Form Programming—GeneralKFOR/KAUT1970-01-01 09:02:00
Long-Form Programming—SportsKOKICountdown to Kickoff: OU vs Texas
Civil Discourse and Social ChangeKOKHFox 25 Virtual Town Hall: Building Bridges
Pandemic ResponseKOKHUntold Stories of COVID-19: At Death’s Doorstep
Election CoverageKWTVNews 9 Election Coverage: From OKC to D.C.
GraphicsKFOR2020 Graphics

Non-Metro Radio Division

Best of Show

KICM, Ardmore

NewscastKECO5pm Newscast
SportscastKECOThe Skinny on Sports Report
Play by PlayKWON/KPGMOKWU Beats Ottawa
Commercial Announcement1st: KKZU
2nd: KOFM
3rd: KOFM
Branbar Liquor: Effen Vodka
Top Choice Mechanical: On the Case
A1 Plumbing: Stuck
Station Image PromotionKWEYKWEY 50th Birthday Celebration
Feature StoryKICMKICM Kid’s Korner: Big Brother’s Ice Cream
Station Event PromotionKICMKICM Homeland Big Grocery Grab
Long Form ProgrammingKPNC/KLORE.W Marland Strikes Oil: A Day That Changed Ponca City Forever
Video Streaming SportsKICMRingling vs Thomas Football
Video Streaming GeneralKICMLone Grove FBC Service
Civil Discourse and Social ChangeKWON/KYFM
Protest Downtown Bartlesville
Pandemic ResponseKOSBTriple Play’s COVID-19 Response
Personality of the YearKOFMAlan Clepper

Metro Radio Division

Best of Show

KRMG, Tulsa

NewscastKRMGMorning News
General NewsKRMGOfficer Zarkeshan Comes Home
Feature StoryKGOUCancer Survivor Inspires Hikes in Oklahoma to Experience Healing, Nature, and Community
Station Image PromotionKVOOKVOO 98.5 The Bull Launch
Station Event PromotionKWENK95.5 Collects 955 Bikes for Kids
Video Streaming GeneralKRMGTPD Fundraiser
Civil Discourse and Social ChangeKGOUDid George Floyd’s Death Affect Oklahoma’s Elections?
Pandemic ResponseKGOUOklahoma Performance Venues Hit Hard by COVID-19 Pandemic
Election CoverageKRMGElection Night 2020
Personality of the YearKRMGDan Potter

2020 Community Service Awards

Radio Division

KLVVPonca City
KJTH/KZTHPonca City/Oklahoma City

Television Division

KFOROklahoma City
KOCOOklahoma City
KOKHOklahoma City
KWTVOklahoma City
OETAOklahoma City