HPR News General Assignment Reporter Molly Solomon was recognized today with a 2016 regional Edward R. Murrow Award for her continuing coverage of the controversial construction of the Thirty Meter Telescope. See a compilation of the series here.
The announcement came from the Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA). The Edward R. Murrow Awards recognize the best electronic journalism produced by radio, television and online news organizations around the world.
"Our winners shed light on important issues and solve problems in their communities," said RTDNA Executive Director Mike Cavender. "We're proud to recognize their achievements."
This year, RTDNA received over 4300 entries and awarded 654 regional Awards in 14 categories, including Overall Excellence, Breaking News, Investigative Reporting, and Website. Complete list of Award winners.