Crystal Radio Award winners named by NAB


NAB Crystal Radio AwardsTen radio stations from across the nation were honored Tuesday in Las Vegas at the NAB Show for their outstanding year-round commitment to community service. Here are the winners of the 2012 NAB Crystal Radio Awards.

[Click on the call letters for NAB’s description of the community service activities by each recipient which earned them the award.]

KBOW-AM   Butte, MT KVOE-AM   Emporia, KS
KCVM-FM   Cedar Falls, IA KYW-AM   Philadelphia, PA
KNDE-FM   College Station, TX WKRQ-FM   Cincinnati, OH
KNOM-AM   Nome, AK WREW-FM   Cincinnati, OH
KTMY-FM   Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN WSOY-AM   Decatur, IL

Tuesday’s NAB Show Radio Luncheon also featured a presentation of the NAB Crystal Heritage Award to KUZZ-FM Bakersfield, CA and a keynote address from entertainer Donny Osmond. Major League Baseball radio broadcaster Bob Uecker was inducted into the NAB Broadcasting Hall of Fame.