Journal Broadcast Group’s Country KFDI-FM Wichita, KS and members of its news team were recognized by The Kansas Association of Broadcasters with three Awards of Excellence on 8/19. KFDI and its news team received awards for: Best Large Market Complete Severe Weather Coverage: George Lawson, John Wright, Marc LaVoie, Matthew Harding, Jacob Weston and Kyle McCaskey Best Large Market Spot News Coverage: Marc LaVoie, “McConnell AFB KC-46A Announcement” Honorable Mention Large Market Complete Newscast: Dan Dillon and John Wright, “Wichita Gas Leak.”
“We are honored to have our news professionals recognized for their success and commitment to our community,” said Justin Case, operations manager for Journal Broadcast Group–Wichita Operations. “This accomplishment is a real testament to the dedication and excellence our team brings to their work every day. We are proud of these accomplishments and remain committed to keeping our listeners informed and safe.” Today’s KFDI-FM 101.3 is one of six stations serving the Wichita market that are owned by Journal Broadcast Group. The awards will be presented during the annual KAB convention on 10/21 in Manhattan, KS.