WLNS-TV was named “Station of the Year”. Michigan Broadcasters Association today.
The station earned the honor after winning numerous awards for its news product and for its promotion team.
The 6 News Company has received worldwide awards for news, sports, weather, digital offerings and community participation, as well as features, special promotions and promotions.
The station received the “Best” award for:
- Participate in the community
- Information issue – June tornado
- Sports – MSU beats Michigan
- New media (all cover)
- New Media – Single Project – Aqui Para Ti (Spanish webcasts)
- Weather – Winter storm
- Feature – Help heal families
- Special – Voices of Veterans
The station received the “For Merit” award for:
- Feature – Reason to fight
- Marketing – Weather
- Information – Gedert is dead
WLNS competed with other stations in Lansing, as well as with Cadillac and Traverse City.