Awards were handed out to broadcast stations in nineteen categories at the annual Granite Mike Awards sponsored by the New Hampshire Association of Broadcasters (NHAB) on Thursday, October 17th at Manchester Country Club.
The winners of the night in the Station of the Year category were WCNL Country AM 1010 and WMUR-TV for radio and television, respectively. 95.7 (WZID-FM) and New Hampshire Public Television were runners up in the Station of the Year category.
Other noted winners this evening were for the best Radio Morning Show Team, where 103.7 WKNE-FM: Steve and Teri In The Morning took home first place honors. First place awards for best Public Service Campaign went to 98.7 The Bay (WBYY-FM) for their work on “Bay Bosom Buddies” and WMUR TV for “NH Food Bank.”
WMUR was the night’s biggest winner with nine first place awards. View the complete list of winners here.
Established in 1954, the New Hampshire Association (NHAB) of Broadcasters is the only voluntary, statewide trade organization serving the Granite State’s over-the-air radio and television stations. The Association’s key responsibilities include assisting its members with general and broadcast-specific business challenges and assisting in the networking of fellow broadcasters. The NHAB aims to promote broadcasting as a viable and exciting career choice by offering annual scholarships and maintaining an online database of available jobs for individuals searching for a career in radio or television, as well as the opportunity to post a resume online.