PHILADELPHIA, PA – October 12, 2020 – Entercom, home to the nation’s most influential collection of podcasts, digital and broadcast audio content, and premium live events and experiences, is proud to congratulate KNX 1070 News Radio (KNX-AM) for being awarded a National Murrow Award, presented by the Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA). Southern California’s only 24-hour news and traffic station was recognized for its outstanding achievements in electronic journalism in the award’s Overall Excellence in Large Market Radio category.
“The Edward R. Murrow Awards are the most prestigious awards in radio, television and digital news and I congratulate the entire KNX team on a very well-deserved honor,” said Jeff Federman, Regional President, Entercom Southern California. “In a year like no other, KNX delivers its consumers a trusted and proven source for the vital information they rely on. I’m once again humbled to work with such a dedicated and hard-working group.”
The Murrow Awards are the embodiment of the values, principles and standards set forth by Edward R. Murrow, a journalism pioneer who set the standards for the highest quality of broadcast journalism. Murrow Award-winning stories put public interest above all else, provide a catalyst for public discussion, and adhere to the RTDNA Code of Ethics.
A full list of 2020 National Murrow Award winners can be found here.
Entercom was awarded 23 Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards in May.
About Entercom Communications Corp.
Entercom Communications Corp. (NYSE: ETM), home to the nation’s most influential collection of podcasts, digital and broadcast content, and premium live events and experiences, engages over 170 million consumers each month. With presence in every major U.S. market, and accessible on every device, Entercom delivers the industry’s most compelling live and on-demand content and experiences from voices and influencers its communities trust and love. The company’s robust portfolio of assets and integrated solutions offer advertisers today’s most engaged audiences through targeted reach, brand amplification and local activation—all at national scale. Entercom is the unrivaled leader in local radio sports and news and the #1 creator of live, original local audio content in the U.S. Learn more at www.entercom.com, Facebook and Twitter (@Entercom).