90.5 WESA Reporters Win Vann Awards

May 4, 2018

The Pittsburgh Black Media Federation’s 30th annual Robert L. Vann Media Awards, held May 3 at the University of Pittsburgh, highlighted the power of diverse storytelling and exceptional journalism. Three 90.5 WESA reporters were among the winners.

RADIO PUBLIC AFFAIRS

● An-Li Herring 90.5 WESA

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RADIO NEWS FEATURE

● Virginia Alvino-Young 90.5 WESA

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RADIO BUSINESS NEWS

● Margaret J. Krauss 90.5 WESA

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