59th ANNUAL

GOLDEN MIKE AWARDS®

2008 COMPLETE WINNERS LIST


LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS


DR. GEORGE FISCHBECK
LARRY KING


TV CATEGORIES  RADIO CATEGORIES 


TV WINNERS


TV-1
BEST NEWS BROADCAST - 60 MINUTES
Airing between 4 PM and Midnight only
DIV. A KCAL-TV "KCAL-9 NEWS AT 10 PM"
DIV. B KEYT-TV "KEY NEWS AT 6 PM"

TV-2
BEST NEWS BROADCAST - 30 MINUTES OR LESS
Airing between 4 PM and Midnight only
DIV. A KNBC-TV "CHANNEL 4 NEWS AT 11"
DIV. B KEYT-TV "KEY NEWS AT 11"

TV-3
BEST DAYTIME NEWS BROADCAST - ANY LENGTH
Airing between Midnight and 4 PM
DIV. A KTTV-TV "GOOD DAY LA"
DIV. B NO AWARD

TV-4 - BEST SPORTS SEGMENT DIV. A NO AWARD
DIV. B NO AWARD

TV-5 - BEST WEATHER SEGMENT DIV. A KSWB-TV "KYLE HUNTER WEATHER"
DIV. B NO AWARD

TV-6 - BEST TRAFFIC REPORT DIV. A NO AWARD
DIV. B NO AWARD

TV-7 - BEST NEWSCAST WRITING DIV. A NO AWARD
DIV. B NO AWARD

TV-8 - BEST INDIVIDUAL WRITING DIV. A KNSD-TV "BORDER SNATCHINGS"
DIV. B NO AWARD

TV-9 - BEST SPORTS REPORTING DIV. A KTTV-TV "DOMINICAN DODGERS"
DIV. B KSBY-TV "IN THE CAGE WITH CHUCK LIDDELL"

TV-10 - BEST SPOT NEWS REPORTING DIV. A KNBC-TV "TRAINS COLLIDE"
DIV. B KOCE-TV "SANTIAGO FIRE"

TV-11 - BEST LIVE COVERAGE OF A NEWS STORY DIV. A KTTV-TV/KCOP-TV "METROLINK CRASH"
DIV. B KPSP-TV "MOTHER PLEADS WITH SON IN STAND-OFF"

TV-12 - BEST ORIGINAL NEWS COMMENTARY, NEWS ANALYSIS, STATION EDITORIAL OR SERIES OF EDITORIALS ONE DIVISION KCET-TV "COMMENTARY"

TV-13 - BEST DOCUMENTARY DIV. A KNBC-TV "DIABETES: CHALLENGES AND BREAK-THROUGHS"
DIV. B BURBANK TV6 "NAGORNO KARABAKH, ARTSAKH: THE STRUGGLE FOR FREEDOM"

TV-14 - BEST NEWS PUBLIC AFFAIRS PROGRAM DIV. A KCET-TV "SOCAL CONNECTED"
DIV. B NO AWARD

TV-15 - BEST NEWS REPORTING DIV. A KTTV-TV "THE COUNCILWOMAN AND THE GANGSTER"
DIV. B NO AWARD

TV-16 - BEST NEWS REPORTING BY A CABLE OR BROADCAST NETWORK ONE DIVISION FOX NEWS CHANNEL "BILL CLINTON LIVE BREAKING NEWS INTERVIEW"

TV-17 - BEST HARD NEWS SERIES REPORTING DIV. A KMEX-TV "TOBASCO, BAJO EN AGUA"
DIV. B KCET-TV "AIDS IN TIJUANA"

TV-18 - BEST LIGHT NEWS SERIES REPORTING DIV. A KCAL-TV "DONORS CHOOSE"
DIV. B NO AWARD

TV-19 - BEST NEWS SPECIAL DIV. A KWHY-TV "THE MOST ANTI-IMMIGRANT STATE"
DIV. B KCOY-TV "WHAT'S FOR LUNCH?"

TV-20 - BEST INVESTIGATIVE REPORTING DIV. A KNBC-TV "SCHOOL WATER INVESTIGATION"
DIV. B KBAK-TV "IN GOD'S NAME"

TV-21 - BEST SERIOUS FEATURE REPORTING DIV. A KVEA-TV "TIJUANA'S RAMBO"
DIV. B KGET-TV "TEHACHAPI TRAGEDY"

TV-22 - BEST LIGHT FEATURE REPORTING DIV. A KMEX-TV "A TODA MAQUINA"
DIV. B NO AWARD

TV-23 - BEST ENTERTAINMENT REPORTING DIV. A KNBC-TV "PAPARAZZI TASK FORCE"
DIV. B NO AWARD

TV-24 - BEST BUSINESS AND CONSUMER REPORTING DIV. A KCBS-TV/KCAL-TV "FORECLOSURE FRAUD"
DIV. B NO AWARD

TV-25 - BEST NEWS VIDEOGRAPHY OF A HARD NEWS STORY, SERIES OR SPECIAL DIV. A NO AWARD
DIV. B KPSP-TV "RUNNING SPRINGS

TV-26 - BEST NEWS VIDEOGRAPHY OF A FEATURE STORY, SERIES OR SPECIAL DIV. A NO AWARD
DIV. B NO AWARD

TV-27 - BEST VIDEO EDITING OF A HARD NEWS STORY, SERIES OR SPECIAL DIV. A KVEA-TV "TIJUANA'S RAMBO"
DIV. B KPSP-TV "RUNNING SPRINGS"

TV-28 - BEST VIDEO EDITING OF A FEATURE STORY, SERIES OR SPECIAL DIV. A KMEX-TV "DODGERS' TRAINING CAMP"
DIV. B NO AWARD



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RADIO WINNERS


R-1
BEST NEWS BROADCAST
OVER 15 MINUTES
DIV. A KFWB-AM "KFWB 7:40 NEWS"
DIV. B KCSN-FM "THE EVENING UPDATE"

R-2
BEST NEWS BROADCAST
UNDER 15 MINUTES
DIV. A KFI-AM "THE 7 O'CLOCK NEWS ON KFI"
DIV. B KVTA-AM "6:04 KVTA NEWS"

R-3 - BEST NEWSCAST WRITING DIV. A KFI-AM "12 NOON NEWS ON KFI"
DIV. B KCDZ-FM "Z-107.7 LOCAL NEWS"

R-4 - BEST SPORTS SEGMENT DIV. A NO AWARD
DIV. B KSAK-FM "KSAK AFTERNOON SPORTS"

R-5 - BEST TRAFFIC REPORT DIV. A KFWB-AM "KFWB TRAFFIC"
DIV. B KSAK-FM "KSAK AM TRAFFIC"

R-6 - BEST INDIVIDUAL WRITING DIV. A KPCC-FM "PARK REBOUNDS"
DIV. B KSAK-FM "SENSE ON THE DOLLAR"

R-7 - BEST SPORTS REPORTING DIV. A KOGO-AM "WILLIE O'REE 'SOUL ON ICE'"
DIV. B KCLU-FM "COWBOYS FINAL ROUND-UP"

R-8 - BEST ORIGINAL NEWS COMMENTARY, ANALYSIS, STATION EDITORIAL OR SERIES OF EDITORIALS ONE DIVISION KNX-AM "ROAD TO THE WHITE HOUSE"

R-9 - BEST SPOT NEWS STORY DIV. A KFWB-AM "TRAIN VS. BUS CRASH"
DIV. B KCLU-FM "RANCH FIRE THREATENS PIRU"

R-10 - BEST LIVE COVERAGE OF A NEWS STORY DIV. A KFWB-AM "METROLINK CRASH"
DIV. B KCLU-FM "GAP FIRE ON-SCENE COVERAGE"

R-11 - BEST DOCUMENTARY ONE DIVISION KSAK-FM "A VOICE IN YOUR LIFE"

R-12 - BEST NEWS PUBLIC AFFAIRS PROGRAM DIV. A KPCC-FM "OFF-RAMP"
DIV. B KCLU-FM "SAME-SEX MARRIAGE RULING"

R-13 - BEST NEWS REPORTING DIV. A KFI-AM "BORDER FENCE STATUS"
DIV. B KCLU-FM "THE CLOTHESLINE PROJECT"

R-14 - BEST NEWS REPORTING BY A RADIO NETWORK ONE DIVISION CNN RADIO "A BOLDER BORDER"

R-15 - BEST HARD NEWS SERIES REPORTING ONE DIVISION KFWB-AM "TAGGING"

R-16 - BEST FEATURE NEWS SERIES REPORTING ONE DIVISION KNX-AM "KNX HERO OF THE WEEK"

R-17 - BEST INVESTIGATIVE REPORTING DIV. A NO AWARD
DIV. B NO AWARD

R-18 - BEST SERIOUS FEATURE REPORTING ONE DIVISION KFI-AM "BORDER CROSSING THEME PARK"

R-19 - BEST LIGHT FEATURE REPORTING ONE DIVISION KFI-AM "LEMONADE KIDS"

R-20 - BEST NEWS SPECIAL DIV. A KNX-AM "HEROES OUT OF THE ASHES"
DIV. B KCLU-FM "SOUTH COAST PRIMARY PREVIEW"

R-21 - BEST ENTERTAINMENT REPORTING DIV. A KFWB-AM "SUMMER BLOCKBUSTERS"
DIV. B NO AWARD

R-22 - BEST BUSINESS AND CONSUMER REPORTING DIV. A KNX-AM "MONEY 101"
DIV. B KSAK-FM "SENSE ON THE DOLLAR"

R-23 - BEST USE OF SOUND DIV. A KFI-AM "BORDER CROSSING THEME PARK"
DIV. B KSAK-FM "SENSE ON THE DOLLAR"


Last Updated: 1/27/09

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