65th ANNUAL

GOLDEN MIKE AWARDS®

2014 WINNERS LIST


Broadcast Legend Award
MARIA ELENA SALINAS
Lifetime Achievement Award
BOB MILLER
Freedom of Information Award
LINDA DEUTSCH


TV CATEGORIES  RADIO CATEGORIES 


TV WINNERS


TV-1
BEST NEWS BROADCAST - 60 MINUTES
Airing between 4 PM and Midnight only
DIV. A KCAL-TV "KCAL9 News at 10 PM"
DIV. B KBAK-TV "Eyewitness News at 5"

TV-2
BEST NEWS BROADCAST - 30 MINUTES OR LESS
Airing between 4 PM and Midnight only
DIV. A KNBC-TV "NBC4 News at 11 PM"
DIV. B NO AWARD

TV-3
BEST DAYTIME NEWS BROADCAST - ANY LENGTH
Airing between Midnight and 4 PM
DIV. A KTLA-TV "KTLA5 News at 7 AM"
DIV. B NO AWARD

TV-4 - BEST SPORTS SEGMENT DIV. A NO AWARD
DIV. B KEYT-TV "KEYT Sports with Mike Klan"

TV-5 - BEST WEATHER SEGMENT DIV. A KCAL-TV "Josh's Noon Weather"
DIV. B KSBY-TV "Dave Hovde Weather"

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 KCBS-TV "Bree's Story"
DIV. B KBAK-TV "Coach Lance McCullah: A Face of ALS"

TV-9 - BEST SPORTS REPORTING DIV. A KNBC-TV "The Mechanics of an Olympian"
DIV. B KBAK-TV "Ryan Reed - First Diabetic NASCAR Driver"

TV-10 - BEST SPOT NEWS REPORTING DIV. A KNBC-TV "Aggressive CD Hustle"
DIV. B KEYT-TV "Isla Vista Shooting Survivor Shares Story"

TV-11 - BEST LIVE COVERAGE OF A NEWS STORY DIV. A KNBC-TV "UCLA Watermain Break"
DIV. B KEYT-TV "Isla Vista Mass Murder"

TV-12 - BEST DOCUMENTARY DIV. A NO AWARD
DIV. B KBAK-TV "Fate of the State: California's Drought Crisis"

TV-13 - BEST NEWS PUBLIC AFFAIRS PROGRAM DIV. A KNBC-TV "Life Connected: Celebrating Black History Month"
DIV. B Burbank Channel "Burbank On Demand"

TV-14 - BEST NEWS REPORTING DIV. A KTLA-TV "Westchester Rat Invasion"
DIV. B KOCE-TV "LAUSD Homeless"

TV-15 - BEST NEWS REPORTING BY A CABLE OR BROADCAST NETWORK ONE DIVISION Univision "Concerned Citizens of East LA"

TV-16 - BEST HARD NEWS SERIES REPORTING DIV. A KVEA-TV "Michoexodo"
DIV. B KEYT-TV "Restarting the Desalination Plant in Santa Barbara"

TV-17 - BEST LIGHT NEWS SERIES REPORTING DIV. A KTLA-TV "Chris Schauble's Adoption Search"
DIV. B NO AWARD

TV-18 - BEST NEWS SPECIAL DIV. A KNBC-TV "Running Dry: California's Historic Drought"
DIV. B KBAK-TV "Get Ready Kern County"

TV-19 - BEST INVESTIGATIVE REPORTING DIV. A KCBS-TV "Pothole Crews Full of Holes"
DIV. B NO AWARD

TV-20 - BEST SERIOUS FEATURE REPORTING DIV. A KNSD-TV "189 Words for Fire Victims"
DIV. B KEYT-TV "Living in the Shadows"

TV-21 - BEST LIGHT FEATURE REPORTING DIV. A KNBC-TV "Night Crawlers"
DIV. B KEYT-TV "Woman with FOP Disorder Meets NASCAR Hero"

TV-22 - BEST ENTERTAINMENT REPORTING DIV. A KMEX-TV "Jolibud en Espanol"
DIV. B Burbank Channel "The Asylum"

TV-23 - BEST BUSINESS AND CONSUMER REPORTING DIV. A KNBC-TV "The Ol' Gift Card Switcheroo"
DIV. B Burbank Channel "The Pointe"

TV-24 - BEST GOVERNMENT AND POLITICAL REPORTING DIV. A KMEX-TV "Frontera Millionaria (The Billion Dollar Border)"
DIV. B KBAK-TV "California's New Drought: Labor Shortage in the Fields"

TV-25 - BEST MEDICAL AND SCIENCE REPORTING DIV. A KMEX-TV "Estimulacion Cerebral - Battle against Parkinson"
DIV. B KPBS-TV "Brain Surgery"

TV-26 - BEST NEWS VIDEOGRAPHY OF A HARD NEWS STORY, SERIES OR SPECIAL DIV. A KNBC-TV "Risky Ride: I-Team Investigation"
DIV. B NO AWARD

TV-27 - BEST NEWS VIDEOGRAPHY OF A FEATURE STORY, SERIES OR SPECIAL DIV. A KMEX-TV "Bandidos Indomables (Indomitable Bandits) Part 1"
DIV. B NO AWARD

TV-28 - BEST VIDEO EDITING OF A HARD NEWS STORY, SERIES OR SPECIAL DIV. A KVEA-TV "Westside Boxing Champ"
DIV. B KEYT-TV "SWAT Training Drill at Dos Pueblos H.S."

TV-29 - BEST VIDEO EDITING OF A FEATURE STORY, SERIES OR SPECIAL DIV. A KCBS-TV "SLA Shootout Anniversary"
DIV. B NO AWARD

TV-30 - BEST INTERNET NEWS REPORTING DIV. A NO AWARD
DIV. B NO AWARD



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RADIO WINNERS


R-1
BEST NEWS BROADCAST
OVER 15 MINUTES
DIV. A KNX-AM "KNX Morning News"
DIV. B KCSN-FM "The Evening Update"

R-2
BEST NEWS BROADCAST
UNDER 15 MINUTES
DIV. A KFI-AM "6 O'clock News on KFI"
DIV. B KCLU-FM/AM "KCLU 7 AM News with Jim Rondeau"

R-3 - BEST NEWSCAST WRITING DIV. A NO AWARD
DIV. B NO AWARD

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

R-5 - BEST TRAFFIC REPORT DIV. A KNX-AM "KNX Traffic AT 6:15"
DIV. B NO AWARD

R-6 - BEST INDIVIDUAL WRITING DIV. A NO AWARD
DIV. B KKJZ-FM/HD "Hi-Definition News Feature: 15 Seconds of Confusion"

R-7 - BEST SPORTS REPORTING DIV. A KNX AM "Watts Bears"
DIV. B KCLU-AM/FM "No Pro Football In LA? No Problem! Ventura County has Cowboys, Raiders"

R-8 - BEST "SPOT" NEWS REPORTING DIV. A KNX-AM "The Great UCLA Flood of 2014"
DIV. B NO AWARD

R-9 - BEST "LIVE" COVERAGE OF A NEWS STORY DIV. A KNX-AM "LAX Shooting"
DIV. B NO AWARD

R-10 - BEST DOCUMENTARY ONE DIVISION NO AWARD

R-11 - BEST NEWS PUBLIC AFFAIRS PROGRAM DIV. A KNX-AM "Ask the Mayor"
DIV. B KLAA-AM "Community Cares"

R-12 - BEST NEWS REPORTING DIV. A KNX-AM "Nanny Nightmare"
DIV. B KCLU-AM/FM "Dangerous Pipelines? Fear On Campus"

R-13 - BEST NEWS REPORTING BY A RADIO NETWORK OR CONTENT SYNDICATOR ONE DIVISION NO AWARD

R-14 - BEST HARD NEWS SERIES REPORTING ONE DIVISION KFI-AM "US Marine Trial In Mexico

R-15 - BEST FEATURE NEWS SERIES REPORTING ONE DIVISION KPCC-FM "The Northridge Earthquake: 20 Years Later"

R-16 - BEST INVESTIGATIVE REPORTING DIV. A KFI-AM "Mold School"
DIV. B KVPR-FM "One Year after the Rim Fire, Locals Share Frustration over Prosecutor's Silence"

R-17 - BEST SERIOUS FEATURE REPORTING – One Minute or Longer ONE DIVISION KPCC-FM "Friday Nights at DCFS"

R-18 - BEST SERIOUS FEATURE REPORTING – Shorter than One Minute ONE DIVISION KFI-AM "Operation Boo 2013"

R-19 - BEST LIGHT FEATURE REPORTING – One Minute or Longer ONE DIVISION KVPR-FM "Teatro Azteca: Dreaming Up Spanish Language Theater In Fresno"

R-20 - BEST LIGHT FEATURE REPORTING– Shorter than One Minute ONE DIVISION KFI-AM "Valentine's Day Flower Inspection"

R-21 - BEST NEWS SPECIAL DIV. A KFI-AM "Breaking Down the Border Crisis"
DIV. B NO AWARD

R-22 - BEST ENTERTAINMENT REPORTING DIV. A NO AWARD
DIV. B KCLU-AM/FM "The Fifth Beatle"

R-23 - BEST BUSINESS AND CONSUMER REPORTING DIV. A KPCC-FM "The Price of Pain"
DIV. B KVPR-FM "Google's Self-driving Car and Others Use Merced as a Landing Pad"

R-24 - BEST GOVERNMENT AND POLITICAL REPORTING DIV. A KPCC-FM "The City of Bell Keeps Paying a "Rizzo Tax" Long after Corrupt Officials Go to Prison"
DIV. B NO AWARD

R-25 - BEST MEDICAL AND SCIENCE REPORTING DIV. A KPCC-FM "Geologist's Dream Unearthed by the 405 Construction"
DIV. B KSPC-FM "How to e-Save a Life"

R-26 - BEST USE OF SOUND DIV. A KPCC-FM "Everything You Didn't Know about Bats in Los Angeles"
DIV. B KCLU-AM/FM "Musical Visionary"

R-27 - BEST INTERNET NEWS REPORTING DIV. A KFI-AM "Operation Boo 2013"
DIV. B NO AWARD


Last Updated: 12/14/14

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