RTDNA Awards (2011)

Radio Television Digital News Association
Category Length Title Contributors
Overall Excellence (57:55) 95.9 WATD FM, Marshfield WATD News Team
Breaking News Coverage (7:56) Marshfield Home Invasion Christine James, Ed Perry, Steven Dodrill, Katherine Perry
Continuing Coverage (12:46) Boater Goes Missing Off Marshfield Coast Steven Dodrill, Larry Nelson, Katherine Perry
Continuing Coverage (26:16) Tropical Storm Irene batters the South Shore Garo Hagopian, Steven Dodrill, Ed Perry, WATD News Team
Investigative Reporting   The story of con-man Arthur Roberts Ed Perry
Sports Reporting 1:58 Duxbury High School wins 2011 High School Superbowl – 12/5/11 Steven Dodrill
Feature Reporting (4:16) Ghosts at the Daniel Webster House Christine James, Rob Hakala
Feature Reporting (4:18) Vineyard Visit for Obama Ed Perry
Feature Reporting   Balladeers at Beal House Katherine Perry
Hard News (3:47) A Battle with Drug Addiction Steven Dodrill
Hard News (4:33) Burials at sea Katherine Perry
Use of Sound (6:16) News Reporter wins smash and crash Demolition Derby Steven Dodrill, Larry Nelson
Use of Sound (9:27) Fourth of July Parades – July 4, 2011 Ed Perry, Steven Dodrill
Best Newscast (17:56) November 11th – WATD Mid-day Report Christine James, WATD News Team
Investigative Reporting (6:14) 100 Year Old Norwell Murder Christine James, Rob Hakala, Lisa Azizian
News Series (15:38) Remarkable Residents of Plymouth County Dave Skill, Rob Hakala
Writing   Ed and Katherine Perry Compilation Ed Perry, Katherine Perry Compilation

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WATD online and on-air contributors include, but are not limited to: The Associated Press, Precision Weather Forecasting, local news stringers and reporters, in-house news and internet media staff, State House and town hall reporters, freelance reporters, special feature reporters/producers and on-air radio personnel.