NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – WGNO has been nominated for nine Emmy Awards by the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Suncoast Chapter.
The Tribune Broadcasting station’s news department was nominated for seven awards, including Best Arts/Entertainment, Best Historical/Cultural, Best Talent, Best Writer and Best Human Interest.
WGNO’s Creative Services team was nominated for two awards including Best Writer for WGNO’s “God Bless Louisiana,” for which the station’s ongoing campaign has won Emmy Awards for the last two consecutive years.
WGNO 2016 EMMY AWARD NOMINATIONS:
Wild Bill Wood -A Nose for News Wild Bill Wood WGNO-TV, New Orleans, LA
Giants of the Fest 2016 Lebron Joseph WGNO-TV, New Orleans, LA
Scooby Doo, Where Are You? Wild Bill Wood WGNO-TV, New Orleans, LA
New Orleans Music Playlist Lebron Joseph, Mark Deane WGNO-TV, New Orleans, LA
Historic/Cultural – News
The Story of Rye Whiskey Bobby Childs WGNO-TV, New Orleans, LA
Little Levi Ready to Fly Justin Abshire WGNO-TV, New Orleans, LA
Wild Bill Wood – As Seen on TV Wild Bill Wood WGNO-TV, New Orleans, LA
Writer-Short Form (Promos, PSAs, Commercials, Opens, etc.)
God Bless Louisiana Water– Jeff Funk WGNO-TV, New Orleans, LA
Wild Bill Wood Writes Good Wild– Bill Wood WGNO-TV, New Orleans, LA
The winners will be announced at a ceremony Dec. 3.