CTV Ottawa and NEWSTALK 580 CFRA nominated for eight RTDNA awards

CTV Ottawa and NEWSTALK 580 CFRA have been named the finalists for eight Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) awards for the Central Region.

The awards recognize the best story-telling, journalists and content in TV, radio and digital.

CTV News Ottawa is a finalist in the following seven categories:

TV Newscast - Bert Cannings Award (Large Market)

Breaking News - Charlie Edwards Award

Continuing Coverage - Ron Laidlaw Award

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Data Storytelling

Short Feature – Dave Rogers Award (Large Market)

Excellence in Innovation

Excellent in Video – Hugh Haugland Award

In the radio category, NEWSTALK 580 CFRA is a finalist for the Opinion and Commentary – Sam Ross Award. The Morning Rush with Bill Carroll is nominated for its coverage of the Melnyk Media Madness.

Central Region winners will be announced on April 6 in Toronto.