Delmarva Public Radio wins 7 CAPBA Awards

Jun 5, 2017

Delmarva Public Radio accepted  7 awards from the Chesapeake Associated Press Broadcasters Association during the Annual CAPBA Awards Banquet.

Outstanding Spot News Reporting - “Donald Trump on the Eastern Shore” – Don Rush

Outstanding Use of Sound – “Beat the Heat” - Don Rush

“The sound from the car wash painted a picture for the listener. It was a colorful piece with a great amount of sound that told a story.”

Outstanding Editorial or Commentary – “Political Myths” – George Merrill

Outstanding News Series - “Ruth Star Rose” – Don Rush

Outstanding Documentary/In-Depth Reporting – “Dreamers” – Don Rush and Charito Calvachi-Mateyko

Outstanding Sports Feature – “Salisbury University Stadium” – Don Rush and Matt Forney (SU Student)

Outstanding Feature or Human Interest – “Gills Neck Shopping Center” – Don Rush

“Great coverage of impact that will affect a widespread number of listeners. Covering all the angles such as traffic impact, before and after, etc. gives a clear idea of what will affect a community for years to come.” –