WGN-TV & OAK BROOK PRODUCTIONS BRING HOME 7 EMMY® AWARDS

CHICAGO, December 5, 2016 – At Saturday’s 2016 Chicago/Midwest Emmy® Awards, WGN-TV and Oak Brook Productions (OBP) won 7 Emmy® Awards. WGN-TV/OBP Emmy® Award winners include: 
 
Category 6a:  Outstanding Achievement for News Specialty Report/Series – Arts/Culture/Entertainment
Blues Man by Night – Working Stiff by Day:  Steve Sanders, Pam Grimes, Mike D’Angelo.
 
Category 6d:  Outstanding Achievement for News Specialty Report/Series – Education/Schools
The Principal’s Principles (Parts 1 and 2): Mike Lowe, Kevin Doellman, Nelson Howard, Steve Scheuer, Vicky Thomas
 
Category 6f: Outstanding Achievement for News Specialty Report/Series – Health/Science
Lifesaving Transport: Katharin Czink, Mike D’Angelo, Steve Scheuer, Dina Bair
 
Category 21a:  Outstanding Crafts Achievement for On-Camera Talent – News Anchor
Larry Potash
 
Category 28a:  Outstanding Crafts Achievement Off-Air: Writer – News
Mike Lowe
 
Category 21d:  Outstanding Crafts Achievement for On-Camera Talent –Program Host/Moderator
Elliott Bambrough – Chicago’s Best
 
Category 26b:  Outstanding Crafts Achievement Off-Air: Editor-Program (Non-News)
Jordan Arseneau – Chicago’s Best
 
WGN-TV is Chicago’s Very Own source for news, sports and entertainment.  WGN News programs more local news than any other Chicago TV station, and can be seen on WGN-TV, CLTV, WGNTV.com and the WGN-TV News and Live apps.  WGN 9.2 is Chicago’s home of Tribune Broadcasting’s classic TV network Antenna TV and WGN 9.3 is Chicago’s This TV movie network affiliate.  WGN-TV is a Tribune Broadcasting station.  For more information on Chicago’s Very Own WGN-TV, go to WGNTV.com