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12News honored with 11 Southwest Rocky Mountain Emmy Awards

Team 12 was honored with 11 Rocky Mountain Emmy's in categories including Weather Programs, Continuing Coverage and Promotion Campaign.
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PHOENIX — 12News was recognized with 11 2022 Southwest Rocky Mountain Emmy Awards from the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.

The Southwestern Rocky Mountain region serves Arizona, New Mexico, Utah, and southeastern California.

12News was recognized with the following awards: 

1. Continuing Coverage: "No Justice for Sammy" (Adriana Loya)

2. Breaking or Spot news, Multiple Reports: "Phoenix Police Ambushed: 9 Officers Shot"

3. Promotion Campaign: "Tokyo Olympic Station Brand Campaign"

4. Environment/Science (Long Form Content): "Scorched Earth: A 12News Special"

5. Weather Content: "12News: Here Comes the Monsoon!"

6. Crime News (No Production Time Limit): "Something is Broken (William Pitts)

7. Live Sports Program: "12Sports Tonight"

8. Live Sports Program: "Friday Night Fever"

9. Anchor Weather: Krystle Henderson

10. Live News Producer: Kacie Bataller

11. News Special: "Abuse of Force" (Katie Wilcox, Bianca Buono, Roberto Duarte and Carlos Chavez)

The ceremony was held Saturday night at the Chateau Luxe in Phoenix. The full ceremony is available online on the Rocky Mountain Southwest YouTube channel.

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