News: 2019 NAB Crystal Radio Awards Finalists Announced
The National Association of Broadcasters announced the 50 finalists for the 32nd annual NAB Crystal Radio Awards. Since 1987, the NAB Crystal Radio Awards have recognized radio stations for their outstanding year-round commitment to community service. Winners will be announced and the finalists honored at the "We Are Broadcasters Celebration", held Tuesday, April 9 during the 2019 NAB Show in Las Vegas.
This year's finalists are:
KBFB-FM Dallas, Texas
WHO-AM Des Moines, Iowa
KBHP-FM Bemidji, Minn.
WHUB-AM Cookeville, Tenn.
KCLY-FM Clay Center, Kan. WHUR-FM Washington, D.C.
KCVM-FM Cedar Falls, Iowa
WHYI-FM Miami, Fla.
KEEY-FM Minneapolis, Minn.
WIL-FM St. Louis, Mo.
KHKS-FM Dallas, Texas WJJY-FM Baxter, Minn.
KMVP-FM Phoenix, Ariz. WKRQ-FM Cincinnati, Ohio
KNDE-FM College Station, Texas
WKST-FM Pittsburgh, Pa.
KNIX-FM Phoenix, Ariz.
WKXD-FM Cookeville, Tenn.
KRMG-FM Tulsa, Okla.
WMBX-FM West Palm Beach, Fla.
KRWM-FM Seattle, Wash. WMGK-FM Philadelphia, Pa.
KSL-AM Salt Lake City, Utah
WOWI-FM Norfolk, Va.
KSNE-FM Las Vegas, Nev. WPHT-AM Philadelphia, Pa.
KSTP-FM St. Paul, Minn. WQHT-FM New York, N.Y.
KTCZ-FM Minneapolis, Minn. WRAL-FM Raleigh, N.C.
KTMY-FM St. Paul, Minn. WRLT-FM Nashville, Tenn.
KUPL-FM Portland, Ore. WTAM-AM Cleveland, Ohio
KWBG-AM Boone, Iowa WTKX-FM Mobile, Ala.
WBLS-FM New York, N.Y.
WTMJ-AM Milwaukee, Wis.
WCCO-AM Minneapolis, Minn. WVLI-FM Bourbonnais, Ill
WCFB-FM Orlando, Fla.
WWOZ-FM New Orleans, La.
WDNS-FM Bowling Green, Ky.
WWPR-FM New York, N.Y.
WDSY-FM Pittsburgh, Pa.
WXXL-FM Orlando, Fla.
WDVE-FM Pittsburgh, Pa. WYCT-FM Pensacola, Fla.
WGTS-FM Washington, D.C.
WZTU-FM Miami, Fla.
Ten Crystal Radio Award recipients will be chosen by a panel of judges representing the broadcast industry, community service organizations and public relations firms. Also at the We Are Broadcasters Celebration, five-time NAB Crystal Radio Award winning station KFOR-AM will receive the Crystal Heritage Award.