Newspro: RTNDA

Newspro: RTNDA

Web Takes Front Seat at RTNDA
The news directors and journalists who convinced their bosses to pony up for even a half-price ticket to this year’s Radio and Television News Directors Association conference in Las Vegas will be treated to a heavy dose of Web reality at the group’s annual gathering... On Page 11 and On Page 17

  • Cochran Steps Down
    After 12 years at the helm, Barbara Cochran will step down from her post as president of the Radio-Television News Directors Association in June, capping a career phase spent defending the First Amendment and freedom of information and journalism shield laws... On Page 16 and On Page 17

  • Fred Young: A Lifetime of Local News
    The highest honor bestowed by the RTNDA, the Paul White Award, now belongs to Fred Young, the recently retired senior vice president of news for Hearst-Argyle Television. He is the first Paul White honoree since 1984 who has spent his career working exclusively in local news... On Page 18

  • NAB Award Winner: Mary Tyler Moore
    At the NAB Show in Las Vegas this week, seven-time Emmy Award-winning actress Mary Tyler Moore will be honored with the organization’s grandest prize, the Distinguished Service Award. The award recognizes figures who have made “significant and lasting contributions to the broadcasting industry,” and Ms. Moore has earned this honor for six decades of outstanding work as an actress, comedian, producer and television personality... On Page 20

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