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KHQ Wins Prestigious National Murrow Award For Feature Reporting

KHQ.COM - Winners of the 2013 national Edward R. Murrow awards were announced Wednesday and included a win for KHQ reporter Alex Rozier and photojournalist Jordan Caskey. The awards are given annually by the Radio Television News Directors Association and recognizes exceptional work by television, radio, and online news organizations. 
 
Rozier and Caskey won KHQ's first ever national award for "The Eyes of a Hero" - a heartfelt story about an artist who draws portraits of fallen soldiers for their families. The story aired last November, for Veterans Day. 
 
Rozier and Caskey are prolific award winners.  Rozier for his excellent storytelling skills and Caskey for his amazing photography and video editing skills. Rozier called the award, 'the biggest honor of his career.' With "The Eyes of a Hero" Rozier and Caskey felt very strongly about thanking the families involved in the story. "The families let us into their lives and we only tried to do the story justice," said Caskey. 
 
KHQ was the only television station in the Northwest to win a national award.
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