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IdahoPTV Honored with 3 Emmys

June 07 2010 by Peter Morrill

On Saturday, June 5 in Seattle, three IdahoPTV programs were honored with Emmys from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) Northwest Chapter.

2010 Emmy statueThey were:

  • Outdoor Idaho "Wolves in Idaho" (Public and Community Affairs, all markets) [Watch video]
  • D4K: Dialogue For Kids Tenth Anniversary Special (Children/Youth, all markets) [Watch video]
  • Outdoor Idaho: "Adventure Racing" (Sports Program Series, all markets) [Watch video]

As you may recall, IdahoPTV in April received nine Emmy nominations including Station Excellence:

  • D4K "10th Anniversary" in the Children's (age 12 and under) Program/Special category.
  • Outdoor Idaho "Pathways of Pioneers," Historic/Cultural-Program Special
  • Outdoor Idaho "Adventure Racing," Sports-Program Series
  • Outdoor Idaho "Let Me Be Brave," Sports-One-Time Special
  • Outdoor Idaho "Winter Play," Program/Special
  • Hymns Of Thanksgiving, Special Event Coverage
  • Outdoor Idaho "Wolves in Idaho," Public/Current/Community Affairs-Program/Special
  • Outdoor Idaho "Winter Play," Writer-Program
  • Idaho Public Television, Peter Morrill, General Manager, was nominated for the overall Station Excellence category.

I would also like to extend my congratulations to KIVI-TV/Boise who also received three Emmy awards for their local newscasts in the market 81+ category. In addition, KCTS Seattle (PBS) received two Emmys.

Congrats to everyone who helped make these programs great! You can watch all of last night's award winnings shows at:



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