PCTV receives Station of the Year Award

We are proud to announce that Pierce County TV (PCTV) received the Station of the Year award by the National Association of Telecommunications Officers and Advisors (NATOA). PCTV was selected among the best government stations in the nation at NATOA’S annual conference.

The NATOA awards honors excellence in broadcast, cable, multimedia and electronic programming produced by local government agencies.  PCTV has placed second in Overall Excellence many times -- but this is our first win!

In addition to the prestigious top award, the talented team of Jeremy Acree, Gregg McClellan, Megan Hutton, David Kellman, Sue Merritt and Ben Ramsey received 16 national awards across 15 categories.

First place awards: 

•    Public Affairs – 2019 Year in Review  https://youtu.be/I8J0opuCRMc

•    Children/Young Adults - Remann Hall Book Club  https://youtu.be/Kq1XxOhptbc

•    Parks & Recreation - Pierce Outdoor LIFE  https://youtu.be/nLBLaJyppAo

•    Public Information Series - Inside Pierce County  https://youtu.be/XxJMD_t92kg

Additional finalists:

•    Edited Community Event Coverage – University Place National Night Out https://youtu.be/-8nFnfZwoP8

•    Public Affairs – University Place State of the City https://youtu.be/j4cSWDTNkMI

•    Interview/Talk Show – University Place iMAGINE2045 https://youtu.be/8ahgztWuDGo

•    Seniors – Senior Nutrition PSA  https://youtu.be/eL_u9Qhg7_k

•    Arts & Entertainment – The Art of Diversity (DEI)  https://youtu.be/V4YK3IjZvsA

•    Profile of a County Dept – Medical Examiner Recruitment  https://youtu.be/1v23yJQ-9ak

•    Public Safety – Swift Water Rescue Team  https://youtu.be/P5phZmFoa9k

•    Public Education – Lahar Drill in Orting  https://youtu.be/nUv2hM55vvk

•    Community Awareness – Relieving traffic congestion in Sumner  https://youtu.be/ILqxYNmK0hg

•    Visual Arts – Pierce County Votes  https://youtu.be/9KqLRS4nkGM

•    Event/Program Promotion – Pierce County Parks Holiday Adventure Package  https://youtu.be/Wh_OH0jfi0Y