IOWA — KHQA took home a number of awards for the 2017 IBNA Awards in Iowa.
The awards represent some of the very best work in the state and KHQA was lucky enough to take home a couple of firsts and place in various other categories.
- First place "Feature" KHQA Rajah Maples.
- First Place "overall Excellence in Reporting" KHQA Rajah Maples.
- First Place "News Photography" KHQA Photojournalist Joe St. Clair.
- Second place "In-Depth Series" KHQA David Amelotti.
- Third place "Spot News Coverage" former KHQA meteorologist Nick Stewart.
- Third place "Farm and Agribusiness" KHQA Lynsey Whitaker.
- Third place "Sports Coverage" KHQA Chris Duerr.
- Third place "Feature" KHQA David Amelotti.