Congratulations to Bay Cities Multimedia Center and Bay Cities Interactive on another successful year at the 2023 Wisconsin Broadcaster Association Awards Gala.  The awards were handed out at the Madison Marriott West in Middleton with more than 400 in attendance.

Bay Cities received 29 awards in various categories including, News, Radio, Sports, and Digital.  There were a total of 1,502 award entries and 113 stations participated. Entries were judged by professional broadcasters outside Wisconsin.

During the awards Bay Cities Radio also participated and won the 50/50 raffle and donated its winnings back to the Foundation.  The raffle raised $1685.

(Cover Photo: Jim Callow, Jacob Scriven, Melissa Ebsch, Madison Edge, and Stephanie Edge)

First Place:

  • Best Newscast
  • Best Hard News/Investigative
  • Best Sports Play-By-Play
  • Best Use of Social Media
  • Best Online Personality- Radio
  • Best Online Personality- News
  • Best Online Breaking News Coverage
  • Best Sports Coverage

Second Place:

  • Best Morning Radio Show
  • Best Continuing Coverage
  • Best News Writing
  • Best Live- On Scene Reporting
  • Best Significant Community Impact
  • Best Public Service Announcement
  • Best Website
  • Best Web Story
  • Best Original Digital Content
  • Best Election Coverage
  • Best Live Online On-Site Coverage
  • Best Football Live Online Coverage
  • Best Interview
  • Best Station Promo
  • Best Sports Coverage

Third Place:

  • Best Speciality Programming
  • Best Promotional Announcement
  • Best Coverage of Pandemic Recovery
  • Best Web Story
  • Best Commercial or Underwriting Announcement
  • Best Spot News



“Most Berets At A Table”

(Pictured below- Stephanie Edge, Adam Bernier, Chris Bernier, Jim Callow, Joan Callow and Melissa Ebsch)