FNX | First Nations Experience television network has received a pair of awards for the second consecutive year.
The network's news, culture and events series "FNX NOW" was awarded first place for "FNX NOW: Avelleka Sexual Assault Awareness Walk (2014) " for Best Feature Story - TV in the Division III (circulation above 8,000). Awarded for second place was "FNX NOW: Yaamava." The FNX series "On Native Ground: Youth Reports" (produced by Jack Koehler) also won first place for General Excellence - TV in the Division III category. FNX network affiliates at Cheyenne and Arapaho Television also brought in awards for their programming - including the award for General Excellence - TV in the Division II category.
The Native Media Awards are issued annually to working journalists - in both the U.S. and Canada - by the Native American Journalists Association. This year, will award more than 250 National Native Media Awards recognizing members’ coverage of Indian Country during the 2015 NAJA Media Awards Banquet July 11 in Washington DC.
Check out a complete listing of the 2015 Native Media Award winners here - https://www.naja.com/news/2014-native-media-awards/
Watch the award winning episodes here:
FNX NOW: Avelleka Sexual Assault Awareness Walk (2014)
FNX NOW: Yaamava