FNX | First Nations Experience television network has brought in its first set of accolades for its originally produced programming.
The network's news, culture and events series "FNX NOW" was awarded first place for "FNX NOW: Special Report from Torres Martinez" and third place for "Anahuacalmecac" for Best Feature Story - TV in the Monthly/Semi Monthly Professional Category Division III (circulation above 8,000). The FNX series "On Native Ground: Youth Reports" (produced by Jack Koehler) also won first place for General Excellence - TV in the Division III Daily/Weekly/Monthly/Semimonthly (combined category) as well as second place for General Excellence - Online. FNX network affiliates at Cheyenne and Arapaho Television also brought in awards for their programming.
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, the organization is set to recognize more than 200 members for their coverage of Native issues during a banquet on Saturday, July 12 at the 2014 National Native Media Conference in Santa Clara, Calif.
Check out a complete listing of the 2014 Native Media Award winners here - http://www.naja.com/sites/naja/uploads/documents/NAJA_announces_2014_Nat...
Watch full episodes of "On Native Ground: Youth Reports" here - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLhn4Y1LIkhWphs2vQHUDS8i2bT2zXEz1C
Watch the award-winning FNX NOW episodes here:
FNX NOW: Anahuacalmecac
FNX NOW: Special Report from Torres Martinez