Las Vegas - Apr 17, 2012 - The National Association of Broadcasters has named 10 winners of the NAB Crystal Radio Awards. Since 1987, the NAB Crystal Radio Awards have recognized radio stations for their outstanding year-round commitment to community service. The 2012 NAB Crystal Radio Award recipients listed below were chosen among 50 finalists who were honored at the NAB Show Radio Luncheon. KBOW-AM Butte, MTKCVM-FM Cedar Falls, IAKNDE-FM College Station, TXKNOM-AM Nome, AKKTMY-FM Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN KVOE-AM Emporia, KSKYW-AM PhiladelphiaWKRQ-FM CincinnatiWREW-FM Cincinnati, OHWSOY-AM Decatur, IL
The NAB Show Radio Luncheon also featured a presentation of the NAB Crystal Heritage Award to KUZZ-FM Bakersfield, CA and a keynote address from entertainer Donny Osmond. Major League Baseball radio broadcaster Bob Uecker was inducted into the NAB Broadcasting Hall of Fame. The luncheon was sponsored by ASCAP.