News 8 wins Emmy award


PORTLAND — WMTW-TV’s NEWS 8 has again been honored for broadcast news excellence with an Emmy award at the 34th Annual Boston/New England Emmy® Awards. The award marks the fourth win in a row.

NEWS 8 Assistant News Director Amy Beveridge was presented the Emmy® for Best Newscast-Evening Smaller Markets (50-100-plus). The February 2010 Flooding in Southern Maine was submitted to the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences chapter to best represent NEWS 8. The chapter represents all the broadcast markets in Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont and a majority of Connecticut.

NEWS 8 WMTW is the ABC affiliate based in Southern Maine and is a subsidiary of Hearst Television Inc. Hearst Television Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hearst Corporation.