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NAB Announces 2018 Marconi Award Finalists

The winners will be announced Sept. 27 at the NAB Marconi Radio Awards Dinner & Show
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The National Association of Broadcasters has announced the finalists for the 2018 NAB Marconi Radio Awards

LEGENDARY STATION OF THE YEAR
KKBQ(FM), Houston
KOA(AM), Denver
WBAP(AM), Dallas
WHIO(AM), Dayton, Ohio
WOKV FM, Jacksonville, Fla.

NETWORK/SYNDICATED PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR
Dan Patrick, Premiere Networks
Delilah, Premiere Networks
Raul Molina, Carla Medrano & Andres Maldonado, Univision Radio
Ryan Seacrest, Premiere Networks
Sean Hannity, Premiere Networks

MAJOR MARKET PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR
Angie Martinez, WWPR(FM), New York
Bob Stroud, WDRV(FM), Chicago
Ebro Darden, WQHT(FM), New York
Felger & Massarotti, WBZ(FM), Boston
Kimmie Tee, Tony Sculfield and Antoine Davis, KBLX(FM), San Francisco

LARGE MARKET PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR
Brooke & Jubal , KQMV(FM), Seattle
Dori Monson, KIRO(FM), Seattle
Jack Harris, WFLA(AM), Tampa, Fla.
Joe Kelly, WDBO(FM), Orlando, Fla.
Rich Jones, WOKV FM, Jacksonville, Fla.

MEDIUM MARKET PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR
Bill Barrett, Tim Fox & Tracy Berry, KKNU(FM), Eugene, Ore.
Brent Johnson, WTCB(FM), Columbia, S.C.
Harlen The Sports Guy and Pigskin Bob, KYKX(FM), Tyler, Texas
Pat Kerrigan, KSRO(AM), Santa Rosa, Calif.
Scoot, WWL(FM), New Orleans

SMALL MARKET PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR
Brian Byers, WSOY(AM), Decatur, Ill.
Chris and Rosie, WUSQ(FM), Winchester, Va.
Frito and Katy, KNDE(FM), College Station, Texas
Scotty and Catryna, KCLR(FM), Columbia, Mo.
Todd Haugen, KBHP(FM), Bemidji, Minn.

MAJOR MARKET STATION OF THE YEAR
KNX(AM), Los Angeles
KTCK(FM), Dallas
WBEB(FM), Philadelphia
WQHT(FM), New York
WSB(AM), Atlanta

LARGE MARKET STATION OF THE YEAR
KXL(FM), Portland, Ore.
WDBO(FM), Orlando, Fla.
WDUV(FM), St. Petersburg, Fla.
WKTI(FM), Milwaukee
WSOC(FM), Charlotte, N.C.

MEDIUM MARKET STATION OF THE YEAR
KSRO(AM), Santa Rosa, Calif.
WEZN(FM), Milford, Conn.
WHKO(FM), Dayton, Ohio
WMGQ(FM), Somerset, N.J.
WRVA(AM), Richmond

SMALL MARKET STATION OF THE YEAR
KFGO(AM), Fargo, N.D.
KVOX(FM), Fargo, N.D.
KWYO(AM), Sheridan, Wyo.
WFRE(FM), Frederick, Md.
WWUS(FM), Sugarloaf Key, Fla.

AC STATION OF THE YEAR
KRWM(FM), Seattle
KSTP(FM), St. Paul. Minn.
WMEE(FM), Fort Wayne, Ind.
WRCH(FM), Farmington, Conn.
WSHE(FM), Chicago

CHR STATION OF THE YEAR
KNDE(FM), College Station, Texas
KTXY(FM), Columbia, Mo.
WKZL(FM), Greensboro, N.C.
WPST(FM), Princeton, N.J.
WRTS(FM), Erie, Pa.

CLASSIC HITS STATION OF THE YEAR
KRTH(FM), Los Angeles
WMMO(FM), Orlando, Fla.
WOGL(FM), Philadelphia
WPBG(FM), Peoria, Ill.
WXGL(FM), St. Petersburg, Fla.

COUNTRY STATION OF THE YEAR
KCLR(FM), Columbia, Mo.
WBBS(FM), Syracuse, N.Y.
WUBE(FM), Cincinnati, Ohio
WWKA(FM), Orlando, Fla.
WYCT(FM), Pensacola, Fla.

NEWS/TALK STATION OF THE YEAR
KRMG(FM), Tulsa, Okla.
KYW(AM), Philadelphia 
WGN(AM), Chicago
WKXW(FM), Trenton, N.J.
WTOP(FM), Washington

NON-COMMERCIAL STATION OF THE YEAR
KHJK(FM), Rocklin, Calif.
WEEM(FM), Pendleton, Ind.
WPSC(FM), Wayne, N.J.
WUFT(FM), Gainesville, Fla.
WWOZ(FM), New Orleans

RELIGIOUS STATION OF THE YEAR
KKLA(FM), Los Angeles
KLTY(FM), Dallas
KNWI(FM), West Des Moines, Iowa
KPWJ(FM), College Station, Texas
WFMV(FM), Columbia, S.C.

ROCK STATION OF THE YEAR
WBAB(FM), Long Island, N.Y.
WMMR(FM), Philadelphia
WPLR(FM), New Haven, Conn. 
WRIF(FM), Detroit
WRLT(FM), Nashville, Tenn.

SPANISH STATION OF THE YEAR
KLOL(FM), Houston
KLVE(FM), Los Angeles
KLZT(FM), Austin, Texas
WKAQ(AM), Houston,
WYUU(FM), Tampa, Fla.

SPORTS STATION OF THE YEAR
WBZ(FM), Boston
WEEI(FM), Boston
WIP(FM), Philadelphia
WMFS(FM), Memphis, Tenn.
WXOS(FM), St. Louis

URBAN STATION OF THE YEAR
WFXC(FM), Raleigh, N.C.
WKYS(FM), Washington
WVKL(FM), Virginia Beach, Va.
WWPR(FM), New York
WZFX(FM), Fayetteville, N.C.

The winners will be announced Sept. 27 at the NAB Marconi Radio Awards Dinner & Show, sponsored by Xperi and held during the 2018 Radio Show in Orlando. The 2018 Radio Show will be held Sept. 25-28 in Orlando, Fla. 

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