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In pursuit of our goals to inform, engage, and inspire the southwestern Pennsylvania community, 90.5 WESA has received numerous awards in recognition of excellence in broadcast journalism.

Station Recognized In 2012 Pennsylvania Associated Press News Awards Contest

Presented by the Pennsylvania Associated Press Broadcasters Association, the Pennsylvania Associated Press News Awards recognize outstanding broadcast journalism efforts by AP member radio and television stations, cable television and networks in Pennsylvania.

Several 90.5 staff members received recognition in the Radio A, Major Market Stations category.

1st place: Paul Guggenheimer -  "Bus Commentary"

Enterprise/Individual Reporting
3rd place: Deanna Garcia - "Human Trafficking"

Spot News
1st place: Larkin Page-Jacobs -"Pitt Bomb Threat"

3rd place: Noah Brode - "Iron Steel Collection"

Radio Sound
1st place: Larkin Page-Jacobs - "Cooking Weeds"

News or Sports Talk Program
3rd place: Marcus Charleston, Paul Guggenheimer, Heather McClain - "Outlaw Platoon"

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