Presented by the Press Club of Western Pennsylvania, the 49th annual Golden Quill Awards were awarded in recognition of professional excellence in written, photographic, broadcast, and online journalism. 90.5 WESA received three top prizes, as well as multiple finalist awards, for some of the station's most compelling broadcast features.
Business/Technology/Consumer Story, Radio
Winner: Erika Beras - Feature: “Poland Shale Series”
Spot/Breaking News, Radio
Winner: Deanna Garcia - Feature: “Miles Verdict”
Finalist: Kevin Gavin - Feature: “Specter Obit”
Health/Science/Environment Story, Radio
Finalist: Erika Beras - Feature: “Medicaid Selection”