KHON2 earns 10 SPJ Excellence in Journalism Awards

KHON2 News earned 10 awards in the 2012 Excellence in Journalism Awards.

The contest was held by the Society of Professional Journalists Hawaii Chapter.

KHON2 News received the following honors:

Business Reporting

First Place

New flights to Fukuoka allow Hawaii residents to enjoy Kyushu
Vanessa Stewart, Taires Hiranaka

General News/Enterprise Reporting

Oahu’s south shores invaded by mysterious creature
Brianne Randle, Greg Lau


EXCLUSIVE: Ala Moana murder suspect gives chilling interview
Brianne Randle

Laptop stolen, airline gate-check agent arrested
Gina Mangieri


Waipahu boy diagnosed with cancer wants to meet The Rock
Olena Heu

KHON Special: Bee sting allergies and treatment
Brianne Randle

Spot News Reporting

First Place

Shark attack survivor home from the hospital
Brianne Randle, Greg Lau

Investigative Reporting

First Place

Nanakuli resident dumps trash in stream
Kristine Uyeno, Gina Mangieri, Brianne Randle

Series Reporting/Documentary/Special News

First Place

St. Marianne: Call of Devotion
Gina Mangieri, Taires Hiranaka


Under the Sea
Justin Kanno, Olena Heu

For information on the SPJ Hawaii Chapter, visit this website.

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