High honors were given out for a KHON2-sponsored show about island food and culture.
“Search Hawaii: Where Food Meets Culture” received two Emmy nominations in the San Francisco/Northern California region that includes Honolulu, Hawaii.
The show follows Maui chef Mike Lofaro and cultural expert Kainoa Horcajo on their journey to create a meal based on the Hawaiian moon calendar.
The nominations were for the episodes featuring Kauai and Oahu.
“Search Hawaii” is co-produced by Kathy Muneno and Yvonne Biegel.
KHON2 was also nominated in the category for Overall Excellence/News Excellence.
The regional Emmy awards will be handed out in San Francisco on June 4.