97.3 KIRO FM is Marconi Award Finalist


July 14, 2011
For Immediate Release

Contact: Stephanie Starr
(206) 726-7000

SEATTLE, WA- The National Association of Broadcasters announced today that 97.3 KIRO FM has been selected as one of five finalists for the Marconi Award as News/Talk Station of the Year.

"This nomination is a direct reflection of the passionate, creative, smart, talented pros in front-of and behind the microphones at 97.3 KIRO FM," said 97.3 KIRO FM Program Director, Larry Gifford. "The real reward is being able to work with them every day."

The NAB Marconi Radio Awards honor radio stations and on-air personalities throughout the country each year for excellence in broadcasting. Winners will be announced at the NAB Marconi Radio Awards Dinner and Show on September 15, 2011 in Chicago, Illinois. For a full list of NAB Marconi Finalists, visit www.NAB.org.

For more information on 97.3 KIRO FM, please visit www.MyNorthwest.com.

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