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Kansas City PBS Earns 10 Regional EMMY® Nominations
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Kansas City PBS received 10 nominations for the 2020 National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Mid-America Regional Chapter EMMY® Awards. The nominations are based on outstanding cultural, educational, technological, entertainment, news and informational achievements in television. The winners will be announced during a virtual ceremony on November 21.

“We are thrilled to receive these nominations highlighting the diversity of content across all our services - Kansas City PBS, 90.9 The Bridge and Flatland, KCPBS’ digital news source,” said Kliff Kuehl, President & CEO of Kansas City PBS. “We are fortunate to have the continued support of our community and a talented team and collaborators who, even with current working restrictions imposed by a global pandemic, have been able to tell important KC stories."

Kansas City PBS’ nominations are as follows:

ARTS/ENTERTAINMENT - PROGRAM/SPECIAL
Room Tone
Cody Boston, Morgan Cooper

DOCUMENTARY - HISTORICAL
Land of Opportunity
Nicholas Wiggins, Cole Blaise, Cody Boston, Samuel Jones,
Nathaniel Bozarth, Christopher Cook

INFORMATIONAL/INSTRUCTIONAL/PROGRAM SPECIAL
Higher Octaves
Brad Austin

INTERVIEW/DISCUSSION - PROGRAM
Art House
John McGrath

MAGAZINE PROGRAM
The Block | River Market
Cole Blaise, Emily Woodring, Cody Boston, Jonathan Bender,
Josh Gloer, Evan Wunsch

PUBLIC/CURRENT/COMMUNITY AFFAIRS - PROGRAM/SPECIAL
Bleed Through
Brad Austin

SHORT FORMAT PROGRAM
Terror in the Heartland | The Greenlease Kidnapping
John McGrath

The Block | Christopher Elbow
Cole Blaise, Cody Boston, Jonathan Bender, Josh Gloer, Evan Wunsch

BRANDED CONTENT PROGRAM - LONG FORM
My KC
Cole Blaise, Matt Terwilliger, Joseph Pollock, Oliver Hughes,
Chris Thompson, Micah Blosser

PROGRAM PROMO - SINGLE SPOT OR CAMPAIGN (NON-NEWS)
For Those Still Curious
Cole Blaise, JP Haley, Emily Harris