February 27, 2024

Smoky Hills PBS Receives 11 KAB Awards

BUNKER HILL, KS – The Kansas Association of Broadcasters (KAB) has recognized Smoky Hills PBS for 11 awards.  Below are the 2021 KAB Non-Metro Awards for Smoky Hills PBS:

Smoky Hills PBS – 2021 Non-Metro Station of the Year


Single Topic Event News

2nd Place – Smoky Hills Writers Contest Winners – Matthew Campbell

In-Depth News Reporting

Honorable Mention – Real Ag:  Global Food Systems – Matthew Campbell

Special Program

1st Place – 3-2-1A State Wrestling Recap – Les Kinderknecht

Station Promotion Announcement

1st Place – 3-2-1A State Wrestling – Les Kinderknecht

2nd Place – Wild West Bowl – Les Kinderknecht

HM – Traveling Kansas:  Gove County – Les Kinderknecht

Station Promotion Campaign

1st Place – Smoky Hills PBS Business Partnership – Matthew Campbell

2nd Place – Year in Review – Les Kinderknecht

Recurring Program

1st Place – Doctors on Call – Smoky Hills PBS Staff

Station Website

1st Place – Amanda Smith


“I am so proud of the work that our team has done this past year, and I am very excited for the future of Smoky Hills PBS,” said Travis Hendryx, Smoky Hills PBS General Manager.