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2016 NAB MARCONI RADIO AWARD FINALISTS ANNOUNCED

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2016 NAB MARCONI RADIO AWARD FINALISTS ANNOUNCED

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) announced the finalists for the 2016 NAB Marconi Radio Awards, honoring radio stations and on-air personalities for . The winners will be announced September 22 at the NAB Marconi Radio Awards Dinner & Show, sponsored by HD Radio and held during the 2016 Radio Show in Nashville.

LEGENDARY STATION OF THE YEAR
KRLD-AM, Dallas, TX
WBAL-AM, Baltimore, MD
WBT-AM, Charlotte, NC
WDBO-FM, Orlando, FL
WINS-AM, New York, NY

NETWORK/SYNDICATED PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR
Delilah, Premiere Networks
Elvis Duran, Premiere Networks
Erazno y la Chokolata, Entravision
Jay Mohr, Premiere Networks
Dan Patrick, Premiere Networks

MAJOR MARKET PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR
Tim Conway, Jr., KFI-AM, Los Angeles, CA
Mark Curry, KBLX-FM, San Francisco, CA
Mike Francesca, WFAN-FM, New York, NY
Toucher and Rich, WBZ-FM, Boston, MA
The Woody Show, KYSR-FM, Los Angeles, CA

LARGE MARKET PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR
Brooke Fox & Jubal Flagg, KQMV-FM, Seattle, WA
Laurie DeYoung, WPOC-FM, Baltimore, MD
Jason Matheson, KTMY-FM, Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN
Dave O’Brien, WLHK-FM, Indianapolis, IN
Charlie Sykes, WTMJ-AM, Milwaukee, WI

MEDIUM MARKET PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR
Dan Austin & Dude Walker, WQHK-FM, Fort Wayne, IN
Chaz & AJ, WPLR-FM, Milford, CT
Faith Daniels, WROU-FM, Dayton, OH
Blake Hayes & Eva Matteson, WMGX-FM, Portland, ME
Clovia Lawrence, WKJS-FM, Richmond, VA

SMALL MARKET PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR
Brent Carl Fleshman, WHUB-FM, Cookeville, TN
Brian Lee & Chris Wolfe, KZOQ-FM, Missoula, MT
Amanda Mangan, WKLP-AM, Cumberland, MD
Ken Thomas, WJJY-FM, Baxter, MN
Toby Tucker, WDZQ-FM, Decatur, IL

MAJOR MARKET STATION OF THE YEAR
KFI-AM, Los Angeles, CA
WBEB-FM, Philadelphia, PA
WFAN-FM, New York, NY
WGN-AM, Chicago, IL
WTMX-FM, Chicago, IL

LARGE MARKET STATION OF THE YEAR
KVET-FM, Austin, TX
WBAL-AM, Baltimore, MD
WFLC-FM, Miami, FL
WIBC-FM, Indianapolis, IN
WRMF-FM, West Palm Beach, FL

MEDIUM MARKET STATION OF THE YEAR
WDGL-FM, Baton Rouge, LA
WHKO-FM, Dayton, OH
WHO-AM, Des Moines, IA
WQHK-FM, Fort Wayne, IN
WSGW-AM, Saginaw, MI

SMALL MARKET STATION OF THE YEAR
KNUJ-AM, New Ulm, MN
KTPK-FM, Topeka, KS
KZOQ-FM, Missoula, MN
WKDZ-FM, Cadiz, KY
WRNN-FM, Myrtle Beach, SC

AC STATION OF THE YEAR
KBIG-FM, Los Angeles, CA
KBPA-FM, Austin, TX
WALK-FM, Long Island, NY
WLEN-FM, Adrian, MI
WLTF-FM, Martinsburg, WV

CHR STATION OF THE YEAR
KIIS-FM, Los Angeles, CA
KQMV-FM, Seattle, WA
KTXY-FM, Columbia, MO
WAOA-FM, Melbourne, FL
WPST-FM, Princeton, NJ

CLASSIC HITS STATION OF THE YEAR
KRTH-FM, Los Angeles, CA
WBPG-FM, Chicago, IL
WOGL-FM, Philadelphia, PA
WOMC-FM, Detroit, MI
WXGL-FM, Tampa, FL

COUNTRY STATION OF THE YEAR
KKBQ-FM, Houston, TX
WKML-FM, Fayetteville, NC
WMZQ-FM, Washington, D.C.
WPOC-FM, Baltimore, MD
WYCT-FM, Pensacola, FL

NEWS/TALK STATION OF THE YEAR
KKOB-AM, Albuquerque, NM
KRMG-AM, Tulsa, OK
WBZ-AM, Boston, MA
WLW-AM, Cincinnati, OH
WTOP-FM, Washington, D.C.

NONCOMMERCIAL STATION OF THE YEAR
KPCW-FM, Park City, UT
WHSN-FM, Bangor, MA
WRHU-FM, Long Island, NY
WSDP-FM, Canton, MI
WSOU-FM, South Orange, NJ

RELIGIOUS STATION OF THE YEAR
KKJM-FM, St. Cloud, MN
KKLA-FM, Los Angeles, CA
KLTY-FM, Dallas, TX
WCAO-AM, Baltimore, MD
WGRB-AM, Chicago, IL

ROCK STATION OF THE YEAR
KCMQ-FM, Columbia, MO
KROX-FM, Austin, TX
WBAB-FM, Long Island, NY
WXXJ-FM, Jacksonville, FL
WZLX-FM, Boston, MA

SPANISH STATION OF THE YEAR
KLOL-FM, Houston, TX
KLZT-FM, Austin, TX
KOYE-FM, Tyler, TX
KXSE-FM, Sacramento, CA
WYUU-FM, Tampa, FL

SPORTS STATION OF THE YEAR
KNBR-AM, San Francisco, CA
KRLD-FM, Dallas, TX
WCMC-FM, Raleigh, NC
WSCR-AM, Chicago, IL
WXYT-FM, Detroit, MI

URBAN STATION OF THE YEAR
WCDX-FM, Richmond, VA
WHQT-FM, Coral Gables, FL
WHUR-FM, Washington, D.C.
WPEG-FM, Charlotte, NC
WVEE-FM, Atlanta, GA

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