Washington, D.C. -- The National Association of Broadcasters announced the 50 finalists for the 32nd annual NAB Crystal Radio Awards. Since 1987, the NAB Crystal Radio Awards have recognized radio stations for their outstanding year-round commitment to community service. Winners will be announced and the finalists honored at the We Are Broadcasters Celebration, held Tuesday, April 9 during the 2019 NAB Show in Las Vegas.
This year's finalists are:
|KBFB-FM Dallas, Texas
||WHO-AM Des Moines, Iowa|
|KBHP-FM Bemidji, Minn.
||WHUB-AM Cookeville, Tenn.|
|KCLY-FM Clay Center, Kan.||WHUR-FM Washington, D.C.|
|KCVM-FM Cedar Falls, Iowa
||WHYI-FM Miami, Fla.|
|KEEY-FM Minneapolis, Minn.
||WIL-FM St. Louis, Mo.|
|KHKS-FM Dallas, Texas||WJJY-FM Baxter, Minn.|
|KMVP-FM Phoenix, Ariz.||WKRQ-FM Cincinnati, Ohio|
|KNDE-FM College Station, Texas
||WKST-FM Pittsburgh, Pa.|
|KNIX-FM Phoenix, Ariz.
||WKXD-FM Cookeville, Tenn.|
|KRMG-FM Tulsa, Okla.
||WMBX-FM West Palm Beach, Fla.|
|KRWM-FM Seattle, Wash.||WMGK-FM Philadelphia, Pa.|
|KSL-AM Salt Lake City, Utah
||WOWI-FM Norfolk, Va.|
|KSNE-FM Las Vegas, Nev.||WPHT-AM Philadelphia, Pa.|
|KSTP-FM St. Paul, Minn.||WQHT-FM New York, N.Y.|
|KTCZ-FM Minneapolis, Minn.||WRAL-FM Raleigh, N.C.|
|KTMY-FM St. Paul, Minn.||WRLT-FM Nashville, Tenn.|
|KUPL-FM Portland, Ore.||WTAM-AM Cleveland, Ohio|
|KWBG-AM Boone, Iowa||WTKX-FM Mobile, Ala.|
|WBLS-FM New York, N.Y.
||WTMJ-AM Milwaukee, Wis.|
|WCCO-AM Minneapolis, Minn.||WVLI-FM Bourbonnais, Ill|
|WCFB-FM Orlando, Fla.
||WWOZ-FM New Orleans, La.|
|WDNS-FM Bowling Green, Ky.
||WWPR-FM New York, N.Y.|
|WDSY-FM Pittsburgh, Pa.
||WXXL-FM Orlando, Fla.|
|WDVE-FM Pittsburgh, Pa.||WYCT-FM Pensacola, Fla.|
|WGTS-FM Washington, D.C.
||WZTU-FM Miami, Fla.|
Ten Crystal Radio Award recipients will be chosen by a panel of judges representing the broadcast industry, community service organizations and public relations firms. Also at the We Are Broadcasters Celebration, five-time NAB Crystal Radio Award winning station KFOR-AM will receive the Crystal Heritage Award.
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