RTV6 was honored Saturday night with several top honors at the 45th annual Lower Great Lakes Chapter Emmy Awards ceremony.
RTV6 went into the ceremony with 15 Emmy nominations, and took home four top honors.
Call 6 Investigator Rafael Sanchez won the Emmy for "Best News Special" for his series "Richmond Hill: Road to Recovery " on the one-year anniversary of the Richmond Hill Explosion. Sanchez was joined in receiving the award by photographers Paul Chiodo and Jason Scheuer, as well as commercial production supervisor Blake Brenneman and creative services senior producer Steve Brenneman.
Fellow Call 6 Investigator Kara Kenney also received an Emmy for "Best Politics/Government Story" for her series "Empty Garage, Empty Promises ." Photographer Jason Scheuer shared in the award.
The weekend news team was honored with an Emmy for "Best Weekend Newscast" for their coverage of the Colonial Hills bus crash. The team consisted of Executive Producer Brady Gibson, News Producer Katie Oakley, and reporters/anchors Drew Smith and Rafael Sanchez.
RTV6 Sports Director Dave Furst was also honored with the Emmy for "On Camera Talent – Anchor Sports."
Frustrated driver reflects on highway rant
A frustrated driver reflected on a showdown on I-5 in La Jolla between him and Ferguson protesters that’s gone viral.
Small plane with 4 aboard crashes in Michigan
Authorities are investigating a small plane crash in Berrien County in the southwest corner of Michigan.
IMPD arrests three in west side robberies
Indianapolis police were investigating two armed robberies on the city’s west side Friday morning.
Mom shares car seat concern after son's death
With the busy holiday travel weekend underway, a mother of three is making an emotional plea to anyone transporting a child, Call 6…
Police chase ends in fatal crash on east side
A police chase ended in a fatal crash on the city's east side Friday morning.
2 killed in Nov. 16 hit-and-run crash ID'd
Police identified the two pedestrians who were killed in a hit-and-run crash on the city's west side on Nov. 16.