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KIKV-FM Named finalist for Crystal Radio Awards


KIKV-FM has been named as a finalist for the 2022 NAB Crystal Radio Awards. The 35th annual NAB Crystal Radio Awards, honors outstanding community service efforts undertaken by radio stations throughout 2021. Winners will receive live national recognition for their community service at NAB Show, April 23–27, 2022 in Las Vegas, Nev.

Hubbard Radio has a total of four NAB Crystal Awards finalists:

  • KBHP-FM/Bemidji
  • KBLB-FM/Brainerd
  • KIKV-FM/Alexandria

Hubbard Radio had three additional finalists:  KRWM-FM/Seattle, KUPD-FM/Phoenix and WMBX-West Palm Beach.

View the full list of NAB Crystal Radio Awards nominees HERE.

Established in 1987, the NAB Crystal Radio Awards recognize local radio stations for their year-round commitment to serving communities. A panel of judges representing the broadcast industry and community service organizations will review applications and select 50 finalists and 10 winners.

All Crystal Radio Award finalists will be celebrated, and the winners announced in Las Vegas at NAB Show.  The event is happening on Tuesday, April 26 at 9:15am at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

The NAB Show is the premier event for content professionals in the media, entertainment and technology ecosystem. It’s the ultimate marketplace for those seeking to create superior audio and video experiences. From creation to consumption, across multiple platforms, NAB Show is where global visionaries convene to bring content to life in new and exciting ways. For complete details, visit www.nabshow.com.

About NAB

The National Association of Broadcasters is the premier advocacy association for America’s broadcasters. NAB advances radio and television interests in legislative, regulatory and public affairs. Through advocacy, education and innovation, NAB enables broadcasters to best serve their communities, strengthen their businesses and seize new opportunities in the digital age. Learn more at www.nab.org.