Sacramento television station Channel 3 (KCRA) was presented the regional Emmy award for news excellence over the weekend.
The announcement was made Saturday night during the Northern California Emmy Awards ceremonies at the Hilton San Francisco Union Square.
KCRA's Kellie DeMarco won an Emmy in the category of On-Camera Talent-Anchor-News.
Sacramento Univision TV station Channel 19 (KUVS) was the big winner in the Spanish-language category, hauling in 16 awards, including top honors among large markets for its 6 p.m. newscast.
Christian Anguiano, photographer for KUVS, received four Emmy statuettes.
Local station awards also went to reporter Cornell Barnard and photographer Brandon Atchison of Channel 10 (KXTV) for breaking-news coverage of a violent arrest, Channel 6 (KVIE) in the category of Interview/Discussion-Program/Special for a report on human trafficking, and Channel 40 video journalist Sabrina Rodriguez for storytelling on deadline.
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