KBTC adds an Emmy Award to growing collection

Monday, June 4

The Northwest Region of the National Association Of Television Arts and Sciences awarded KBTC public television an Emmy Award for its special promotional campaign surrounding the station's Friday night mystery programs.

The statue was presented at the annual award banquet on Saturday, June 2.  KBTC, the public television station licensed to Bates Technical College in Tacoma, was honored in the Program Promotion-Campaign category for a series of short vignettes that spoofed the Sherlock Holmes series airedby the station on Friday nights.

Honored with the award was station volunteer, John Llewellyn Moxey, who produced and directed the vignettes; and Michael Peters, videographer and editor. This is the ninth Emmy Award given to KBTC for its local production work since 2007.

KBTC is a service of Bates Technical College in Tacoma. The public television station serves Western Washington with three transmitters and one translator.

By antenna over the air:
KBTC 28.1, 28.2  (Tacoma)
KCKA 15.1, 15.2  (Centralia)
K41KT-D /channel 41  (Grays River-Lebam)
K24IC-D  /channel 24  (Bellingham and North Puget Sound area)

Cable carriage:
Comcast channel 12 - Pierce & King Counties  (Channel 3 in Tacoma)
Comcast (HD) channel 108 - Bellingham, North Puget Sound area
Comcast (SD) channel 71 - Bellingham, North Puget Sound area
Click! (SD) channel 3 - Tacoma
Click! (HD) channel 503 - Tacoma
Rainier Connect channel 10
Broadstripe channel 28 (varies by area)
Verizon FiOS channel 28

Satellite carriage:
Dish channel 28 (may appear as 8620)
DirecTV channel 28 (may appear as 970)