abc27 News has been recognized for its breaking news coverage and feature reporting by the Pennsylvania Association of Broadcasters.
The PAB awarded abc27 with Outstanding Television Breaking News Report for its live coverage of a May 9 fuel tanker fire over Interstate 81 near Harrisburg.
abc27 reporter Kendra Nichols and photojournalist Eric Heisler received the PAB's award for Outstanding Television Feature Story or Series for an in-depth look at attempts to legalize medical marijuana in Pennsylvania.
The station's website, abc27.com, was named Outstanding Television Website.
The PAB's awards for Excellence in Broadcasting will be presented May 5.