Freep multimedia wins Emmy
Detroit Free Press staffers David P. Gilkey, Stephen McGee, Kathleen Galligan, Hugh Grannum, John Masson and Joe Swickard won an Emmy tonight in the category of current news coverage for broadband. Their multimedia documentary "Michigan Marines: Band of Brothers."
Vice president and editor Paul Anger said in the Freep article:
" 'And this recognition underscores that the Free Press is more than a newspaper and freep.com is more than a traditional newspaper Web site. We're committed to presenting digital news and information in many ways -- and Band of Brothers is an example of that. There'll be more and more as time goes along on freep.com.' "
Other Emmy-nominated Freep multimedia:
"Ice fishing" (Outdoor writer Eric Sharp & producer/photographer David P. Gilkey)
"La Calamita in Court" (Producers/photographers Stephen McGee & Mandi Wright)