Emmys Featured Articles News Nominees

2019 Upper Midwest Emmy® Nominees

Congratulations 2019 Upper Midwest Emmy® Nominees! Thank you for another great year with nearly 950 entries! Good luck to all of this year’s nominees! Share & Tag! @midwestemmys, #midwestEmmyNominee We will announce recipients at the 20th Annual Upper Midwest Regional Emmy® Awards Gala on Saturday October 5th, 2019 at the Mystic Center in Prior Lake, MN. […]


Bob Fransen Leadership Scholarship

As we honor new inductees into The Upper Midwest Emmy® Chapter Gold & Silver Circles, we’d like to remember fellow Honoree Robert Carl Fransen. “Bob” as he liked us to call him, passed away this summer at the age of 98. His media career spanned more than 50 years. A career which produced inductions into the Minnesota […]

Board of Governors Award Featured Articles News

2019 Governors Emmy® – Decade of Honor

Upper Midwest Board of Governors Emmy® Award The National Academy of Television Arts & Science (NATAS) – Upper Midwest Governors Emmy® Award is the most prestigious Regional Emmy® Award in our chapter.  It is voted on by solely by the Board of Governors representing all media markets & platforms within our region. The Governor’s Emmy® […]

Featured Articles Making A Difference Award News Recipients

2019 Slumberland “Making a Difference” Award – 5 Eyewitness News Investigates

The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, Upper Midwest Chapter is proud to recognize excellence in video production and storytelling.  Our corporate partner, Slumberland, is all about making lives better.  To honor the spirit of both organizations, we present the Slumberland “Making a Difference” Award.   Television & video has the power with one story to change […]