Awards & Winners


WCCO is a radio station located in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA. The station broadcasts on a clear-channel frequency and is owned by CBS Radio. The station's studios are located in downtown Minneapolis, while its transmitter is located in Coon Rapids, Minnesota. With 50,000 watts of power, WCCO's signal reaches a wide area of North America at night. From 1947 to 1996, WCCO radio and WCCO-TV won twelve George Foster Peabody Awards, more than any other Twin Cities broadcast outlet.

Awards by WCCO

Check all the awards nominated and won by WCCO.


Peabody Award
Honored for : Project Lifesaver, Project Lifesaver


Peabody Award
Honored for : Debbie Pielow: Waiting for a Heart That Never Came


Peabody Award
Honored for : The Heart of the Matter


Peabody Award
(Radio Public Service)


Peabody Award
(Local Radio Public Service)


Peabody Award
Honored for : As the Twig is Bent
(Honorable Mention)