Awards & Winners


WMAL — branded 105.9 FM & AM 630 WMAL — is a news/talk radio station licensed to Washington, D.C. and serving the Washington metro area. It operates with 10,000 watts in the daytime and 5,000 watts in the nighttime with studios in Washington and transmitters in Bethesda, Maryland. The station is owned and operated by Cumulus Media and is affiliated with ABC News Radio, Cumulus Media Networks and Premiere Radio Networks. It is also one of the oldest surviving radio stations in the entire market.

Awards by WMAL

Check all the awards nominated and won by WMAL.


Peabody Award
Honored for : The Jeffersonian World of Dumas Malone


Peabody Award
Honored for : They Served with Honor


Peabody Award
(Institutional Award: WMAL Radio for Overall Excellence in the Radio Documentary)


Peabody Award
Honored for : Battles Just Begun


Peabody Award
Honored for : Mile of Dimes
(Honorable Mention)