November 1, 2016 – Sioux Falls, SD: MidcoSN® earned a regional Emmy® award at the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences’ 2016 Upper Midwest Regional Emmy Awards Gala on October 29.
MidcoSN’s Tom Nieman won the Emmy for Writer – Program (Non-News) for “Nick Ellerbroek – Mini-Mascot”, a segment of the monthly Midco Sports Magazine show. The network – which broadcasts local and regional sports in North Dakota, South Dakota and Minnesota – received five award nominations in three categories.
“This is the fourth year MidcoSN has earned Emmy awards, and we’re proud of Tom and all of our MidcoSN team for how hard they work to bring quality sports programming to the viewers in our region,” said Mark Powell, Vice President of MidcoSN. “The Mini-Mascot segment was something special, and we’re glad to see it got the attention it deserved.”
About Midco Sports Network
Midco Sports Network provides live coverage of local sporting events and produces award-winning original sports programming. Since 2010, MidcoSN has delivered the sights and sounds of high school, collegiate, outdoors, motorsports and more to homes and businesses across the Upper Midwest. Visit MidcoSN.com to catch up on the action and check out blogs from the MidcoSN team.