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March 2019

2018 SINBA Award Finalists Announced

Marcellus Angel receives a SINBA award at the 2018 Spring Convention

Below are the finalists for this year's Student Illinois News Broadcasters Association awards, to be presented at the INBA Spring 2019 Convention in Normal on Saturday April 13.

Finalists in each category are listed in alphabetical order. Thank you to all who entered, and congratulations to all of our finalists!

Marcellus Angel receives a SINBA award at the 2018 Spring Convention

Television Categories

Meet a Member: Baylee Steelman

In our cotinuing effort to help you get to know some of your fellow INBA members, we present another edition of "Meet a Member."  This time, we feature Baylee Steelman, who's been a part of our organization since she was a student.

INBA Professional Stipend Available For Spring Convention

INBA members attending the Fall 2018 Convention.

One INBA member will attend the INBA Spring convention for five percent of the full price. Simply write a short description of why convention attendance will benefit you and state your financial need. Then send it to INBA Resource Manager H Wayne Wilson at

Meet a Member: Lee Gaines

Lee Gaines

In the latest entry of our "Meet a Member" series, we're introducing you to Lee Gaines, a reporter with WILL (Illinois Public Media), covering education and criminal justice.

Governor J.B. Pritzker To Keynote INBA Spring Convention

Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker will deliver the keynote speech at the Spring 2019 INBA Conference on Saturday April 13 at the Marriott in downtown Normal.

The governor will share his thoughts on his first few months in office, as he and the General Assembly negotiate on a budget for the first time.

Illinois Governor-elect J.B. Pritzker meets with President Donald Trump and other cabinet officials at The White House on December 13,2018.

Illinois Associated Press Broadcasters Association Finalists Announced

WBBM-AM accepts the "Outstanding News Operation" award at the INBA Spring 2018 Convention

Finalists have been announced in the Illinois Associated Press Broadcasters Association 2018 contest.