Sheriff Cocchi congratulates 22News on 2017 MBA Merit Award for Station of the Year

CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – 22News received an Official Citation from the Hampden County Sherriff’s Office, congratulating the staff here on our 2017 Massachusetts Broadcasters Association Merit Award for Station of the Year.

The Citation, signed by Sheriff Nicholas Cocchi, goes on to say “Be it further known the entire Hampden County Sheriff’s Department, and all the citizens of Hampden County, extend their best wishes for continued success.”

22News takes top honors at Mass Broadcasters awards banquet

The Massachusetts Broadcasters Association is an industry trade group that advocates on behalf of television and radio broadcasters throughout the state. 22News took home the Merit Award for Station of the Year for the second year in a row during an award banquet in November.

WWLP-22News is an NBC affiliate providing local news, network, syndicated, and local programming to western Massachusetts. The station also provides superior digital breaking news and weather coverage through its website WWLP.com and on all mobile devices.