PBS Hawaii announced the 2013 HIKI NŌ Awards on September 10, 2013, recognizing the most outstanding stories and segments produced during Season 4 of the statewide student news network.

The High School and Middle School divisions competed in five categories with the results as follows:

Best News Writing

Best Personal Profile

  • High School Division - Punahou School (Oahu) "Youngest Beekeeper"
  • Middle School Division - Ewa Makai Middle School (Oahu) "Science Teacher David Wong"

Best Anchor Team

Nino J. Martin Excellence in Production Award

Best Overall News Story

  • High School Division - Waianae High School (Oahu) "Race To The Top"
  • Middle School Division - Waianae Intermediate School (Oahu) "Big Dreams"

A full list of the nominees is available here.


PBS Hawaii broadcast the Middle School Division award-winning stories and segments on Thursday, September 19 and the High School Division winners on Thursday, September 26 at 7:30 pm.

2013 HIKI NŌ Awards: High School Winners (full episode)

2013 HIKI NŌ Awards: Middle School Winners (full episode)

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