LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) -

WKBT News 8 has received seven Upper Midwest Emmy nominations from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.

Our Compassion Project efforts received two nominations. The winners will be announced on September 13 at Target Field in Downtown Minneapolis.

Here are the WKBT News 8 nominations:

Feature News Report – Serious Single Story/Series

In Sickness and in Health - WKBT-TV

  • Jennifer Livingston, Reporter
  • Kirk Arneson, Photographer

Sports – Single Story/Segment

Pool Sharks - WKBT-TV

  • Jennifer Livingston, Reporter
  • Kirk Arneson, Photographer

Public/Current/Community Affairs – Program

From Cruelty to Compassion - WKBT-TV

  • Mike Thompson, Executive Producer
  • Jennifer Livingston, Producer
  • Travis Kobs, Creative Group
  • Steve Londre, Creative Group
  • Kirk Arneson, Creative Group
  • Anne Paape, News Director
  • Martha Boehm, Web Content Coordinator
  • Matt Sperling, Chief Engineer
  • Tiffany Olson, Production Assistant
  • Lisa Klein, Reporter
  • Martha Koloski, Reporter
  • Chuck Oedsma, Photographer

Community Service

The Compassion Project - WKBT-TV

  • Scott Chorski, General Manager

Editor – News

Jennifer Livingston Composite - WKBT-TV

Writer – News

Jennifer Livingston Composite - WKBT-TV

On-Camera Talent – Program Host/Moderator

Jennifer Livingston Composite - WKBT-TV

For the complete list of nominations, visit the Upper Midwest Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences website.