El Paso, TX – (November 20, 2019) – The Lone Star Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences awarded Telemundo 48 / KTDO a total of 4 Lone Star Emmy® Awards, during the 17th annual awards gala held Saturday, November 16, 2019.

“This recognition is the work of a team that is committed to delivering meaningful and authentic stories that our community can connect with” said Lorena Castañeda, Telemundo 48 General Manager. “It is an honor to be recognized and am proud of the effort put forth every day to keep our viewers informed.”

Following is the full list of wins for Telemundo 48 El Paso:

General Assignment Report- Within 24 hours
Inmigrantes Desafiando El Peligro En La Oscuridad
Zurizaday Rodrigo Zamora Pedraza, Producer
Carlos Armendariz, Photographer

Arts/Entertainment – News Single Story/ Series/ Feature
Sin Miedo A Ser Mujer
Carlos Sanchez, Reporter
Josue Esquivel, Photographer/Editor

Historic/ Cultural – Program Feature / Segment
Hueco Tanks “ El Santuario Del Desierto”
Diana Martinez, Producer

Human Interest – Program Feature/ Segment
Daniela a Caballo
Antonio Favela,Producer/Reporter/ Writer/ Editor

For complete details on all of the winners and categories, please access The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Lone Star Chapter’s official 2019 Lone Star Emmy Awardees list here.

About Telemundo 48 El Paso
Telemundo 48 El Paso / KTDO is Telemundo’s local owned television station serving Spanish-language viewers in El Paso TX, Las Cruces NM and Juarez MX. Telemundo 48 delivers its audiences ten hours of live, locally produced news each week across all platforms. KTDO’s newscasts feature local breaking news, real-time weather forecasts, consumer reports, and sports information. Telemundo 48 also airs world-class programming produced by Telemundo Network. Telemundo 48’s local news and information can be accessed by audiences across all of its platforms, including online at, through its social media channels, and on local over-the-air channel 48.1, Spectrum channel 11/ HD 803, Comcast channel 11, AT&T U-Verse channel 48, Dish channel 48, and Direct TV channel 48.


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