Warren Olney IV

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This article is about the radio and television journalist. For the former Mayor of Oakland, California (an ancestor of his), see Warren Olney.

Warren Olney IV is an American broadcast journalist. He is the host and executive producer of the nationally syndicated Public Radio International program To the Point as well as the local affairs show Which Way, L.A.?, both of which originate at Santa Monica, California public radio station KCRW.[1] A graduate of Amherst College, Olney has also developed and taught laboratory courses at USC.[2]

At various times until the early 1990s, Olney was a news anchor and/or reporter for the Los Angeles flagship stations of CBS, NBC and ABC, as well as engaging in many other print and broadcast journalist duties.[3] He is the only two-time winner of the Los Angeles Society of Professional Journalists Distinguished Journalist since it was first awarded in 1976. He received it in 1985 for his work with KABC-TV and in 1998 for his work with KCRW.[2] In January 2012, Olney was honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award at the 62nd annual Golden Mike Awards ceremony held by the Radio & Television News Association of Southern California.

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