The Upper Midwest Regional Emmys have nominated KELOLAND News for five awards for 2016.

KELOLAND News at 5 and KELOLAND Weekend News are nominated for best evening and best weekend newscast.

Reporter Angela Kennecke, along with photographers Kevin Kjergaard, Thom Morrow, Terry Kjergaard and Mike Simundson, are included in the investigative report category for their work on the Westerhuis family and GEAR UP investigations.

Jay Trobec also received two nominations for his weathercast and as a news, sports or weather anchor.

Winners will be announced on October 29 in Bloomington, MN.