WDSU nabs two awards from Louisiana Association of Broadcasters

At the annual Louisiana Association of Broadcasters awards luncheon in Baton Rouge today, WDSU picked up two awards — Best Breaking News and Best Documentary.

‘GLEASON’ trailer released; film opens locally July 29

The eye-opening film will play in New Orleans at Canal Place and The Palace in Elmwood.

Steve Gleason stories honored with Murrow, National Headliner and Gabriel awards

When I set out to do a couple of stories on former Saint Steve Gleason’s battle with ALS, the ultimate goal was never about winning awards.

Steve Gleason: The Journey

The 30-minute special that aired on WDSU-TV (video inside) includes footage and interviews with Scott Fujita, Drew and Brittany Brees, Pearl Jam’s Mike McCready, Steve and Michel Gleason and more.

Steve Gleason: From ALS diagnosis to the Sundance Film Festival

A 30-minute special on Gleason’s trek to Sundance will air on WDSU Feb. 29.  

Our final story from Sundance: ‘GLEASON’ debut packs in 500+ people

Steve Gleason’s film debuted on January 23rd at the Sundance Film Festival. The premiere was sold out for weeks and the reviews have been outstanding.

Video: Steve Gleason on the red carpet at the Sundance premiere of ‘GLEASON’

Saints quarterback Drew Brees and former Saints Scott Fujita and Eric Johnson joined Steve at the red carpet event in Park City, Utah.

In his own words: Steve Gleason talks about his new film the night before its premiere at Sundance

This video is from the private screening and party we attended last Friday night at Victory Ranch, about 30 miles outside of Park City, Utah. ‘GLEASON’ made its world premiere the next morning at the Sundance Film Festival.

Denver, Salt Lake City, Park City and Sundance: thoughts after a long day

Salt Lake City, Utah — 15 hours and roughly 1,500 miles traveled. The day started out bumpy when WDSU chief photographer Megan Mackel and I arrived at the airport and found out our plane tickets didn’t exist. After an hour at the check-in counter and amazing help by a Southwest ticket agent named Susan, we […]

Steve Gleason stories honored with Emmy award

I mentioned this last week on Facebook and Twitter, but forgot to mention it here. In case you missed it, my two stories with former Saint Steve Gleason that WDSU chief photographer Megan Mackel and I shot back in April were honored with an Emmy award in Ft. Lauderdale on December 5. In April, I spent time […]

My Steve Gleason interview: Parts 1 and 2 together

One-on-one with Steve Gleason (part 2 of 2)

Steve talks about how he interacts with his son and tries to keep their relationship as normal as possible.

One-on-one with Steve Gleason (part 1 of 2)

Scott goes inside Steve’s home to see first-hand the challenges he deals with every day and how technology helps him deal with them all.

SWTV 2013 Year in Review

Here’s a recap of 2013, as seen on this website. Happy New Year!

Steve Gleason Responds to Radio Stunt

Here is the official Team Gleason response to the Atlanta sports radio hosts making fun of his battle with ALS.