CBC Moncton and CBC P.E.I. have each been recognized at the national RTDNA awards.

A story about bottle collectors in Moncton won the Dick Smyth Award for creative use of sound.

Gavin Simms interviewed people in Moncton who collect glass and plastic bottles for cash. The item aired on Information Morning last October.

CBC P.E.I. won the Ron Laidlaw Award for its continuing coverage of food insecurity on the Island.

Laura Chapin and Stephanie Kelly researched and presented the stories on the challenges that many Islanders face accessing enough affordable, healthy food. The series aired on Island Morning.

RTDNA Canada represents radio and TV stations in the country.

The awards were handed out Saturday night.