CBC journalists Federico Cahis and Steve Bruce have been nominated for a prestigious Atlantic Journalism Award.

The two are nominated in the TV Breaking News category for their coverage of a devastating fire in Stanhope.

The nominations were announced in a news release on Wednesday.

The Atlantic Journalism Awards honour the best in broadcast, print and online journalism in the Atlantic provinces.

The awards will be handed out May 10 at the Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel.