NBC 10 on-air personalities voted RI's best

Several members of NBC 10 were voted Rhode Island's best at a Rhode Island Monthly magazine event on Thursday.

Results of the magazine's annual Best of Rhode Island readership poll were announced at the Providence Performing Arts Center.

NBC 10's Gene Valicenti was named best anchorman, Alison Bologna took home best female television news reporter, Kelly Bates was named best female meteorologist, and Molly O'Brien was named best morning television personality.

"We appreciate that Southern New Englanders turn to NBC 10 more than any other television station and web site in the market and we work hard to earn their trust," said NBC 10 News Director Chris Lanni. "It's a great honor to have our anchors, reporters and meteorologists recognized as the Best in Rhode Island and a great tribute to the individuals as well as our hard-working staff who work to make NBC 10 Coverage You Trust."