ABBY Awards to be presented virtually

ABERDEEN, S.D. ( – The ABBY Awards are turning into ABBY Week for 2020.

Due the current pandemic, the awards will be presented virtually throughout next week, according to Bea Smith, Director of Membership and Events for the Aberdeen Area Chamber of Commerce.

The only award out of the 10 that is voted on locally is the People’s Choice Award. People will have from 8 a.m. tomorrow to 5 p.m. Friday to submit their votes.

People can watch the presentation of the awards next week. The presentations will take place at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. daily.

Smith said that there has been a lot of interest in the new ABBY format.