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Reporter George Knapp, a long-time investigative reporter for Eyewitness News, and photojournalist Matt Adams have won a coveted Peabody Award for their half-hour special, Crossfire: Water, Power and Politics.
The judges had this to say about Knapp and Adam's winning entry, "This network-quality documentary by Las Vegas' CBS affiliate was a brave, meticulous examination of a plan to pipe massive amounts of water from rural Nevada to booming Sin City and the potential consequences for ranchers, farmers, Native Americans and the environment."
Photojournalist Alex Brauer and producer Ian Russell also contributed to the piece.
Produced in 2008, Crossfire: Water, Power, and Politics is an in-depth examination of how Las Vegas growth is going to affect vast areas of the American Southwest. Rural Nevada is facing two dramatic challenges, both of which are directly related to our community's relentless growth.More>>