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KLTV’s “7 Investigates” Uncovers Critical Issues

Topic: Investigative Reporting
Posted on 1/24/2017

Raycom’s ABC affiliate KLTV Tyler, Tx. achieves results with its “7 Investigates” initiative. This includes exposing water problems in Tyler and prompting the city to respond; launching an investigation that led to new state and (pending) federal legislation on 911 call with Kari’s Law; and uncovering unethical actions by Judge Joel Baker. “KLTV’s 7 Investigates is constantly working for the people in East Texas,” said a station representative. “Through this initiative, we’ve helped empower citizens with knowledge, and we vigilantly work to make East Texas a better, more transparent place to live.

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