Picking Up: Meth On The North Coast

Mike Dronkers / Tuesday, June 17, 2008 @ 4:07 p.m. / Community


From the KHUM Archive: 

In 2007, KHUM aired an original production about methamphetamine in Humboldt county.

A collaboration with local PBS affiliate KEET-TV, the two-part series went on to earn KHUM a 2008 national Edward R. Murrow award for radio news documentary work.

Production of Picking Up was supported from Sound Partners and the Fetzer Institute, produced by Mike Dronkers.


Times-Standard: KHUM Wins National Journalism Award

Humboldt Herald: North Coast Meth Crisis

Sound Partners: KEET and KHUM Collaborate

Picking Up: Part I

Picking Up: Segment I

Picking Up: Part II

Picking Up: Segment II