KRCC News has been recognized by Public Radio News Directors, Inc., or PRNDI, for its online content accompanying last year’s series, “Flash Point: Living with Wildfire.” The 1st Place Award comes in the “Best Multimedia Presentation” category among small newsrooms.
Additional content in the series consists of an interactive timeline depicting a history of wildfires, forest health, and climate change, as well as additional interviews, photos, and public safety resources. You can revisit it here.
Under the direction of KRCC News Director Andrea Chalfin, Shanna Lewis served as the Digital Content Curator. Chalfin also provided coding support. Additional online content for the series was provided by Chalfin and radio series co-producer Michelle Mercer.