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KSTP-TV, Albert win Peabody Award for sailor’s death investigation

While he’s not above criticism here at home, KSTP-TV reporter Mark Albert just snagged a prestigious Peabody Award (the broadcast equivalent of a Pulitzer) for “Who Killed Doc?” The investigation examined the electrocution death of a Minnesota sailo

While he’s not above criticism here at home, KSTP-TV reporter Mark Albert just snagged a prestigious Peabody Award (the broadcast equivalent of a Pulitzer) for “Who Killed Doc?” The investigation examined the electrocution death of a Minnesota sailor in a faulty Iraqi base shower, and showed repeated military cover-ups.

St. Paul-based American Public Media also snagged a Peabody for “The Promised Land with host Majora Carter,” a radiocast dedicated to people improving their communities.