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CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jun 19, 1980
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(Studio) Size of crack in Idaho dam noted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Ahsahka, ID) Crack in Army Corps of Engineers' Dworshak dam examined; films shown. [Dist. engineer Colonel Henry THAYER - comments.] 1976 Teton dam disaster in eastern Idaho recalled; diffs. in situations outlined. [Governor John EVANS - comments.] Lack of emergency plan for dam failure by both the Corps and residents of Lewiston noted. [Alvina PIRAINO - comments.] Army's plans outlined.
REPORTER: David Dow

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Dow, David
Duration:
00:02:10

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