Angry when she's passed over for the news anchor position, star reporter Kelly Grant quits her job and agrees to return to her hometown when she finds out her estranged mother is going blind. Kelly travels home with her teenage daughter intending to stay only a week to convince her mother to sell the family ranch and move. During her visit Kelly uses her investigative skills to expose a water-rustling scheme that is causing the local ranches to suffer for lack of water. Kelly exposes the crime, mends fences with her mother, and discovers that life close to family is the best place to raise her daughter. Stars Laura Leighton and Angie Dickinson.