WVUE’s chief investigative reporter, Lee Zurik, was cited as winner both for “Cracking the Code,” in the series contest, and for a single story on overpaying for prescription drugs, called “Medical Waste.” His producer is Tom Wright. Also partnering with us on “Cracking the Code” has been NOLA.com I The Times-Picayune.
Zurik also won the Craft Achievement Award for investigative reporters.
Here’s the full list. The stations competing are in Louisiana, Florida and parts of Georgia and Alabama.