Journal reporters win IPA awards
Two Daily Journal reporters won awards for the 2018 Illinois Press Association’s Excellence in News Contest.
Investigative reporter David Giuliani, who joined the Daily Journal staff in April 2018, won two first place awards, a third place award and two honorable mentions.
Giuliani received first place awards for Best Coverage of Taxation and Best Investigative/Enterprise Reporting for his investigation into the Kankakee River Metropolitan Agency.
He also received a third place award for Government Beat Reporting.
“David Giuliani has an amazing radar for political shenanigans and government complacency,” critics said regarding Giuliani’s government beat reporting.