WBEZ: A 'Broth of Legionella' And Why It Keeps Killing At An Illinois Veterans' Home

Number 28429
Subject Veterans
Source WBEZ Radio (Chicago)
Year 2018
Publication Date January - November 2018
Summary Illinois law changed and the most expensive governor’s race in American history swung against the incumbent after WBEZ produced more than 40 enterprise stories in 2018 about the mishandling of recurring Legionnaires’ disease outbreaks tied to 14 deaths at the largest state-run veterans’ home.
Category Contest Entry
Keywords WBEZ, Illinois, Chicago, governor, election, Legionnaires' disease, deaths, veterans, home, enterprise
Related Links https://www.wbez.org/collections/your-guide-to-illinois-2018-elections/a2c03182-6423-483b-8464-98f964e3516e
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