Carolina Public Press presented its second annual Digging Deep event on March 16-17 in Asheville. It featured Stefanie Ilgenfritz, the health and science bureau chief at The Wall Street Journal. Matt Rose/Carolina Public Press

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ASHEVILLE — More than 100 Western North Carolina residents joined Carolina Public Press on March 16-17 for events celebrating in-depth and investigative reporting that featured Stefanie Ilgenfritz, the health and science bureau chief at The Wall Street Journal.

Ilgenfritz helped lead the team of Journal staff that won a 2015 Pulitzer Prize for Investigative Journalism, honoring the news organization’s reporting on the motivations and practices of their health-care providers. You may view the “Medicare Unmasked” series here.

Click on the video below to view Ilgenfritz’s presentation on Wednesday, March 16 at the Capital Club of Asheville. And if you’d like information about upcoming events with Carolina Public Press, sign up for our mailing list here.

Angie Newsome

Angie Newsome is the executive director and editor of Carolina Public Press. Contact her at (828) 774-5290 or e-mail her at anewsome@carolinapublicpress.org.

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