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WVUE nominated for 9 Emmy's, including Overall Excellence and News Excellence

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

The Suncoast Emmy’s have released its list of nominations and WVUE has 9 nominations including Overall Excellence and News Excellence.  Fox 8's investigative reporter Lee Zurik was nominated for four Emmy's including best Investigate Reporter for his "Medical Waste" Reports.  That investigative series, which focused on the actions of pharmacy benefit managers, little-known middlemen that impact your drug prices, was also nominated for best investigative series.  Zurik is also up for Emmy nominations for his his series "Swiped:  Financial Mismanagement", and he also garnered a nomination in the Political/Government News category for his report on "Jindal's Presidential Run".

Two of Fox 8's morning anchors are in line for possible Emmy wins, Nancy Parker in the best feature category for her story, "Caramel Curve" and Meg Gatto for her entertainment report on "Music Lessons".   Reporter Rob Krieger also picked up an Emmy nomination for his report "Allen Toussaint Memorial".  

The awards will be announced on December 3rd, 2016. 

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