Registed Nurses' Association of Ontario


Television, best news story

Joanne Schnurr
CTV Ottawa
Staffing changes at Royal Ottawa Hospital

Joanne Schnurr has been crafting television stories for CTV Ottawa for 28 years. A proud prairie girl from Saskatchewan, she started her career in Regina, and worked briefly in Montreal before settling in the capital city. Her passion is for investigative journalism and stories she hopes can change lives. She has won two national awards from the Radio Television Digital News Association for her stories focusing on autism and on transgender children, and two Edward R. Murrow awards for her feature on autism and for a segment on saving money.