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Television, best news story

Crystal Goomansingh, Francesca Fionda and Marleen Trotter
Global News, 16x9
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Crystal Goomansingh began her broadcast career nearly two decades ago. She is currently anchor for Global News at 11. While with Global Toronto, she covered numerous health stories and won the Canadian Medical Association Excellence in Health Reporting award for her story about alcohol consumption and its link to some cancers.

Francesca Fionda has been with Global News since 2011. She started working on the Global BC morning show and then moved to Toronto in September 2013 to start working with 16×9. Since then, she has worked on a wide range of topics, including workplace safety, environment and health. Fionda holds a broadcast journalism diploma from the British Columbia Institute of Technology, and a bachelor of arts in international relations from the University of British Columbia.

Marleen Trotter is an experienced, award-winning journalist. After a 20-year career as a news reporter, she moved off-air to produce features and investigative stories for a number of networks, including Global’s 16X9, CBC Doc Zone, Discovery Channel and CTV. Trotter is currently at W5, CTV's flagship current affairs program.