CBC journalist Rita Celli will use the fellowship to look at Ontario’s mining industry. 

Veteran CBC journalist Rita Celli has won the Michener-Deacon fellowship for investigative reporting.

Celli, who hosts the radio show Ontario Today from Ottawa, will use the fellowship to spend up to four months investigating Ontario’s mining industry.

Her project is entitled "Stock Traders, Money Lenders, Companies or Everyday Joe: Who is getting rich from Ontario's multi-billion dollar mining industry?" 

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Tamara Baluja is an award-winning journalist with CBC Vancouver and the 2018 Michener-Deacon fellow for journalism education. She was the associate editor for J-Source from 2013-2014.