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Awards

  • 2007 - Sunshine State Awards/South Florida Society of Professional Journalists, published August 10, 2006

    "Reef Madness"

  • 2006 - The Green Eyeshade Excellence in Journalism Awards/Atlanta SPJ, published September 15, 2005

    "The Bad Hands People"

  • 2006 - Sunshine State Awards/South Florida Society of Professional Journalists, published July 28, 2005

    "Cybercreep"

  • 2006 - National Council on Crime and Delinquency/Prevention for a Safer Society Award, published December 15, 2005

    "The Littlest Felons"

  • 2006 - Sunshine State Awards/South Florida Society of Professional Journalists, published December 15, 2005

    "The Littlest Felons"

  • 2006 - AAN AltWeekly Awards, published June 23, 2005

    "Attack of the Killer Weed"

  • 2006 - The Green Eyeshade Excellence in Journalism Awards/Atlanta SPJ, published September 15, 2005

    "The Bad Hands People"

2006 Stories by Wyatt Olson

Archives: 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002 | 2001
  • Reef Madness

    published August 10, 2006

    Just east of downtown Delray Beach, a yard-wide pipe runs beneath the beach, dipping under the sandy floor where the Atlantic laps against the... More >>

  • Sucker Punched

    published July 6, 2006

    A couple of years ago, Leah was virtually a straight-A student at Lyons Creek Middle School in Coconut Creek. The then-13-year-old Trinidadian was... More >>

  • Deputy Do-Wrong

    published June 29, 2006

    By the time Germán Gomez and Javier Dominguez got home from their first day of work in America, on November 3, 2004, the sky was already... More >>

  • Grave Doubts

    published June 15, 2006

    On the warm Sunday morning of February 22, 2004, a chubby-faced man named Dwight Johnson flagged down a Broward Sheriff's Office deputy near an... More >>

  • Dream Sluts

    published May 4, 2006

    Brooke Skye was a little nervous about going on the Bubba the Love Sponge show on Sirius radio. On the cusp of her 20th birthday, Skye has... More >>

  • The Waves That Weren't

    published April 20, 2006

    In March 2005, the developers of the Waves Las Olas condominium project sent out a letter to the dozens of buyers who'd already collectively... More >>

  • The Naked Truth

    published March 16, 2006

    Sheriff Ken Jenne's 34-year career in public service always seemed like a steady, inexorable march upward. He climbed from hotshot assistant state... More >>

  • The Friendly Ties of United

    published March 9, 2006

    Last fall, when many Floridians were thinking more about hurricane debris than gubernatorial elections, a series of ads touting Tom Gallagher... More >>

  • The Protection Racket

    published February 2, 2006

    A quarter century after the advent of AIDS in America, Professor William Darrow's sense of urgency about one thing remains undiminished:... More >>

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