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Audrey Dutton

Audrey Dutton

Audrey Dutton is the senior investigative reporter at the Idaho Capital Sun, a member of the States Newsroom network of local news publications. Prior to that, she worked 10 years at the Idaho Statesman. Her favorite topics to cover include health care, business, consumer protection issues and white collar crime. Before coming home to Idaho, Dutton worked as a journalist in Minnesota, New York, Maryland and Washington, D.C. Dutton's work has earned dozens of state, regional and national awards for investigative reporting, health care and business reporting, data visualization and more.

A Surprise retiree got vaccinated and masked up. But others didn’t, and it cost him his life.

By: - December 8, 2021

Buddy Fowler thought he had the flu. Three weeks later, he died. “Buddy passed away unexpectedly with his beloved wife Donna by his side,” reads his obituary in the Post Register last month. “Due to pre-existing health conditions, Buddy was hit hard by a case of Covid-19 despite being fully vaccinated.” Now one of countless […]