USC Annenberg just announced the names of its 2011 California Endowment Health Journalism Fellows. Among the projects, OC freelance writer Janet Wilson will get $2,000 to write about environmental issues in Maywood. You may recall the brown tap water in that city from a few years back. You may also recall their rather unscrupulous city government.
Bernice Yeung was also awarded $5,000 to investigate health problems in California’s disparate unincorporated communities for California Watch.
Full list of grantees after the jump: