Leisa Zigman

Leisa Zigman

I-Team Reporter Leisa Zigman's investigations set new standards in terms of holding the powerful accountable, exposing fraud, and government wrong-doing.  Leisa has served as an anchor and reporter since 1992 and has been honored with dozens of local, regional, and national awards. Her hard hitting investigations have received national exposure on NBC, MSNBC, CNN, and the Oprah Winfrey Show.  If you have a story that needs to be investigated  Leisa wants to hear from you.  Email her directly at lzigman@ksdk.com or twitter @leisazigman.

In 2010, Zigman became an advocate for Pedal the Cause, helping raise millions of dollars to fund new treatments and cures for all types of cancer in children and adults.  Zigman is now in remission after battling stage four non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. She managed to work while undergoing chemotherapy and spends significant time sharing her story and helping others diagnosed with cancer.

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Stories by Leisa Zigman

Cooler temps benefit crowds at STL attractions

This July has been great for some of St. Louis' most treasured attractions.

VA reform on verge of collapse

The effort of overall the scandal ridden Department of Veterans Affairs nearly blew up Thursday as Democrats and Republicans blamed each other for the stalemate.

STL Co. going after Mueth estate for $3.4M

St. Louis County has taken steps to get back millions of dollars embezzled by one of its top administrators.

VA Sec.: 'We don't have the right environment in place here'

More than 12,000 members of the VFW are in St. Louis for their national convention and today they voted to send congress an ultimatum. Either agree on a funding compromise before their summer recess, or veterans will hold them accountable for their failures.

New report centers on VA injuries, deaths

Vice president and acting VA head to join 10,000 at VFW convention in St. Louis.

County exec candidates hug, trade jabs

In what could be the nastiest primary in the state, some say, it just got even nastier.

County executive candidates to meet

The most vicious primary in the state just got even nastier. In the race for St. Louis County Executive, Charlie Dooley released an explosive new ad Wednesday morning against Steve Stenger, who quickly fired back.

Akin: 'I went from respectable congressman to worst villain in the world'

In his book "Firing Back," former Missouri Republican Congressman Todd Akin rails against Democrats, the national media, and the betrayal of fellow republicans who he says didn't just throw him under the bus, they backed the bus up, did it again, and is now doing it to other true conservatives.

Snake bite kills St. Charles man

A St. Charles man has died as a result of a bite from a copperhead snake while camping in southeast Missouri.

GOP comes out swinging as Akin prepares to release book

Former Missouri Congressman Todd Akin is firing back in a new tell all book taking on what he calls media bullies, backroom bosses, and liberals in both parties. The book isn't due to be released until next week but publishers sent Leisa Zigman and advanced copy.