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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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
A new crime is on the rise in the city of St. Louis and this one is driven by pure stupidity. There is no big pay off, yet this crime is up 445 percent.
Fifty thousand people in Missouri and Illinois went through the devastating process of foreclosure last year. Experts say most of them had no idea they could be entitled to excess funds if they qualified.
St. Louisan Teri Griege thought she was just going to a taping of the Ellen DeGeneres Show with her mom and two sisters.
More than 2,100 St. Louisans pedaled for a cause last month, and their efforts paid off in a big way.
At school Thursday, the buzz wasn't about geography or American history. They were trying to figure out what Miss Clark was thinking when the repo man showed up Wednesday.
As the Normandy School District hemorrhages money, announces layoffs, and desperately tries to survive, 5 on your side has learned its administrators and lawyers are keeping some very expensive secrets from the public.
Hunters found her bound to a tree, hardly clothed, and encased in ice. It is an image that detectives will never forget. But, two decades later, we have learned of renewed hope of finally catching her killer.
The allegations against American Legion Post 111 were made by a NewsChannel 5 viewer who asked 5 on Your Side to get to the bottom of what he called a disgrace.
3 teens having consensual sex and another teen who took a cell phone picture face charges.
When you trade in a car, chances are you don't erase your navigation system or your garage door codes.
Five On Your Side's Leisa Zigman put that theory to the test and the results are so concerning, local and state car dealers are responding.