The personal honor to Michaels is well deserved as a career capper (even if maybe not so much for the past year's activity). Personal Peabodys are quite rare.
SCOTUSblog is having a big week
The avalanche article is worth reading/finishing for those who haven't. A really cool mix of print journalism and multimedia - I'm hoping for more such long-form stories in the future (and if anyone has read other good ones, feel free to let me know!).
While I haven't come across any other multimedia ones, I recently discovered The Electric Typewriter, a compilation of great long-form stories and have been down the rabbit hole reading some great prose. http://tetw.tumblr.com/
I can't recommend Dos Erres much more than saying "Go listen to it NOW." Fantastic piece of work by everyone involved at TAL.