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Anjali Hemphill

Anjali Hemphill joined CBS 13 in June 2012 and she’s happy to make the transition from east coast to west coast living.

Before coming to Sacramento, Anjali worked as a reporter at WTKR in Norfolk, VA. There she covered everything from fatal hurricanes to Naval deployments to pirates on trial. She also won a 2011 Virginia
Associated Press Award for Individual Reporting. She got her start in news as a radio news reporter for WPTF in Raleigh, NC.

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Anjali Hemphill

Anjali Hemphill

Anjali graduated from East Carolina University in Greenville, NC. She spent most of her life growing up in northern Virginia, just outside of Washington D.C., but she also lived in Africa as a child. She spent 4
years in Niger and one year in Rwanda; until her family was forced to leave during the 1994 civil war.

Anjali has a unique name because her mother is from India and her father is American. She is involved with the Indian-American community as well as Special Olympics and Best Buddies.

When Anjali’s not working she enjoys traveling, playing softball, running, crafting, singing and playing the clarinet.

Anjali would love to hear story ideas from you! Friend her on Facebook, follow her on Twitter, or send her an email at ahemphill@kovr.com.

plants

Rancho Cordova Firm Works With Japanese Artist For Out-Of-This-World Photography

It’s not a mission to Mars or the moon, but an out-of-this-world art show, featuring a renowned Japanese plant artist. Instead of astronauts, a bouquet of flowers and a bonsai tree are suspended above earth and photographed.

07/24/2014

catalytic converter

Thieves Targeting California State Fair Parking Lots For Catalytic Converters

Since the fair opened 12 days ago, 11 cars have had their catalytic converters stolen. Vehicles sitting higher off the ground have been targeted, as it’s easier for thieves to get underneath and out quickly.

07/23/2014

social-media shaming

530 Fatties Facebook Page Targeted Overweight, Obese Yuba-Sutter Residents

530 Fatties appears to be created by someone who lives within the local 530 area code, and featured photos of overweight or obese people in public without their permission. With those photos are words mocking the subjects’ weight.

07/21/2014

drought saving

El Dorado Hills Woman’s Drought-Busting Plans Cut Water Usage By 60 Percent

Marie Levy has built her own water-saving system in El Dorado Hills from simple products you can find at any hardware store. She’s even figure out a way to reuse water more than once.

07/15/2014

home cracks

Foundation, Wall Cracks Forming In Natomas Homes

Taisiya Kulbidyuk’s home off of Arnell Court looks beautiful from the front, but the back of her home is a different story. It’s currently under significant construction after she discovered a major mold issue.

07/14/2014

drought shaming

Drought Shaming Pitting Neighbors Against Neighbors On Social Media

If you’ve ever had the feeling you’re being watched while you water your lawn, there’s a good chance you are during this historic drought.

07/11/2014

shocked

Marysville Man Carrying Flag Pole Shocked By Electrical Lines

His friend said Cojocar was putting up a metal flag pole as he often dues at a building called a Sunday school just outside of Marysville. This day, his routine was anything but.

07/10/2014

child saved dispatcher

Marysville Dispatcher Cool Under Pressure During 911 Call Where Her Toddler Was Choking

Britney Melchor was training a new employee when a call came in from her husband that she never expected.

07/08/2014

colleges sold

Students Worried About Corinthian Colleges Sales, Possible Closures

Multiple state and federal investigations took a look at the company’s business practices, and allege Corinthian falsified job placement data and altered grades and attendance in marketing claims to prospective students.

07/07/2014

teens family speaks

Justice Served? Family Of Slain Palestinian Teen Wants Proof Suspects Were Arrested

Six suspects have been captured in the kidnapping and killing of a Palestinian teen, but his family is hesitant about what to believe.

07/06/2014

daughter saved

Father Still Shaken Day After He Threw Baby To Save Her From Ceres Apartment Fire

Flames rushed through the building off of Richland Avenue, collapsing the roof. The only way out for Avila and his family was through the second-story bedroom window.

07/01/2014

garage doors

Elk Grove Neighborhood Plagued By People Slamming Bodies Into Garage Doors

The Elk Grove Police Department says it’s had 11 reports in the past two weeks of the crime, forcing homeowners to fork out extra cash to fix their doors.

06/30/2014

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