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.

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Visitors Stuck Inside World’s Largest Corn Maze Calling 911 For Help

What’s supposed to be fall fun has some people turning to law enforcement for help. Several visitors to the world’s largest corn maze at Cool Patch Pumpkins in Dixon are calling 911 when they find they can’t get out.

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arena groundbreaking

Sacramento Kings Break Ground On New Arena, New Season

The season’s start already has fans buzzing at Sleep Train Arena, but the real excitement came earlier on Wednesday as officials broke ground on something fans and the city have worked hard for.

10/29/2014

insect invasion

Midtown Stink Bugs Likely Headed For Hibernation, Only To Come Back Stronger Next Summer

Stink bugs are usually seen more often on the East Coast and other parts of the country. But since they were first discovered in Midtown last year, the infestation appears to be spreading.

10/27/2014

Anthony Holmes

Attempted Carjacking Victim’s Wife: ‘It’s Like My Whole World Stopped’

Anthony Holmes was allegedly shot during an attempted carjacking by two suspects who were on the run after the death of a Sacramento County Sheriff’s deputy, and before the death of a Placer County deputy.

10/26/2014

Manteca homelss

Manteca Plans To Outlaw Homeless Encampments In December With No Plans For Permanent Shelter

“What I would like to see is if they would all come into compliance then we can all move forward,” police Chief Nick Obligacion said.

10/23/2014

sonic close

Sonic Drive-Ins Owned By Alizadeh Family Closed In Roseville, Woodland, Yuba City

The restaurants are owned by Abe Alizadeh, a notorious local restaurant owner with a bad financial record. More than 70 Jack In The Box restaurants he owned closed after he declared bankruptcy and owed millions of dollars in unpaid taxes.

10/22/2014

cars on lawns

Modesto Wants To Crack Down On Residents Parking Cars On Lawns

A Modesto city ordinance prohibits parking cars on lawns, and the city can cite drivers if a neighbor calls and complains. The city says it receives about two to three complaints a week.

10/16/2014

defense training realtors

Placer County Real-Estate Professionals Taking Precautions After Arkansas Realtor’s Murder

Police say someone kidnapped Beverly Carter while she worked, then killed her and dumped the body. In Placer County, real estate agents learned how to protect themselves on the job.

10/14/2014

break tumor

Rocklin High Quarterback Takes First Steps After Large Tumor Removed From Leg

Doctors told Max O’Rourke the tumor they found growing inside his leg had weakened the bone, which caused it to break. They also told him that around one-in-three people have benign tumors in their body and are walking around completely unaware of it.

10/13/2014

football

Lucky Break: Rocklin High Football Player’s Injury Reveals Tumor

Max O’Rourke spent most of Sunday in surgery and is still recovering.

10/12/2014

k street

Blighted Part Of K Street Poised For A Comeback

The 700 block of K Street in downtown Sacramento looks almost like a forgotten part of the city, but it’s about to undergo a major facelift.

10/09/2014

$1 resorts

Tahoe Ski Resort Glitch Leads To $1 Season Tickets, Offer Voided And Replaced With Half-Off Deal

Nick Cahill thought he hit the jackpot with the deal after getting an email confirming his order. But just hours later, he was informed by the resort that a programming error caused the mistake in pricing.

10/08/2014

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