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.

chemistry

3-D Printer Helps Blind UC Davis Graduate Student Grasp Chemistry

That’s because Hoby Wedler was born blind. But that’s not stopping him from wanting to guide future college students through some of the most difficult scientific courses.

03/26/2015

tracy bear

After Multiple Sightings, Tracy Bear Finally Captured In Front Of Large Crowd

It’s not every day you see a large sleeping bear fall from a tree in the middle of a residential neighborhood. Hundreds of people showed up for the unusual sight and cheered as fish and wildlife crews made the tricky catch with a tarp.

03/25/2015

history

Rancho Cordova Briefcase Theft Could Spell The End Of Historic Airplane

The owner of a classic car repair shop says the smash-and-grab crime only took a couple of minutes, but the burglars stole something he’s been working on for years.

03/24/2015

natomas buliding

Natomas Residents Hope End Of Building Moratorium Will Spark Responsible Planning

Concerns over flooding in the wake of Hurricane Katrina were felt thousands of miles away in Natomas. The Federal Emergency Management Agency raised standards for levees after the 2005 hurricane. This put previously OK levees classified as substandard, which halted construction in Natomas in 2008.

03/23/2015

kidnapping

Sacramento Church Shaken By Kidnapping Attempt

Churchgoers and witnesses are still shaken over what happened especially after finding out the suspect lives nearby and also attends church here.

03/22/2015

chi alpha

Christian Fraternity Loses Recognition At CSU Stanislaus Over Leadership Rules

CSUS Associate Vice President Tim Lynch says the group’s constitution does not follow a CSU system wide executive order by prohibiting non-Christians from seeking a leadership role within the organization.

03/20/2015

science

Auburn Teacher Inspires Students To Win More Science Fair Awards Than Any School In Region

You wouldn’t expect to hear about circadian rhythms, or bioluminescent behavior from middles schoolers, but these 12- and 13-year-olds from EV Cain Middle School are proud of their scientific knowledge.

03/19/2015

nut tree sign

Iconic Nut Tree Sign Comes Down After More Than Seven Decades Along Freeway

It’s been a familiar sight to drivers along Interstate 80 for more than seven decades. But now the sign that stood three panels tall has been torn down.

03/19/2015

suspect dead standoff

Rio Linda Carjacking Suspect Found Dead In Natomas Home After Long Standoff

The officer-involved shooting happened in the area of Dry Creek and Elk Horn boulevards.

03/17/2015

tree trouble

Davis Man’s Solution For Allergy Problems? Ask City To Break Out Chain Saw For Trees

The Chinese tallow trees have been on Davis streets since 1976, but now one homeowner says the three in front of his home are a hazard to his health.

03/16/2015

reunited with dog

Fair Oaks Teen Reunited With Missing Dog After Heart Transplant

Ray Remick, 17, just had a heart transplant, and his English bulldog Wilson was a huge emotional support throughout the process. The loss would have been heartbreaking, but tonight, there is some good news.

03/13/2015

natomas

Natomas Ready To Start Building As Feds Expected To End 7-Year Moratorium

Concerns over flooding in the wake of Hurricane Katrina were felt thousands of miles away in Natomas. The Federal Emergency Management Agency raised standards for levees after the 2005 hurricane. This put previously OK levees classified as substandard, which halted construction in Natomas in 2008.

03/12/2015

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