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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.


Group Handing Graphic Anti-Abortion Fliers To Rancho Cordova Students

Graphic anti-abortion flyers are being passed out to students at a local school, and parents and neighbors are outraged the school district can’t put a stop to it.


bar backlash

Historic Sacramento Bar Owners Upset School Is Being Built Next Door

The Trap has been open since 1860, and it’s the kind of place where everybody knows your name. Brookfield School will be right next to The Trap when it plans to open its doors this fall to more than 400 students.


salmon rice fields

Flooding Rice Fields In Winter Could Help Raise Bigger Salmon

Floodplain-raised fish have shown a higher survival rate and a larger size over river-raised salmon.


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Parents Furious With School After Child Stabbed In Throat With Pencil

Parents of a child stabbed in the throat with a pencil say upset that the school didn’t call an ambulance, and that they had to come take him to the hospital with the pencil still lodged inside.


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Teen’s Quick Thinking Saves Man, Dog Stranded On Cliff

Chase Patterson was shocked to see a dog and its owner when he looked over the edge of a bluff right outside his grandparents’ home.


Submitted by viewer Jeff.

Car Chase Ends With Police Shooting Woman Dead

A memorial is growing near where a young woman was shot dead by police after she rammed them with her car.


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Woman Turns Over Mis-Mailed Medical Records To Sheriff’s Department

She says a FedEx security manager showed up at her door on Friday and tried to explain it was all a big mistake.


Medical charts

FedEx Ships Hundreds Of Medical Records To Carmichael Woman’s Home

A woman opened a box mailed to her home and found the names, test results, credit card information, and medical records for hundreds of people.


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48-Hour Shutoff Warning Part Of New San Juan Water District Rules

On a night when the rain is coming down, the district tightened its rules on wasting water, only giving violators 48 hours before they shut their water off.


Marcia and Shalley Duarte (Credit: CBS13)

Friends Of Victims Who Survived Modoc County Shooting Talk To CBS13

Two survivors of last week’s tribal shooting grew up in our area, according to a woman who say she went to school with the sisters.



Sacramento Methodist Churches Performing Same-Sex Weddings

The pastor says what he and the clergy are doing contradicts the United Methodist Book of Discipline. But he says times have changed.


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Vandals Break Into High School’s Barn, Sets Pigs Loose From Pens

Bo Nicholas says he found the door to the barn pried off its hinges when he came to school, and the pigs had all been let out of their pens. He says that last part is very dangerous, because they fight each other.