Maria Medina has been delivering the news since she was in middle school. Her first job was delivering newspapers in her neighborhood!
Before coming to CBS13, she worked for KRQE in Albuquerque, New Mexico, where she extensively covered the unsolved murders of 11 women, the high-profile murder trial of man who killed a deputy and she uncovered problems at the Department of Labor.
Before moving to Albuquerque, Maria worked at KIMA in Yakima, Washington for two years.
During her off-time, she likes to surf or snowboard with her two sons.
Her goal is to travel around the world, including surfing in Australia.
Recent Stories By Maria
Since the crash that took the lives of Matt Azar, Kendra Langham, and Matt Beard-Witt, business owners have stepped up to raise money. The owner of two Granite Bay Taco Bells plans to donate all proceeds raised on Wednesday to Mothers Against Drunk Driving.
Currently, ESPN says both schools could make the March Madness bracket and fight for the crown of college basketball. Sacramento State (11-6) and UC Davis (14-3) have 12 games remaining on their schedules.
They were passing by the duplex saw the smoke coming from the duplex, and they say they didn’t even think twice about running in and saving their animals trapped inside.
The person who takes the job will have to fill some very big shoes. Donald Oliver watched the cemetery for a couple of years until just a couple of weeks ago. It was a job that he loved.
He started college at 7 and hopes to transfer to UC Davis this fall. It’s his high IQ that caught the eyes of the show’s producers. He’ll be competing against other gifted kids for a $100,000 college fund. They’ll be quizzed on 16 categories, including geography, spelling and math.
Minutes before closing time at a Roseville consignment store, Jeff Jackson says a man ran in and demanded car keys from an employee.
This is more than a story about a man who impressed people with Christmas lights. Rob Cooper is a man who’s done a to for his community. And now his neighbors are trying to give back to a man who gave so much.
Things had been going missing for months, with one victim saying she had even caught the suspected thief in her apartment, only to be pushed out of the way.
Government leaders are warning the vaccine may only be 30 percent effective after scientists discovered the H3N2 strain mutated shortly after this year’s vaccine production began.
Employees at the restaurant got word they would be losing their jobs over the holiday. Despite the fact it hasn’t closed yet, a New Year’s Eve party planned for Wednesday at the restaurant has been canceled.
Investigators say some of the massage parlors they’ve shut down because of alleged prostitution and human trafficking are trying to reopen under new ownership. But police worry that’s not always the case.
Jake Browning and the rest of the Folsom Bulldogs are getting ready for the Division I championship game on Friday against Grant High.