Looking back to when I was a kid in Cleveland, Ohio, it was clear to my parents that I was interested in the news at a young age. When we got cable TV in the 1980s, I used to sit and watch CNN and I was fixated on everything from how the news was gathered to how it was presented.
An Emmy award-winning journalist who has been anchoring and reporting across the country for more than 15 years, Erin Connolly joined WFSB (CBS), Connecticut’s most watched television station in 2014 and can be seen weekdays anchoring Eyewitness News at 4, 5, 6 and 11 p.m.
Wendell Edwards co-anchors Channel 3’s Eyewitness News this morning.Prior to moving to Connecticut, he anchored mornings and reported at ABC 3340 News in Birmingham, Alabama and at KOCO 5 News in Oklahoma City.
Nicole Nalepa is the anchor of Connecticut’s #1 morning newscast, “Eyewitness News This Morning", and the co-host of WFSB's newest lifestyle T.V. show--"Great Day at 9A."
Caitlin Francis is an award winning anchor, and joined WFSB in November, 2019. She is thrilled to be part of the dynamic WFSB Morning Team as an anchor/traffic reporter.
Irene O'Connor is well known to viewers in Connecticut as a favorite news personality, a mom and an active supporter of her community and charitable causes.
Kara Sundlun is a two-time Emmy-award winning journalist. You can catch her live every weekday as the co-host of Great Day Connecticut with Scot Haney at 3 p.m. on Channel 3. She also anchors Eyewitness News at Noon
Eric Parker began working at Channel 3 in 2004, first as an Investigative Reporter and later spending a decade as the anchor of Eyewitness News This Morning. Since February 2021, he has been the host of the station’s Sunday public affairs program.
Caitlin is an award-winning Reporter and Anchor who joined the WFSB team in 2017 as the Weekend Morning Anchor.
Del Rio previously worked as a reporter and anchor at WPIX in New York from 2005 until 2009 and at its sister station KTLA in Los Angeles in the same role from 1999 until 2005. She began her career in Palm Springs, California.
Ayah Galal joined Channel 3 Eyewitness News in December 2018. She loves being out in the field reporting as an MMJ, in addition to working behind the scenes as a producer.
Marcy Jones joined the WFSB Channel 3 News team in September 2021 as a reporter and fill-in anchor.
Matt is a Connecticut native, and excited to be back home reporting and telling stories in the place he grew up.
Hector Molina is a multimedia journalist/reporter who joined Eyewitness News in February of 2023. A Meriden native and UConn graduate, Hector is thrilled to be reporting in his home state!
Susan Raff is our Chief Capitol Reporter. She has covered four Connecticut Governors and numerous legislative sessions. She spends most of her time at the State Capitol. In 2018, Susan was on the campaign trail and gave us in-depth reporting on one of the most hotly contested Governor’s races.
Bryant Reed joined WFSB in October of 2022 as the Weekend Evening Anchor and reports in the field during weekdays.
I graduated from Quinnipiac in December 2020. During my time at Quinnipiac, I interned at News8, WPIX11 in NYC, NBC CT & the weekend edition of the TODAY Show.
Stephanie Simoni has been working as a journalist in Connecticut for more than a decade and proudly joined Channel 3 Eyewitness News in May of 2022.
Roger Susanin joined Channel 3 Eyewitness News in 2015 but his association with breaking news began while he was still in diapers. Roger had just turned two when his family appeared on the news after being trapped on the New Jersey coastline. Roger recalls enjoying the experience greatly!
Cassidy Williams is the consumer investigative reporter for WFSB Channel 3. She joined the team in January 2023. Cassidy is excited to be back on the East Coast for the first time since graduating high school. She was born and raised in Bucks County, Pennsylvania.
Melissa Cole is an Emmy-nominated Reporter and Meteorologist for WFSB. You can see her feature stories weekly on Better Connecticut. She serves as a fill-in Meteorologist, lending a hand during major weather events.
Mark Dixon can be seen weekdays on Channel 3 Eyewitness News from 4:00 to 6:30 pm and at 11 pm. Additionally, he hosts “Science Sunday” …a segment done in partnership with the Connecticut Science Center, airing every weekend. He has been part of the Channel 3 Early Warning Forecast Team since July 2003.
Jill Gilardi joined Channel 3 Eyewitness News on November 9, 2022. Jill most recently spent 9 years in Birmingham, Alabama at WBRC Fox 6 News, which is a sister station to WFSB. She also served viewers in Omaha, Nebraska for 2 years; Springfield, Missouri for 6 years; and started her career in 2004 in St. Joseph, Missouri.
Scot Haney keeps Connecticut updated with the most-accurate weather forecasts especially tailored to the morning commute. You can see Scot weekdays on Eyewitness News This Morning from 4:30 to 7 a.m., He also co-hosts "Better Connecticut" weekdays on Channel 3 at 3 p.m.
Lorin Richardson is a Meteorologist and Reporter at WFSB. She has completed the 17 courses required for the Broadcast Operational Meteorology Program at Mississippi State University and is currently taking more courses online to get her Bachelor's Degree in Meteorology.
Mike is a Connecticut native, thrilled to be forecasting for his home state. He spent 3 years in southern West Virginia and 3 years in Portland, Maine before returning to Connecticut in 2022.
Marc is a veteran award winning broadcaster with more than 30 years of experience, spending the last 25 years in Connecticut. This is Marc's second stint at WFSB. In addition to Marc's role in Sports and News at WFSB, he works at ESPN Radio as a Sportscenter Anchor.
Joe Zone joined Eyewitness Sports as the sports director in January 2006. He began his career at a radio station in Syracuse, N.Y., after which NBC took him to Los Angeles, where he worked at KNBC-TV as weekend sports anchor
Sam Smink couldn't be happier to be the new Chief Investigative Reporter for WFSB Channel 3, joining the Eyewitness News Team in August 2022. Sam previously worked only a few hours away, as an investigative reporter for 7News in Boston, MA.
Peter Zampa joined the Gray Television Washington News Bureau in June 2015 as a multimedia journalist.
Timothy Knapp joined the Gray Television Washington News Bureau in September 2018 as Studio Manager and Photojournalist. He now serves as Supervisor of Videography.
Tyler Smith joined the Gray Television Washington News Bureau in July 2019 as a photojournalist/editor.
Jamie Bittner joined the Gray Television Washington News Bureau in December 2021.
Priscilla Huff is the Managing Editor for the Washington, DC Bureau. She joined the Gray Television in January 2022 as a producer.
Brendan Cullerton joined the Gray Television Washington News Bureau in March 2022 as a multimedia journalist after spending four years covering state, local, and federal politics for the CBS affiliate in Milwaukee.
Molly Martinez rejoined Gray Television in March 2022 as a multimedia journalist in the Washington News Bureau. She previously covered politics at Gray TV's KFYR-TV in Bismarck, N.D.
Josh Rultenberg joined the Gray Television Washington News Bureau in July 2022 as a multimedia journalist.
Jon Decker is the White House Correspondent and Senior National Editor for Gray Television and has been a member of the White House Press Corps since 1995.
Annie has worked at various news outlets in Washington, D.C., including covering the 2020 and 2022 election cycles for C-SPAN. Before that she worked at local stations in Louisiana and Virginia.
Stetson Miller joined the Gray Television Washington News Bureau in February 2023 as a multimedia journalist after working at WTOP, WJZ in Baltimore and WCBD in Charleston, SC.