Meet the News Team

Keith Edwards

Keith Edwards

Keith Edwards is the Live at Five anchor at WQOW News 18.

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Stephen Kelley

Stephen Kelley

Stephen Kelley joined the News 18 team in August 2006. He is currently the 10:00 PM Evening Anchor/Producer.

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Savanna Tomei

Savanna Tomei

Savanna Tomei joined the News 18 team as 6 p.m. anchor/producer and 10 p.m. anchor in September 2017.

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Bridget Curran

Bridget Curran

Bridget Curran joined WQOW News 18 in July 2014 as a reporter and became a Daybreak anchor in May 2016.

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Katie Phernetton

Katie Phernetton

She joined News 18 in August of 2018 after working as a reporter for five years in the Green Bay market.

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Lindsey Ford

Lindsey Ford

Lindsey Ford is the weekend anchor and a reporter during the week. She joined News 18 in June of 2018.

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Samantha Wensel

Samantha Wensel

Samantha, a life-long native of Eau Claire, started at WQOW in 2016 as a Quintern, and has moved her way

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Shannon Hoyt

Shannon Hoyt

Shannon Hoyt started out as an intern in August 2017, moving to part-time and is now a full-time Multi-Media Journalist

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Shannon Satterlee

Shannon Satterlee

Shannon Satterlee joined News 18 in February as a Multi-Media Journalist.

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Clint Berge

Clint Berge

Clint Berge joined Eau Claire’s Own News 18 as a news reporter in May 2016.

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Meet the Weather Team

Nick Grunseth

He was promoted to chief meteorologist in August 2013, but still wakes up early to give the Chippewa Valley its forecast.

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Justin Esterly

Justin Esterly is our weekend meteorologist and weekday night-side multi-media journalist. Justin joined WQOW News 18 in May 2018.

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Meet the Sports Team

STORMTRACKER 18 WEATHER

Osseo
57°
Menomonie
56°
Chetek
53°
Durand
55°
Ladysmith
56°
Neillsville
60°
Rice Lake
53°
New Richmond
Black River Falls
62°
Medford
56°
River Falls
Duluth
Green Bay
70°
La Crosse
63°
Madison
66°
Milwaukee
71°
Twin Cities
53°
Weather Outlook: Showers near and after noon today

Weather Outlook: Showers near and after noon today

Early November-like temperatures are expected later this week!

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