Updated: Monday, 28 Nov 2011, 3:16 PM EST
Published : Monday, 28 Nov 2011, 3:12 PM EST
For Immediate Release
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) - WTNH News 8 is proud to announce the newest member of Good Morning Connecticut, Anne Craig. Craig can now be seen sitting alongside the morning team of Chris Velardi, Gil Simmons and Teresa LaBarbera, weekdays from 5-7am on WTNH News 8 and 7-8am on WCTX MyTV9.
"We didn't have to look far to find our new morning co-anchor for Good Morning Connecticut. We are always excited to promote from within, and Anne's time on Good Morning Connecticut Weekend showed us that she could transition nicely to weekday mornings," said Erik Schrader, News Director of WTNH News 8. "Anne is an excellent journalist and a great addition to the Good Morning Connecticut team."
Craig joined WTNH as a reporter/anchor in early September. She came to WTNH from Fox 5/WNYW in New York City, where she was an anchor/reporter. Prior to Fox 5, Craig worked at Fox station in Orlando, Florida. She has also worked in Hopkinsville, Kentucky, and at Walt Disney World News in Florida.
A graduate of Miami University, Craig continued her journalism studies at Stanford University. She currently lives on the shoreline with her husband, Chris, and their dog, Henry.
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