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Cate Cauguiran

cate cauguiran bio head Cate Cauguiran Cate Cauguiran (pronounced Co-GEAR-an) is a reporter for CBS Eyewitness News Early Edition. She joins the team selected as part of CBS Network’s News Development Program.

You can find her bright and early bringing you the top national and international stories in “Your World” on Eyewitness News This Morning. On KPIX 5 Eye Witness News at Noon, Cate is back out in the field tackling the latest stories in the Bay Area.

She joins KPIX 5 from Medford, Oregon where she was morning anchor, producer and multimedia journalist for KTVL News 10. In the news trenches of Southern Oregon, Cate did it all – write, shoot and edit.

Cate graduated from the University of Southern California with her B.A. in Broadcast Journalism and International Relations, with a focus in foreign policy analysis and culture, gender and global civil society in 2008. She returned to her alma mater to get her master’s degree in Communication Management from the USC Annenberg School of Communication and Journalism in 2010.

Cate started her journalism career interning for CBS Los Angeles/KCAL, NBC Nightly News and working at her college station, Annenberg TV News.

She is what they call a “third culture kid.” She is Filipina and a military brat who grew up on U.S. military bases overseas in Japan. When she’s not in the newsroom, she is out and about exploring the food, culture, music and outdoors of the Bay Area with her pup, Cooper.

Cate would love to connect with you on your stories and day-to-day.

Connect with Cate on Twitter at @CateCauguiran.

E-mail Cate Cauguiran

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flu shot, health, influenza

As Bay Area Flu-Related Death Increase, Lines For Flu Shots Getting Longer

As the number of flu-related deaths increases in the Bay Area, the lines for flu shots are getting longer. Unfortunately, high demand has put the vaccine in short supply at some places.

01/12/2014

Jahi McMath (family photo)

Oakland Teen Declared Brain Dead Days After Routine Tonsil Surgery

Family members of 13-year-old Jahi McMath are holding out hope for a miracle recovery after a routine procedure has left the girl brain dead.

12/16/2013

San Francisco firefighters stand at attention during a memorial ceremony commemorating 9/11 victims, September 11, 2013. (CBS)

Bay Area Cities Honor 9/11 Victims, First Responders

Remembrances and moments of silence were held around the Bay Area as people reflected on the twelfth anniversary of the attacks on September 11th, 2001.

09/11/2013

The car that crashed into a tree, killing a Danville teen and injuring 2 others. (CBS)

Danville High School Senior Killed, 2 Hurt In Crash On Eve Of 1st Day Of Class

San Ramon Valley High School student Robert Orlando was riding in a car with two friends in Danville on their way home from a fishing trip when his life was cut short in a sudden crash.

08/27/2013

Angelina Jolie Prevented From In Bosnia

Angelina Jolie’s Preventative Double Mastectomy Decision

Angelina Jolie chose to have a preventative double-mastectomy to lower her chances for cancer. KPIX 5′s Cate Cauguiran and CBS News Teresa Garcia report…

05/14/2013

Cruise Ship 'Triumph'

Oakland Woman Describes Horrific Conditions Aboard Carnival Cruise Gone Wrong

An Oakland woman who was aboard the stranded Carnival cruise ship Triumph describes the horrific conditions on the boat after the power went out causing some major sewage problems.

02/18/2013

Gamers Line Up For New 'Call of Duty: Black Ops II'

Gamers Line Up For New ‘Call of Duty: Black Ops II’

Dozens of video game fans lined up outside game stores for the midnight release of the new ‘Call of Duty’

11/13/2012