Emily Turner


Emily Turner is a recent addition to the KPIX 5 news team but isn’t new to the Bay Area. She was a reporter with KRON 4 before moving over the the CBS Family. Emily started her news career in Mobile, Ala. after graduating from the University of Florida. Saturdays during football season she’s always sporting some form of orange and blue, rooting for the Gators.

She’s reported in Jacksonville, and Orlando and anchored in Tucson. Emily also sideline reports for CrossFit on ESPN and was a host and reporter for GRID on NBC Sports Network. She’s covered seven hurricanes, the Gulf oil spill and major court cases like Trayvon Martin and Casey Anthony.

You’ll only catch Emily inside if she’s reading a book, sleeping or doing the unfortunate task of laundry. Otherwise she’s hiking, camping, paddle boarding or some other outdoor adventure. She does improv comedy and her pug Herbie thinks she’s hilarious. She’s a sucker for a good story and a good laugh.

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Wine Country Weddings See Massive Downturn After North Bay Wildfires

Wedding planners in the North Bay say their businesses are taking a huge hit following the wildfires.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–02/20/2018

Changemakers Invited To Move To San Francisco’s Historic Fort Scott Campus

Groups pushing for environmental and/or social change are invited to move into San Francisco’s historic Fort Scott campus in the Presidio.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–02/14/2018

FEMA Rejects Applications for Aid by Wine Country Wildfire Victims

Many survivors of the Wine Country wildfires say FEMA is not helping them and that its process may systemically infringe on people’s rights.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–02/09/2018

California Considers Switching Off Power Lines As Wildfire Prevention

Some people in California think switching off power lines could be key to wildfire prevention, but it may come with another set of dangers.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–01/31/2018

Water Contaminated With Benzene In Santa Rosa Area Ravaged By Wildfire

People in parts of the Fountaingrove neighborhood, where half the homes burned down in the Tubbs Fire, urged not to consume or use their tap water.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–01/30/2018

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Wine Country Residents Say Big Wineries Don’t Pay Fair Share For Water

Homeowners in St. Helena are demanding answers about water rate hikes. They claim big wineries aren’t paying their fair share.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–01/22/2018

California Legislators Propose Greater Wildfire Insurance Protection

California lawmakers are taking steps to protect Californians from the suffering that follows a wildfire.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–01/16/2018

Hwy 1 Near Muir Woods Reopens Almost A Year After Landslide

For almost a year, it’s been the long way round for drivers on Highway 1. But not anymore.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–01/04/2018

Holiday Cheer Arrives At Santa Rosa’s Burnt Out Coffey Park

Coffey Park residents whose homes burned down aren’t letting the wine country wildfires break their Christmas spirit.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–12/13/2017

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Wildfire Debris Causes Problems At Sonoma County Landfill

The Sonoma County landfill has been packed with debris from the fires and it’s caused some major gridlock for trucks trying to get in.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–12/08/2017



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