Michelle Griego joined KPIX 5 in March 2012 as co-anchor of KPIX 5 News This Morning, and can be seen weekday mornings from 4:30 -7am, and on KPIX 5 News at Noon. She also hosts Bay Area Focus, a locally produced talk show that airs Sunday mornings at 8 a.m. on the CW 44 Cable 12 and 11 a.m. on KBCW.
Michelle likes to be in the forefront of news. She’s covered the mass shooting at the Aurora movie theater; broadcast from New Orleans when the San Francisco 49ers went to the Super Bowl, the opening of the Bay Bridge and the SF Giants World Series Victory parade.
Before moving to the Bay Area, Michelle worked at CBS4 in Denver since 2005. Her favorite live shots include breaking news or “being knee-high in snow”. The Colorado native started her career in journalism at the tender age of 11 where she co-anchored a kids’ news show, “Two Bits” for KWGN-TV for 2 ½ years.
Michelle attended Colorado State University and Metropolitan State College where she was News Director of the campus television station.
She was honored with an Emmy in 2014 for anchoring KPIX 5 at 6 AM.
When she’s not working, Michelle enjoys spending time with her husband and two daughters.
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VIDEO: Food Network’s Holiday Baking Champion, Chef Maeve Rochford joins Michelle Griego for some great holiday tips and tricks to take our sugar cookie baking to the next level.
VIDEO: His distinctive voice can be heard at every Golden State Warriors home game, The ‘Hype Man’ Franco Finn sits down with Michelle Griego on Bay Sunday.
Bay Sunday welcomes The San Francisco Film Society which hosted the Northern California premiere of La La Land, a modern-day musical starring Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling.
Have a drink with your sweetheart! A new study says couples who drink together stay together, reports CBS Boston…
The FDA has recently approved a new method to manufacture drugs that can help struggling patients split their dosages, with the help of high-technology.
KPIX 5’s Michelle Griego sat down and talked to the star of CBS’ new hit series “Stalker” Maggie Q
Pacific Mambo Orchestra, a local Latin big band scored a Grammy on Sunday.
Police in Oakland were investigating who’s behind fliers depicting a swastika on a Jewish councilwoman’s forehead. They were plastered throughout the Montclair district.
An exotic hybrid is the result of crossbreeding a domestic cat with an exotic “wild” cat, like a wild African serval or an Asian leopard cat. You can’t privately own wild cats like a serval in California, but you can take home the next best thing.
Michelle Griego chats w/ Joseph Morgan & Ian Somerhalder about vampires, family, accents & a sneak peak into their shows…