DCRTV hears that Channel 9/WUSA has hired Anny Hong [April 2009 video below] as weekend meteorologist and weekday reporter. She comes from the KOVR/KMAX TV combo in Sacramento. She's also worked at TVers in Fresno, Eugene OR, Syracuse, and Watertown NY. She interned at the BBC in London and CNN in Seoul. She is a graduate of Syracuse University where she double-majored in broadcast journalism and policy studies. Hong received her broadcast meteorology degree from Mississippi State University.....She has most recently been living in Paris:
After working as an Anchor/Reporter at CBS13, Anny Hong is fulfilling her dream of living in Paris. She moved to France to cover stories in Europe and attend the prestigious Sorbonne University to learn French. She will also be taking cooking courses at the world-renowned Cordon Bleu culinary institution. Along with going to school, she'll be blogging about her life and experiences in France. She will also be Skyping and reporting LIVE from various events and interesting locations on Good Day Sacramento and CBS13. Local high school students from several schools that offer French language courses will also be Skyping with Anny on a regular basis.