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Anne Thompson

After 10 years away from home, I'm thrilled to be back in the Tri-State!  I grew up in Northern Kentucky and it is home once again. 

I brought with me my husband and our young son and daughter.   

We were most recently living just outside Chicago, where I actually didn't work in news.   I was home raising my kids.  What a great learning experience that was!  They taught me more in just a few years than I'd ever learned before.

My last job was morning anchor in Chattanooga, TN, which will always be my adopted home.  It reminded me a lot of Cincinnati.  Beautiful city.  Great people.

Before that, I reported, produced, and anchored in Clarksburg, WV where I met some people who I'm still friends with today.

I worked here in town at WCPO after college

I am a proud graduate of NKU, and Notre Dame Academy.

In just a short time here, I've covered politics and budgets, breaking news, and features.  I like them all, but my favorite stories are the ones that grab you by the heartstrings.

I'd love to hear from you.  Drop me a line anytime. athompson@fox19.com

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