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Award-winning journalist Kate Tillotson anchors Newschannel 3 weeknights at 5, 6 and 11 p.m.

Before joining the station in 2007, Kate worked at WRDW-TV in Augusta, Georgia, and KCFW-TV in Kalispell, Montana. While in Augusta, Kate received two Georgia Associated Press awards for Best Feature Reporting and Best Investigative Reporting.

Kate is a proud resident of Kalamazoo and an active member of the community. She serves on the Board of Directors at Lakeside Academy, a century-old Kalamazoo facility for troubled youth. She is a member of the Borgess Foundation Board of Trustees, the philanthropic arm of Borgess Health. She also is a committee member of NEXT, an extension of the Southwest Michigan First Board of Directors which provides economic development and leadership services.

In 2012, Kate was honored as one of West Michigan’s ‘Most Influential Women’ by Inforum, a professional women’s alliance with more than 1,800 members throughout the state.

A western Massachusetts native, Kate began her broadcasting career as a college intern in Boston where she assisted reporters at WBZ-TV and New England Cable News. She graduated cum laude with a degree in Broadcast Journalism from Emerson College.

Contact Kate at ktillotson@sbgtv.com.