Olivia Michael

Anchor/Multi-Media Journalist

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Olivia Michael is the 5:30 p.m. evening news anchor for CBS Local 18 News.

Olivia Michael is the 5:30 p.m. evening news anchor for CBS Local 18 News.

Born and raised in New Jersey, Olivia is excited to call the Panhandle home. She is a graduate from The College of New Jersey where she studied business and communications. She joins WJHG/WECP from CNBC's "Squawk Box" where she was a news associate and contributed to CNBC digital. Prior to that, her internships included CNN, MSNBC and the TODAY show. Being half Cuban, she is a member of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists.

While in school, Olivia anchored and reported for The College of New Jersey's television station, Lions TV. She was a sister of Delta Zeta, a peer mentor, and studied abroad in Seville, Spain. Outside of school, she devoted her time to the Miss America Organization speaking to groups throughout the state and volunteering at local children's hospitals, winning the 2014 Children's Miracle Maker Award.

Outside of work, Olivia enjoys spending time with family, on the beach, and exploring local restaurants! Feel free to email Olivia or reach out via Facebook and Twitter.

NBC News Headlines

Mika Brzezinski apologizes for 'crass and offensive' remark

She made the comment during a segment about the alleged culpability of the Saudi crown prince in the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

'I just want to see my daughter': Detained migrant fears losing child

"I never thought this would happen until they took her from me," Vilma Carrillo of Guatemala said.

Dept. of Education to cancel $150 million in student loan debt

"It’s disappointing that it took a court order to get Secretary DeVos to begin providing debt relief to students," said U.S. Sen. Patty Murray.

Man in U.S. on work visa gets 9 years in prison for sex assault on flight

Prabhu Ramamoorthy will be deported to India after serving the sentence. "His life is effectively over," his defense attorney told a judge.

7-year-old girl dies in Border Patrol custody

The Guatemalan girl was traveling with a group of 163 people who turned themselves in Dec. 6.