Audrina Bigos is a general assignment reporter for CBS 2
A multi-media journalist and educator, Bigos previously worked for WCCB-TV in Charlotte, N.C. since 2011.
In addition, she has been an instructor at the Carolina School of Broadcasting since 2013.
Bigos was initially hired by WCCB-TV as a reporter and photographer and was promoted to serve as the station’s weekend 6 p.m. and 10 p.m. anchor in May 2014.
Bigos began her broadcast career as an anchor, reporter, producer and photojournalist at WUSF-TV, the PBS station in Tampa, Florida that is owned by the University of South Florida.
She graduated from USF in 2010 with a degree in telecommunications news.
While in North Carolina, Bigos launched a self-esteem project entitled – SMART Girls – which has become a permanent program at the Charlotte Boys & Girls Club.
Additionally, she has served as the vice president of broadcast for the Charlotte Area Association of Black Journalists and is a member of the National Association of Black Journalists.
A documented gang member was charged in connection with the shooting of two CPD officers last week in the Back of the Yards neighborhood.
The foster mother of a 20-month-old girl who was found dead Thursday is facing felony charges in connection with the girl’s death.
A student volunteer working at a Wheaton College track and field meet was fatally injured Saturday afternoon during the hammer throw event.
It comes on the heels of those disturbing videos showing a United passenger’s forced removed from a full flight at O’Hare last weekend.
Some in the neighborhood do not welcome the fast-food giant to the area. CBS 2’s Audrina Bigos reports.
Chicago police have charged 37-year-old Joshua Smith in connection with the murder of Judge Raymond Myles.
Mohammed Ramzan, 19, went into the North Shore Channel Monday during a training exercise. CBS 2’s Audrina Bigos reports.
“Puppers” was given to Madelyn Nate the day she was diagnosed with leukemia and a month before her third birthday. CBS 2’s Audrina Bigos reports.
On Thursday, parts of Bucktown were inundated. CBS 2’s Audrina Bigos reports.
Chicago Police said someone inside a car shot Laquan Allen, 14, around 3 p.m. on a sidewalk in the Austin neighborhood.
Hinsdale police released this video following a robbery at Razny Jewelers on Friday.
A janitor allegedly made the video at Chaney Monge School in Crest Hill.
Zorian Flowers has dealt with loss — his own brother killed at 27. But his eyes stayed on the prize. CBS 2’s Audrina Bigos reports.
“The elevators are my only option and way out of this building,” says Xavier Gaston, who lives on the fourth floor. CBS 2’s Audrina Bigos reports.
A community in Naplate, Illinois came together to support the Dutton family after a tornado destroyed their home.
Five vehicles were stolen Friday night from a south suburban Tinley Park car dealership, according to police.
More than 30 employees no longer jobs, but efforts are underway to help them. CBS 2’s Audrina Bigos reports.
Prosecutors say Antwan Jones was shooting at rival gang members Saturday when he fatally wounded Takiya Holmes, who had been sitting in a van.
Fatally injured was 2-year-old Lavontay White, who was hit in the head. CBS 2’s Audrina Bigos reports.
Two people were killed, including a toddler, and one more was wounded, in a shooting Tuesday afternoon in North Lawndale.