Audrina Bigos

audrina bigos web Audrina BigosAudrina 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.

Wicker Park Carjacking Caught On Camera

The incident occurred at Julian and Paulina in Wicker Park late last Friday.

07/11/2017

Girl, 17, Shot And Killed In Unincorporated Des Plaines

Angelique Morris shot and killed Saturday in unincorporated Des Plaines, and her family was demanding to know why a suspect isn’t in custody

07/10/2017

Illinois Lottery Doomsday Looms

If the state can’t get its budget together, lottery operators will cease selling Powerball and Mega Millions tickets.

06/27/2017

Angry Birds Swoop At People

The red-winged black birds are protecting their turf. CBS 2’s Audrina Bigos reports.

06/22/2017

Planes Scrape Each Other On O’Hare Tarmac, No Injuries Reported

Two airliners came into contact on the ground at O’Hare International Airport Thursday evening at the gates.

06/08/2017

Security Top Of Mind At Chicago Events This Weekend

More than 50,000 will pack Soldier Field each night this weekend to watch the band U2 perform live.

06/02/2017

Company Offers Young Men Hard Work As Alternative To The Streets

The grass isn’t greener on the other side. But in North Lawndale, it’s not only greener, it’s less risky. CBS 2’s Audrina Bigos reports.

05/19/2017

Gunman Holds Geneva Hospital Staff Hostage

A Kane County Jail inmate took a correctional officer’s gun and held Delnor Hospital staff hostage Saturday afternoon.

05/13/2017

18-Year-Old Charged In Shooting Of 2 Chicago Cops

A documented gang member was charged in connection with the shooting of two CPD officers last week in the Back of the Yards neighborhood.

05/07/2017

Foster Mother Charged With Baby’s Death In NW Indiana

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.

05/07/2017

Student Fatally Struck By Hammer At Wheaton College Track Meet

A student volunteer working at a Wheaton College track and field meet was fatally injured Saturday afternoon during the hammer throw event.

04/23/2017

Get Bumped Off Delta Flight, You Might Get Up To $10,000

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.

04/14/2017

Purists In Mexican-American Pilsen Oppose Taco Bell

Some in the neighborhood do not welcome the fast-food giant to the area. CBS 2’s Audrina Bigos reports.

04/13/2017

Person Charged In Murder Of Cook County Judge: Chicago Police

Chicago police have charged 37-year-old Joshua Smith in connection with the murder of Judge Raymond Myles.

04/12/2017

Body Of Missing Northwestern Student Has Been Found: University

Mohammed Ramzan, 19, went into the North Shore Channel Monday during a training exercise. CBS 2’s Audrina Bigos reports.

04/10/2017

Missing: ‘Puppers,’ The Toy That Helped A Girl Through Cancer Treatments

“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.

04/05/2017

Flooding In Bucktown Is Same Old Story, Residents Say

On Thursday, parts of Bucktown were inundated. CBS 2’s Audrina Bigos reports.

03/30/2017

Boy, 14, Shot And Killed On Chicago’s West Side

Chicago Police said someone inside a car shot Laquan Allen, 14, around 3 p.m. on a sidewalk in the Austin neighborhood.

03/26/2017

VIDEO: Suspects Wanted In Hinsdale Jewelry Store Robbery

Hinsdale police released this video following a robbery at Razny Jewelers on Friday.

03/17/2017

Parents Reeling After School Custodian Is Accused Of Videotaping Girls In Locker Room

A janitor allegedly made the video at Chaney Monge School in Crest Hill.

03/15/2017

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