Jonathan Choe joins the KMSP FOX 9 news team, announced Bill Dallman, the station's Vice President and News Director. Choe will serve as a general assignment reporter contributing to the 5:00 p.m., 9 p.m. and 10 p.m. newscasts. His first day on air will be Sunday, February 24th.
Most recently, Choe served as Adjunct Professor for Columbia College Chicago's Journalism Department. Earlier in his career, he was a freelance general assignment reporter for Tribune in Chicago. Prior to that, Choe served as a news writer for WFLD FOX 32, the FOX O&O in Chicago. Previously, he was a general assignment reporter at WCIA in Champaign, IL. He also served as a news writer for New England Cable News in Newton, MA. Choe began his career as a news writer for WHDH in Boston, MA.
Added Choe, "I am truly thankful and humbled to be a part of the FOX 9 team here in Minnesota. As a perpetual learner in the market, I am eager to glean insight from the veterans in the newsroom and continue my growth as a journalist. I am looking forward to building new relationships in the Twin Cities and serving the community by telling stories that matter."
Choe holds a Bachelor of Science in Journalism from Boston University's College of Communication.
KMSP FOX 9 is part of the FOX Television Station group, one of the nation's largest owned-and-operated network broadcast groups, comprising 27 stations in 18 markets and covering nearly 37.21% of U.S. television homes. This includes six duopolies in the top 10 markets: New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Dallas, Washington D.C. and Houston; as well as duopolies in Minneapolis, Phoenix and Orlando.