Judy MarkeeWWMT : Judy Markee
is the weeknight co-anchor of NEWSCHANNEL 3
at 5 p.m., 5:30P.M., 6 p.m. and 11 p.m with Jeff McAtee.
...Judy is an award-winning journalist, with a deep commitment to the community.She has been with WWMT NEWSCHANNEL 3 since 1989 and brings experience to the NEWSCHANNEL 3 Team. Before moving to West Michigan, Judy was a reporter, anchor and producer for both WAOW-TV (ABC) in Wausau/Rhinelander, Wisconsin, and WBAY-TV (CBS) in Green Bay/Appleton, Wisconsin. Judy
is a seven-time Emmy nominee, including a nomination for Best Anchor in 2005 from the National Academy of Television Arts and Science
(NATAS), Michigan Chapter
is a two-time Emmy winner.Judy's work has been recognized by her
peers from the Michigan Associated Press
, naming her
Reporter of the Year in 1992, the Michigan Association of Broadcasters
(MAB), and the Radio and Television News Directors Association
has been anchoring newscasts that have been named the "Best" by AP and MAB
eight times.A West Michigan documentary on domestic violence, "Battered, Shattered Lives," which Judy
both produced and reported, was a finalist at the New York Film Festival.Judy
has also been honored with an Edward R. Morrow Award.Judy
traveled to Honduras after Hurricane Mitch in 1999, to report on relief efforts there.She
was instrumental in helping the humanitarian relief organization International Aid raise thousands of dollars for supplies to the suffering people of Honduras.
has interviewed many world leaders.
...A graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, Judy received a Bachelor of Science degree in Radio-TV-Film and was honored as an Outstanding Senior for her academic record and contributions to the school. Judy
comes from a family of 12 children, which explains her
good sense of humor and her
enjoyment of quiet time.When she's
not working at NEWSCHANNEL 3
enjoys reading, writing, cooking and working in her
Judy lives in Texas Township with her
husband Ed and her
rescue dog Georgia.