Linda Watkins-Bennett, Reporter, Anchor:
...Linda Watkins-BennettLinda has been with KHSL-TV for 9 years.She
anchors the noon news and reports for the evening news.Linda is also an experienced newscast producer.
An experienced and credible news reporter, Linda
specializes in covering local politics, as well as agriculture and water issues.She
brings a unique perspective to local news coverage in that she
was born and raised in Chico.Linda is also an excellent reporter of spot news, pulling off Live Remote reports without a hitch, no matter how explosive the situation.She
is always calm, in a business that has a lot of tension.
In addition to her
regular duties as noon news anchor, and a reporter for the evening news, Linda
devotes a lot of time to numerous public events, and charitable causes.For example, she has been a host of the local Easter Seal Telethon for the past five years, and is a regular at local career fairs and community festivals.Linda
has received awards from the Butte and Tehama County Farm Bureaus
and the Tehama County Cattlemen's Association
coverage of farming and ranching issues.She
was also named 1995 "Outstanding Agriculture Reporter of the Year" by the California Farm Bureau Association
.She graduated from California State University, Chico, in December of 1984 majoring in communications, with a minor in speech and political science.
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