Laura French

Laura French is an award-winning, nationally recognized journalist with 25 years experience in television news.

Her career has taken her all over the country playing multiple roles in newsrooms from USA Today to local affiliates.

Laura’s investigative work has earned her National and Regional Edward R. Murrow awards. Laura has also earned an Emmy award and numerous Associated Press awards.

Her exclusive reports have been featured on CBS News 48 Hours, Vanity Fair Confidential and CNN.

Laura comes to CBS 6 from WVIR-TV in Charlottesville, where she spent years as a primary anchor and reporter.

Laura is proud to be part of the award-winning Problem Solvers Investigation team. She loves being a voice for those who don’t have one, holding people accountable and bringing about change. You will also see Laura filling in on the anchor desk.

Laura is married to her college (GO HOKIES) sweetheart Chris and they have three boys. Her sons are by far her greatest accomplishments.


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