Natali Marmion

Anchor

Natali Marmion
Natali Marmion
Anchor
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Natali Marmion has been with KATU since 1997. After spending 7 years anchoring the evening news, Natali has rejoined the morning team. You can find her on KATU This Morning, 4:30 a.m. to 7 a.m.

Growing up in southern California, she began her broadcast career in 1992 as an anchor/reporter at KMIR-TV, in Palm Desert, California.

An accomplished journalist, Natali was awarded Television Woman of the Year in 1996. Her evening news team also earned a Golden Mic Award.

In 2004 her story on autism won first place from SPJ for Excellence in Journalism, Health and Science.

Active in the community, Natali volunteers her time to many charities: Friends of the Children, Doernbecher Children's Hospital, Women for Children, The Albertina Kerr Center, The Dougy Center, Compassion First and I Have A Dream Foundation.

In 2007 she was Knighted as an Honorary Royal Rosarian for her many community contributions.

Natali is married with two little children.

Recent stories by Natali Marmion

Local Parent 2 Parent: 60-second check of your day care's safety Parent 2 Parent: 60-second check of your day care's safety (Video)
If you are among the 58 percent of working Americans with kids under the age of 6, you might use a day care to help watch after your youngster while at work. With hundreds of daycare centers in our area, it might be hard to find one that fits your family.
Home Kids Doing Good Stuff Kids Doing Good Stuff (Video)
Here is the latest segment of Kids Doing Good Stuff in our community featuring two Sherwood High School students.

Team Emma is a group of students at the high school who are supporting Emma who is fighting cancer. There is also a CaringBridge page for her where people can learn more about her life or donate money.

Do you know any kids who are being a postive influence in their neighborhood or at school?

Nominate them today by posting to our KATU Facebook page or send an email to newstips@katu.com.
Local Donate to Miles for Smiles to give a kid like Miles some great big smiles Donate to Miles for Smiles to give a kid like Miles some great big smiles (Video)
Click play on the video to hear from Miles Jones, who got to go to Disney World after being diagnosed with Hodkins diseas.

If you'd like to help a child like Miles, our Miles for Smiles telethon is going on all day Wednesday. You can donate your unused airline miles by calling (800) 346-9256.
Parent 2 Parent Parent 2 Parent: Talking about money with your kids Parent 2 Parent: Talking about money with your kids (Video)
When is the best time to talk with your kids about money? Now.

Look at these numbers from one online source: 42 percent of parents 'think' they talk with their kids about money. Only 19 percent of kids agree, their parents encourage them to talk about money.