KXLY4 News Anchor
Mike Gonzalez anchors KXLY 4 News each afternoon at 5:00 and 6:00 alongside Nadine Woodward and Kris Crocker, as well as the 11:00 p.m. newscast. He began his television career in Columbia, MO at the NBC affiliate KOMU where he was an anchor/reporter.
Mike comes to KXLY from Omaha, Nebraska, where he was an anchor and reporter. While in Omaha, Mike was recognized by the Associated Press for his breaking news coverage of a massive oil fire.
Previously, Mike worked as the weekend anchor and reporter at KOLN/KGIN Lincoln, Nebraska, where he won an AP award for his sports series on the Lincoln Saltdogs minor league baseball team.
Mike is a graduate of North Carolina State University and also attended the Missouri School of Journalism as a graduate student. He was a standout pitcher for the Wolfpack baseball team, and later played for the minor league Allentown Ambassadors.
Mike is the past president of The Hispanic Business Professional Association of Spokane and founder of The Hispanic Food Network www.hfntv.com
Mike is the host of “En La Cocina” (In The Kitchen) The Latin cooking/cultural show that airs on KXLY 4 and around the nation on Dish Network.
Mike was given The 2010 Asuris Insurance Latino Hero Award for his work in the Hispanic Community in Eastern Washington.
Mike has two children and is excited to be close to many family members across the state of Washington.
You can catch Mike every morning from 5-7 am and on his blog “Breakfast Burrito”
Email Mike at email@example.com