MINNEAPOLIS (FOX 9) - Bisi Onile-Ere has been promoted to early evening anchor at FOX 9, announced station Vice President and News Director, Marian Davey. Effective Monday, May 6, she will co-anchor the half-hour FOX 9 News at 6:30 p.m. and the hour-long FOX 9+ News at 7 p.m. alongside Tim Blotz.
“With her hard news background and true commitment to the state of Minnesota, Bisi will be the perfect fit for this role, as she continues breaking stories and connecting with our community, both in the field and on the anchor desk," Davey said.
Since 2017, Onile-Ere has served as a general assignment reporter at KMSP. Prior to that, she served as a correspondent and fill-in anchor at Al-Jazeera America in Detroit. Previously, Onile-Ere was a reporter at WDIV-TV in Detroit. Before that, she was an anchor and reporter at WJRT-TV in Flint, Michigan. Onile-Ere began her career in broadcasting as an anchor, reporter, and producer at KDLH-TV in Duluth, Minnesota.
A graduate of the University of Minnesota, Onile-Ere holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism.
“As a Minnesota native, I am honored to work at FOX 9 alongside outstanding journalists and take on this new role with co-anchor Tim Blotz," Onile-Ere said.
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