Bisi Onile-Ere is the co-anchor of FOX 9 News at 6:30 p.m. and FOX 9+ News at 7 p.m. with Tim Blotz.
Born and raised in south Minneapolis, Bisi is thrilled to be back home.
Before joining FOX 9 in December of 2017, she was a correspondent for a national news network's Detroit, Michigan bureau. Bisi has also reported and anchored at WDIV-TV, the NBC affiliate in Detroit, WJRT-TV, the ABC affiliate in Flint, Michigan, and the CBS affiliate in Duluth, Minnesota, where she began her on-air news career.
Bisi has covered a number of national breaking news stories, including the murder trial of former Minneapolis Police Officer Mohammad Noor, Flint's water crisis, Detroit's historic bankruptcy, and General Motors' ignition switch recall.
Throughout her career, she has been the recipient of two Michigan Emmy Awards, and a Michigan Associated Press Award.
Bisi is a graduate of South High School in Minneapolis and an alumna of the University of Minnesota School of Journalism.
She's a member of the National Association of Black Journalists.
When she's not working, Bisi enjoys traveling and spending time with her family.
As the new school year begins in Minnesota, the state health leaders remain concerned about a rise in childhood cases of COVID-19.
While Minneapolis Public Schools was able to deal with the shortage of bus drivers it is facing for the start of classes, things didn't go as smoothly in Robbinsdale.
As the delta variant drives an uptick in COVID-19 infections, a new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association is shedding more light on the safety of the Moderna and Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines.
While not teaching the curriculum, west Twin Cities metro school districts are using Critical Race Theory concepts to guide their school equity policies.
Nearly nine months since the rollout of the COVID-19 vaccines, there remains a push to get more shots into arms especially among communities of color.
In Hennepin County, more social workers will be joining the ranks of local police departments.
From hurricanes to wildfires, the month of August is proving to be a busy one for the Red Cross. Organizers are calling for more volunteers as the need for disaster relief assistance ramps up.
St. Paul Public Schools is putting a focus on students' mental health as it receives $207 million in COVID-19 federal relief.
Monday afternoon, golfers headed to Oakdale Golf Course in Buffalo Lake for a good cause.
The sober stand-up comedy tour is making a stop this weekend in Minneapolis. The show comes as the rate of substance abuse in the United States. is on the rise.