Chris Schauble is the co-anchor of KTLA 5 Morning News from 4 a.m. to 7 a.m. on weekdays.

Since moving to Los Angeles in 2001, Chris has earned multiple awards, including five Emmy Awards and six Golden Mike Awards

Chris is passionate about his work, family and fitness. He is a former marathoner and triathlete, having completed three Ironman competitions, including the Ironman World Championship in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii. Chris also coached youth track in the greater L.A. area for eight years as a USATF Level 1 Coach. During that time, he helped dozens of athletes become All-Americans.

Prior to his Los Angeles work, Chris spent time at KCNC-TV in Denver where he covered a number of national stories. His coverage of the Columbine High School shootings helped the station earn a regional Emmy for spot news. In 2000, Chris was named “Television Journalist of the Year” by the Colorado Association of Black Journalists.

Schauble holds a Bachelor of Arts in broadcast journalism from Fort Lewis College in Durango, Colorado. He was honored by Fort Lewis College with the 2002 “Distinguished Alumni Award.” In addition to his work as a journalist, Chris has been an instructor for speech communications and media research analysis at Miles College in Birmingham, Alabama, and was a guest Instructor at the Poynter Institute in St. Petersburg, Florida. He is a member of the National Association of Black Journalists and Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.

As an adoptee himself, Chris has dedicated much of his free time to helping needy children. In 2018 Chris was honored as the “Man of the Year” by United Friends of The Children for his work with foster youth nearing emancipation. He has also been recognized by the city of Los Angeles and the state of California multiple times for his ongoing community service.

Chris, his wife and their two sets of twin daughters live in the Los Angeles area.

Recent Articles
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    Insider’s Guide to Disneyland’s Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

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  • Chris Schauble’s Favorite ‘Bro’ Spot: Brewery Draconum in Santa Clarita

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    KTLA anchors hit the streets of South Los Angeles on Monday to celebrate the 32nd Annual Kingdom Day Parade.  

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    KTLA anchor Chris Schauble put on a brave face and tried Six Flags Magic Mountain’s new virtual reality roller coaster on Friday. This video aired on the KTLA 5 Morning News on Friday, March 25, 2016.

  • Militants Kill at Least 19 in Attack on Pakistan University

    Militants raided a university in northwest Pakistan on Wednesday, timing their attack to a ceremony at the school to ensure maximum casualties. After security forces combed the campus block by block after the massacre, Mehmood Khan, provincial home minister of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, said 19 civilians were killed, along with four terrorists. He expects the number of civilian deaths to increase. Earlier, an army spokesman said that 21 civilians had been killed. The attack took place at Bacha Khan University in […]

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    A tiny kitten that was found on a conveyor belt at a Sacramento County recycling facility and rescued before being sent into spinning metal blades and a compactor was adopted by a worker at the location, CNN reported Wednesday. This video aired on the KTLA 5 Morning News on Thursday, Dec. 17, 2015.

  • New York Daily News Cover Sparks Controversy Following Deadly San Bernardino Mass Shooting

    The cover of Thursday’s New York Daily News, which paired tweets from Republicans with the statement “God Isn’t Fixing This,” sparked controversy following the deadly mass shooting in San Bernardino that left 14 victims dead and 17 others injured. Chris Schauble reports from the newsroom for the KTLA 5 Morning News on Thursday, Dec. 3, 2015.

  • KTLA Teams Set to Raise Funds for Children’s Hospital L.A. by Participating in Nautica Malibu Triathlon

    Members of the KTLA 5 News team are set to help raise money for Childrens Hospital Los Angeles by participating in the 2015 Nautica Malibu Triathlon. Megan Henderson and Chris Schauble report for the KTLA 5 Morning News on Friday, Sept. 18, 2015.

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