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Chris Jose is a reporter/fill-in anchor for FOX31 Denver and Colorado's Own Channel 2.

You can watch him weekday mornings on "Good Day Colorado" and "Daybreak."

Since his arrival in August 2010, Chris has covered every major news story in Colorado including the Aurora Theater Shooting, the Colorado wildfires and floods, and the 2012 Presidential Debate at the University of Denver.

Chris also regularly reports on the Denver Broncos for both morning shows. In January 2014, he spent a week in New York City covering Super Bowl XLVIII.

Chris has won several awards, including three regional Emmy nominations for his reporting. The Colorado Broadcasters Association has recognized his work twice. In 2008, Chris was named Best Anchor by the Wyoming Association of Broadcasters.

Chris began his career as a weekend anchor/reporter at KGWN TV in Cheyenne, Wyoming and later spent two years at KGAN TV in Cedar Rapids, Iowa serving as the station's weekend sports anchor/news reporter. He graduated from the Edward R. Murrow College of Communication at Washington State University with a degree in broadcast journalism.

In his free time, Chris enjoys watching the Broncos, playing basketball, working on his below average golf game, and exploring Denver with his wife, Jaclyn and dog, Chloe.

Chris is an active member of the Asian American Journalists Association. He regularly emcees the Colorado Dragon Boat Festival and the Filipino American Community of Colorado's Philippine Festival. Chris also volunteers his time at the Asian Pacific Development Center and the Miss Asian American Colorado scholarship program.


Recent Articles
  • Colorado Capitol

    Bill would give parents going through divorce equal time with their kids

    DENVER — Parents going through a divorce could soon see equal time with their kids. If passed, the 50/50 parenting bill (Colorado Senate Bill 15-129), would recognize parental rights as fundamental rights, putting parents in divorce court on equal ground. “We’re looking forward to having this legislation move forward into the 21st century,” said Angelique Layton, a family law attorney in support of the bill. “Both parents have an important role in raising children.” Opponents are fearful it would put […]

  • Food truck near Coors Field

    Police investigate attack on food truck workers near Coors Field

    DENVER — A group of food truck workers say they were attacked on the Rockies’ home opener at 19th and Market streets near Coors Field on Friday. The Denver Police Department is investigating the assault and says it hasn’t ruled out the possibility it was racially motivated. “He kept using the ‘N’ word,” said Terrance Gibbons, owner of Big T’s Barbeque. “He kept saying that I didn’t really know what it was like to be black.” Gibbons says a man and […]

  • New security process creates long lines at Coors Field

    DENVER — Fans blasted the Rockies over long lines on Opening Day.  The delay to get inside Coors Field was so bad, thousands missed game day festivities. This was not the case on Saturday though, some fans lined up two hours before first pitch. The average wait time to get in was about  10 to 15 minutes. Major League Baseball has required metal detectors at all gates.

  • Sage recovers from spinal surgery

    Craig Hospital therapy dog recovering after spinal surgery

    DENVER — A Craig Hospital therapy dog is back home after undergoing spinal surgery to live. Sage, a 5-year old doberman, had a spinal compression in his neck.  Sage’s condition caused him pain and to wobble when he walks. “In his case, he had compression from both the underside of his spinal cord from a herniated disc and also from his upper side of the spinal cord,” said Dr. Alex Robb, DVM at Wheat Ridge Animal Hospital.  “He should be […]

  • Crowd opposes redevelopment for Applewood Golf Course

    Residents attend meeting to oppose turning golf course into a housing development

    JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo. — A Jefferson County neighborhood is hoping to stop a developer from building more than 400 homes. Residents who live around Applewood Golf Course in unincorporated Jefferson County are hoping to convince Carlson Associates to back down. “It really doesn’t jive with the neighborhood,” resident Brian Hansen said. “They didn’t engage the community and they are kind of just forcing it through at this point without our input.” Molson Coors owns 145 acres in and around Applewood […]

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    Easter service dedicated to heroic Colorado pastor

    EATON, Colo. — A Colorado pastor who risked his life to save a truck driver in a fiery Oklahoma crash continues to recover in a hospital. Jason Newby, pastor at Evangelical Free Church of Eaton, was injured when he and another man tried helping a truck driver on Interstate 35. The tanker truck hit the back of a disabled semi. Before Newby could rescue the driver, the tanker truck exploded. “The piece of pipe or debris took out my right […]

  • Sage the therapy dog

    Craig Hospital therapy dog needs surgery

    DENVER — A Craig Hospital therapy dog is fighting for his life. Sage, a 6-year old Doberman, has a spinal cord compression which is similar to a pinched cord at the neck. A Wheat Ridge veterinarian conducted an MRI earlier this week after the dog’s owner, Jane Saunders, noticed the problem on Monday. “If you were to watch him, he would start tripping,” said Saunders. “That’s not just normal for him. The doctor is afraid he’s going to take a […]

  • Body camera on police officer in Parker, Colo

    Parker Police about to start using body cameras

    PARKER, Colo. — Improving police transparency and accountability in one of the country’s safest cities. On Thursday, the Parker Police Department will roll out its first set of body-worn cameras. The two month pilot project will cost an estimated $13,000. Parker Police will start with five body cameras made by Panasonic. “With current events and things that are going on, any tool that would be useful is a necessary thing for law enforcement,” said Sgt. Michael Buoniconti. “Now all of […]

  • RTD light rail train in Denver

    RTD proposes fare increase, simplified fare structure

    EDGEWATER, Colo. — RTD is looking to hike its prices early next year. Monday was the first of 16 public hearings giving commuters a look at RTD’s proposed fare changes. “Our goal has been to simplify our fare structure and to make it affordable and accessible to everyone,” said Pauletta Tonilas, RTD spokeswoman. Current RTD prices for one way bus and light rail, 1-2 zones, is $2.25. Under the new proposal a local, single boarding pass will cost $2.60. RTD […]

  • Thieves steal trailer and supplies from Littleton Boy Scouts

    LITTLETON, Colo. — Thieves have put the future of an annual Boy Scouts camping trip in jeopardy. Littleton Boy Scout Troop 444 had their trailer stolen filled with $25,000 worth of crucial camping supplies. The trailer was stored in the parking lot at First Presbyterian Church in Littleton. It had canvas tents, stand-up cook stoves, pots and pans. The trailer also had a new AED unit and a high-end first aid kit. Some of the items had no price tag. […]

  • Target store near Alameda and Sable in Aurora, Colo

    Teen girl, dog shot after drug deal goes bad outside Target store in Aurora

    AURORA, Colo. — The Aurora Police Department said Wednesday the teenage girl and her dog who were shot outside a Target store on Tuesday night was actually a drug deal gone bad. Police originally said two teenagers, one male and one female, were robbed by three to four men outside the store near Interstate 225 and East Alameda Avenue just after 9 p.m. Police said a 20-year-old man with the girl made an arrangement over Facebook to purchase hash oil. […]

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    Two dead in separate shootings in northeast Denver

    DENVER — Two deadly shootings happened three miles apart in northeast Denver overnight Monday. The homicides are the latest to happen in what has been a deadly weekend in that part of the city. The shootings appear to be unrelated. Details are limited, but police say one person is dead and one person is in custody in a shooting in the 3400 block of Race Street. The victim died at the scene and there is no word on whether the […]