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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
  • Denver celebrates USA’s Women’s World Cup win

    DENVER — Colorado soccer fans celebrated the U.S. women’s national soccer team’s 5-2 victory over Japan in the World Cup final.  A crowd of more than 200 people filled the popular soccer viewing bar British Bulldog on 20th and Stout streets on Sunday afternoon. “People are ready for the United States to be great at soccer,” fan Jonathan Boraz said. “Everyone is behind the women and it’s really a great time to be a U.S. soccer fan.” RELATED: Oh boot-iful! U.S. beats […]

  • NTSB investigating Flight for Life helicopter crash

    DENVER — The National Transportation Safety Board arrived in Frisco on Saturday afternoon to investigate a Flight for Life helicopter crash. The fiery explosion killed 64-year old Patrick Mahany.  He was a Flight for Life pilot since 1987 and served as a helicopter pilot in the Vietnam War. “We’ll focus on three areas: The man, the machine and the environment,” said NTSB investigator Jennifer Rodi.  “We’ll look into the pilot’s experience. We’re aware he has years of experience both military […]

  • Water hemlock plant kills dog

    Dog eats poisonous plant, dies suddenly

    LARIMER COUNTY, Colo. — A warning to pet owners after a poisonous plant kills a dog at Horsetooth Reservoir in Larimer County. A 3-year-old border collie mix ate a water hemlock on Sunday afternoon and within an hour, the dog was dead. “It started to go down rapidly with losing all the functions and she passed out,” said Ludi Fischer, a friend of the dog’s owner. “She couldn’t stand up anymore.  She was panting very heavily. Her eyes were out. I […]

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    Littleton man struck by lightning was knocked out, lost 7-month-old dog

    LITTLETON, Colo. — A Littleton man is lucky to be alive after he and a dozen other hikers survived a lightning strike on Mount Bierstadt. Jonathan Hardman was one of three people hospitalized Sunday. “I was walking one minute and the next minute I was waking up on the ground not able to move my hands or legs,” said Hardman, who was hiking with friends and his dog. “It was like getting the wind knocked out of me and being paralyzed […]

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    Politicians campaign for presidential bid at Western Conservative Summit

    DENVER — Democrats and Republicans not being shy as they campaign for your vote. Here in Denver, several GOP candidates take the stage for this year’s Western Conservative Summit this weekend. Several presidential hopefuls are among those candidates at the Sixth Annual Western Conservative Summit. The Republican candidates are fired up, and so are Colorado conservatives. Some 4,000 people from 40 states were in attendance at the Colorado Convention Center Friday and Saturday to see a crowded field make their […]

  • Taylor Gaes

    Family speaks about plague that killed Fort Collins high school baseball star

    FORT COLLINS, Colo. — Larimer County Health and Environment officials confirmed the septicemic plague killed a Poudre High School baseball player. Taylor Gaes, 16, died June 8. Health officials are urging people who visited the Gaes home after his death to seek medical attention if they notice flulike symptoms. “He died from the septicemic plague, which means infections goes through the blood,” Larimer County Health and Environment spokeswoman Katie O’Donnell said. It’s believed Gaes was bitten by an infected flea. […]

  • Interfaith vigil in Boulder, Colo

    Interfaith vigil held for Charleston church victims in Boulder

    BOULDER, Colo. — An interfaith vigil at Unitarian Universalist Church of Boulder Tuesday night honored the nine lives lost in Charleston. More than 100 in attendance hope to put an end to hate crimes. Nonprofit group Showing Up for Racial Justice hosted the vigil. The group’s mission is to connect people through passion and accountability. “It’s a chance for us to begin a dialogue about the ways white people can work toward racial justice and start to look at some […]

  • Missing tuber identified, as 20-year-old., Joseph Goodwin.

    Ex-Marine identified as South Platte River drowning victim; search suspended

    SHERIDAN, Colo. — A 20-year-old ex-Marine remains missing after falling into the South Platte River while he was tubing. The accident happened in the part of the river known at the Union Chutes, where the water is running high and very fast. The Sheridan Police Department announced Sunday the search for Joe Goodwin had been suspended. Several witnesses attempted to rescue Goodwin but were unable to do so because of the swift current. He was last seen about one-quarter mile […]

  • Peyton Manning conducts Colorado Symphony

    Inaugural Taste of the Broncos event raises money for Food Bank; Manning conducts symphony

    DENVER — The Broncos kicked off a new event Tuesday night and they raised a lot of money for the Food Bank of the Rockies at the same time. Peyton Manning, Von Miller and DeMarcus Ware were just some of the players who made appearances at the inaugural Taste of the Broncos fundraiser. “Its been a touching thing for me,” said Ware.  “A dollar can feed about 3 kids.” People paid $200 each, $300 for VIP tickets, to attend the […]

  • Dishonest shoppers using fake cash at garage sales

    DENVER — Counterfeit money is popping up at yard sales in Denver.  Sellers have been ripped off and are warning others about the fake cash. In the past three weeks, dishonest shoppers have targeted yard sales along Downing Street in Denver’s Washington Park neighborhood. “When I was posting my listing for my yard sale, I noticed some of my neighbors mention they had experiences with people trying to purchase things with counterfeit bills and they didn’t find out until after the […]

  • Thieves steal trailer filled with youth football equipment

    LAFAYETTE, Colo. — A youth football program may have to forgo its season after thieves steal their trailer filled with equipment. The Lafayette Bobcats Football Organization stored the trailer at Trails RV & Storage at 1800 South 120th Street in Lafayette. Team officials reported it stolen to police Saturday morning, hours before an annual team party. “I unlocked the gate, drove in, and realized the trailer was gone,” said Tyler McHam, Bobcats equipment manager. “There’s at least a hundred kids, if […]

  • Flooded basement

    Flooded basement at Denver apartment causes health concern

    DENVER — There are safety concerns at a west metro Denver apartment after heavy rain flooded out a basement level unit. The family living at 7470 West 20th Avenue says flooding first became an issue in early May and the problem is only getting worse. “I’m going to need a life boat pretty quick here,” said Geraldine Gutierrez. “The water in here was deep enough to cover my feet.” Gutierrez needed help and reached out to the FOX31 Problem Solvers. […]