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Shaul Turner has covered everything from politics to celebrity news, joining Fox 31 News from WXIA-TV (NBC) in Atlanta, GA where she was a weekday anchor and Medical Reporter. Shaul was also a weekday anchor at WEYI-TV (NBC) in Flint-Saginaw, MI., Host/ Reporter at WLNS-TV (CBS) in Lansing, MI., and a writer and press associate for the U. S. Department of the Interior in Washington, D.C. Shaul earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication Arts and Sciences at Michigan State University.

Shaul is a recipient of two Emmy nominations, the CABJ “Journalist Of The Year Award”, the “Excellence in Journalism Award” presented by the Colorado-Wyoming Donor Awareness Council for her work and devotion in raising awareness of organ donation, the “YWCA Women Of Achievement Award” and the AALI Unsung Hero Award.

As part of her ongoing community commitment, Shaul hosts the Dumb Friends League Pledges For Pets Telethon each year, actively supports the Harrison Memorial Animal Hospital in memory of her beloved dog Sybil, works with the Denver Polo Club to promote breast cancer awareness and launched Fox 31’s “Reading Is Cool” program for kids. Shaul has also served for several years as Honorary Rodeo Queen of the “Bill Pickett National Invitational Rodeo” to benefit children’s programs.
Shaul loves photography, movies, music and spending time with her three adopted horses Atlantis, Crimson Tide and Shambala (who she named after the famous Three Dog Night song).

Recent Articles
  • Denver students overcome their own challenges to help homeless in Tijuana

    DENVER– Some were born to teen mothers and became victims of abuse, others face poverty and other disadvantages. More than 65,000 students in Denver are considered to be at-risk, born into difficult circumstances. Many are determined to succeed by putting their troubles aside and working to help those in need in another country as part of the Colorado Uplift program. The students have raised about 22% of their $50,000 goal to fund a trip to Tijuana, where they will build much […]

  • 74-year-old woman gets shower for first time in 3 months

    DENVER — Seventy-four-year-old Laurel Loney says she hasn’t bathed in nearly three months. She is disabled and can’t step high enough to get into her bathtub. Laurel told the FOX31 Problem Solvers the nonprofit organization Colorado Access arranged for her bathroom to be remodeled for increased accessibility, but the tub and wheelchair ramp need adjustments. “What’s the use of having something I can’t step into?” she said. Loney described the inability to bathe as an experience that’s left her feeling […]

  • Disabled 74-year-old woman hasn’t had shower in 3 months after bathroom remodel

    DENVER — Laurel Loney said she hasn’t bathed in nearly three months. The 74-year-old is disabled and can’t step high enough to get into her bathtub. Loney told the FOX31 Problem Solvers the nonprofit organization Colorado Access arranged for her bathroom to be remodeled for increased accessibility, but the tub and wheelchair ramp need adjustments. “What’s the use of having something I can’t step into,?” she said. Loney describes the inability to bathe as an experience that has left her […]

  • Food truck business success means growing pains on 2 fronts

    DENVER — Great news for two Colorado entrepreneurs: Business is great, but the success is causing some growing pains. James Diaz is known for serving up an amazing menu from his Tru Bar-B-Que mobile dining operation. People love the brisket, pulled pork sandwich and homemade tortillas. Rudy Martinez has worked hard with his partners to build his business, Denver Custom Food Trucks. Both are doing so well, they’re  getting ready to expand, and that’s the problem. Diaz needed a bigger […]

  • Scam targets people looking for health insurance plans

    DENVER — A FOX31 Problem Solvers consumer alert warns of scammers out to target those looking for health insurance plans. Aurora resident Erin Seaton suspects a scammer got her phone number from an insurance quote website she visited. When she tried to contact the company to stop the calls, she was told “we don’t have time for you to speak to a manager” before they abruptly hung up. “They know that millions of us have to go get independent health […]

  • Problem Solvers updates: Recent success stories

    DENVER — The FOX31 Problem Solvers success stories are often made possible because of the incredible generosity of our viewers. We have updates for you in the video clip on some recent success stories including: A two-year battle over granite counter tops comes to an end A woman scammed out of thousands of dollars keeps her home, thanks to FOX31 viewers A man can sleep at night after the Problem Solvers step in to make sure his mail is safe […]

  • Physically challenged student demands increased security in apartment building

    DENVER — A physically challenged student living in a high rise building turned to the FOX31 Problem Solvers for assistance. Ellie Shepard says she’s terrified malfunctioning elevators will leave her stranded. After suffering a spinal cord injury from a diving accident 1 1/2 years ago, Shepard wants to earn a degree from the University of Denver that would enable her to help others. “I feel like I would be able to help people in my situation because I know how […]

  • Woman with pile of dirt left in backyard gets results after calling Problem Solvers

    THORNTON, Colo. — At 74, Mardi Pedigo is proud of the work she puts into her backyard garden. That’s why she said she is disheartened that a large hole filled with dirt has remained there for weeks. Pedigo said crews dug the hole to repair a leaking water line at her Thornton Estates home. The area is surrounded by caution tape. She contacted the FOX31 Problem Solvers because she feared the mess would remain after being there for several weeks […]

  • Woman might lose home after falling victim to government grant scam

    ARAPAHOE COUNTY, Colo. — Kathryn Potter hoped a deal that looked too good to be true was the answer to her prayers. It turns out Potter is on the verge of losing her home in eastern Arapahoe County after giving nearly $4,000 to scammers. She tells the FOX31 Problem Solvers that she wired the money in increments to a man who sent her a text offering $50,000 in government grant money if she sent him $1,000 first. The amount he demanded […]

  • Thieves hit Adaptive Adventures in Lakewood for third time in 2 years

    LAKEWOOD, Colo. — Thieves hit the Adaptive Adventures organization for the third time in two years Sunday. Four specially adapted bikes and equipment valued at $12,000 were stolen at approximately 3:30 a.m. Sunday from the facility at 1315 Nelson St. in Lakewood. The equipment enables those with physical challenges to enjoy sporting events and the excitement of a new world. The items were taken from a trailer clearly marked “Wounded Warrior Disabled Sports Project.” Coach Chris Wiegand said thousands across […]

  • Problem Solvers test apartment for mold where terminal cancer patient lives

    DENVER — Shirley Sasse said she suspects exposure to toxic mold sent her to the doctor with a swollen face and respiratory problems, but she’s more concerned about her sister Josie. Josie is enduring the last stages of terminal cancer, but must sleep on the living room couch. She said her bedroom at Ruby Hill Residences in Denver is too close to a closet that smells toxic and has shown dark spots on the walls. Sasse acknowledges the management has […]

  • Lakewood apartment residents worried about security after mailboxes vandalized

    LAKEWOOD, Colo. — Steve Chase said a large portion of mailboxes at the Ascend at Red Rocks apartment complex in Lakewood remain boarded up since they were vandalized several weeks ago. The inconvenience of not being able to pick up his mail whenever he wants to isn’t the main problem, it’s the security. “They screwed wood over the top to make it secure but it’s not secure,” he said. The FOX31 Problem Solvers were able to see mail through a […]