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Shaul Turner has covered everything from politics to celebrity news, joining FOX31 News in Denver from WXIA-TV (NBC) in Atlanta, GA where she was a weekday news anchor and franchise reporter. Shaul was previously the evening weekday anchor at WEYI-TV (NBC) in Flint-Saginaw, MI., host/ general assignment 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 the 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 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 is passionate about causes that benefit area youth and works with the Big Idea Project, launched FOX31’s “Reading Is Cool” event and coordinated a FOX31 Faces Of Hunger Summer Campaign in conjunction with the Food Bank Of the Rockies.

Shaul served as a host of the Dumb Friends League Pledges For Pets Telethon for more than five years and supports other animal programs in memory of her adopted dog Sybil and horse Sierra-Shambala. As well, Shaul hosted and covered Denver Polo Club breast cancer awareness events and served as an Evergreen Rodeo Queen judge and Honorary Rodeo Queen of the “Bill Pickett National Invitational Rodeo” to benefit scholarship programs.

You can email Shaul at Shaul.Turner@KDVR.com

Recent Articles
  • UPS resolves claim of Aurora woman charged more than $1,000 after package delivery

    AURORA, Colo. — Following a FOX31 Problem Solvers investigation, UPS said it will resolve a claim from an Aurora woman who said she was charged more than $1,000 in additional fees after her package was delivered. Beverly Hanstrom said Travis Nielsen, the UPS regional director for Colorado facilities, called her Thursday morning. “[UPS] will be contacting the collections agency to cease and desist any further action and will write off the charges,” Hanstrom said in an email. Hanstrom is also requesting […]

  • Denver-area couple raise red flag after contractor’s shoddy work costs thousands

    DENVER — Theresa and Mike Martinez dreamed of a completely paved area instead of a backyard that would have to be mowed. They hired a contractor to do the job for $17,000, but ended up with a mess. “It is devastating it makes me so upset,” Theresa Martinez said. There were cracks in big slabs that the couple said appeared a week after the job was done as well as crooked stairs and concrete splattered all over the walls of […]

  • Aurora woman receives $1,000 bill after UPS package is delivered

    AURORA, Colo. — Aurora business owner Beverly Hanstrom never imagined that sending an awning to her parents in California could cause such an ordeal. She told the FOX31 Problem Solvers that she took the awning to the UPS freight facility on 56th Avenue in Commerce City. The awning was weighed and measured, and she received a quote for $360. She then paid the bill and got a receipt. Approximately two months later, Hanstrom received a bill for $1,477 in additional […]

  • More controversy over push for red flag laws

    DENVER — Gun violence involving those with mental health issues sits at the center of the debate over what can be done to keep it from happening. Former lawmaker Andrew Romanoff, now CEO of Mental Health Colorado is fighting to keep guns out of the hands of those struggling with mental health issues and to make sure they receive the treatment they need. Romanoff said a red flag bill, named in honor of fallen Douglas County sheriff’s deputy Zackari Parrish, […]

  • NAACP calls for city of Aurora to fight officer’s return to job

    AURORA, Colo. —  Aurora Police Department officer Charles DeShazer was caught on body camera clearly saying, “we have all the Alabama porch monkeys contained” in reference to a group of African-Americans standing at the scene of a crime. The remarks led police chief Nick Metz to fire DeShazer, only to have his decision reversed by the Civil Service Commission. Aurora Mayor Bob LeGare issued a statement on Thursday in response to the decision: “I remain extremely disappointed in this decision, which feels […]

  • Using Venmo payment app the wrong way might put users at risk

    DENVER — Brian Schmitz was anxious to get rid of his old Nintendo game console, so he put it on Craigslist and was excited to get a $249 offer. The buyer, who called himself “Rober Anthony,” told Schmitz he’d pay with the popular smartphone app Venmo, which allows users to quickly make direct payments to people also using the app. Schmitz says he thought, “If the money goes through, it goes through, right?” After making the payment, the man showed […]

  • Teen killed on Colfax was community hero loved by students at East HS

    DENVER — A somber 4th of July for one Denver family as they mourn the loss of 17-year-old Reese Grant-Cobb. The teen was killed on Sunday, July 1 at the corner of Colfax and Pearl after he was approached by two men just after 11 p.m. Police are searching for several suspects who were seen heading west down Colfax after the attack. Reese’s mother Beverly Grant tells FOX31 her son was “compassionate, he was loving, he was kind.” She says he was unconditional […]

  • Illegal fireworks carry big fine and jail time

    DENVER — We have fire in the mountains and heat in the city as the 4th of July approaches. Firefighters are sending out a warning about illegal fireworks, campfires and grills after 18 citations issued between June 22 and July 2 related to illegal possession and sales. Fireworks and open burning are illegal in the City and County of Denver and in most areas  across Colorado. Captain Greg Pixley of the Denver Fire Department tells the FOX31 Problem Solvers this […]

  • ‘Ready, Fit, Go’ meal service closes, leaving customers empty-handed

    A popular metro business that specializes in healthy meals is now shut down by the state for unpaid taxes, and that’s leaving customers empty handed. Customers who ordered food from the Ready, Fit, Go service are now without the meals they paid for and waiting for an explanation from the company as to how they will be taken care of. FOX31 was at the Northfield Stapleton store when surprised customers discovered the business was closed. Over the past months, customers […]

  • Hail damage affecting some rental car reservations

    DENVER — Thousands of travelers are hitting the airports and the highways before and after the 4th of July holiday. More than 250,000 are expected to venture through Denver International Airport and many will be renting cars. Recent hail storms are causing problems, leaving extensive hail damage which could affect some with reservations. FOX31 called Enterprise Rent-a-Car and learned the company has a plan in place indicated by a recording that says, “Availability at our location has been impacted by […]

  • Disabled residents look forward to elevator repairs in high-rise

    DENVER — Colorado’s extreme weather is causing some problems with apartment buildings across the metro area from air conditioning to elevators. The FOX31 Problem Solvers were called to the Connole Apartments in Denver by disabled residents who wanted information about how long they would have to cope with malfunctioning elevators. One man who resides in the 12-story high-rise says, “In this wheelchair if I don’t have access to an elevator how am I supposed to get downstairs?” A woman who […]

  • Know the signs of heat-related illness

    DENVER — Searing heat falls over the metro area with triple digits in the FOX31 Pinpoint Weather forecast. The high temperatures can be deadly and we’re getting reports of air conditioning units breaking down in some apartment buildings. Doctors say this is the time to check on elderly neighbors, keep a close eye on kids and watch out for pets. Temperatures in cars, on pavement and inside homes can hover at more than 90 degrees without air conditioning or a […]