Emily Scarlett

Emily Scarlett joined WIS-TV as a weekend anchor/reporter in May 2017. She is originally from Southfield, MI and a graduate of the University of Michigan.  Emily is an award-winning journalist after her coverage on one of the pioneers in the fight against HIV/AIDS in the Quad Cities area. Her career in news broadcasting began as a morning announcer for her elementary school. Her journey to the news desk continued in middle school when she was selected as a student columnist for her city’s newspaper. Previously, Emily has worked as an anchor for KFBB in Great Falls, Montana and a morning anchor for WHBF in the Quad Cities. After testing out the Northwest and getting back to the Midwest for some time, she is excited to try out the South for a change.   Emily enjoys exploring new places and especially trying out new food. She is open to suggestions as she gets to know more about the Columbia area. Feel free to reach out with news tips, or just to say “hello”: escarlett@wistv.com. Facebook: Emily Scarlett WIS TV Twitter: @ScarlettWISTV

Recent Articles by Emily

  A city tradition: Holiday ICE Skate Party

Elgin students join PD for Toy Roundup helping dozens of families for the holiday

Families Helping Families on track to donate gifts to highest number of families yet

SC man discovers 50-year-old watch worth nearly $40K, donates it to the Salvation Army

Attempted traffic stop ends in crash at W.A. Perry Middle School

Dutch Fork High School students say new state website makes applying to college much easier

6th annual Bojangles Bash comes to a close Friday

’Sticking it out’ in cold temps could be deadly, officials warn as Inclement Weather Center opens for the weekend

Officials urge South Carolinians to get vaccines as flu season is underway, takes lives of 6 already this year

RCSD Sheriff Leon Lott will now lead SC State Guard

Former SC Rep. Jim Harrison avoids prison sentence for now

Drivers fear high gas prices at some Midlands gas stations

Tri-County Electric Co-Op customers will vote on new board Saturday

Dive into the holiday season at the 33rd annual Vista Lights

Equine Therapy hard to find, vets happy to have it in the Midlands

Midlands residents say they fear mass shootings could become the new normal

Midlands vet will walk in NYC Veterans Day Parade after losing arm in explosion

Summit leader says youth can focus on the future if they didn’t have to worry about food

Vets say drastic change in care one year after discontinued Dorn VA program

Family buys 46 pounds of candy for Halloween in Elmwood Park