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Ebone Monet

KPBS Evening Edition Anchor

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Ebone Monet is an Associated Press Award-winning journalist. She is a San Diego native who graduated from UCLA with a degree in Mass Communications. Ebone is veteran journalist who comes to KPBS from RTV6 in Indianapolis, Indiana. There she covered major international events such as the Indy 500 and Super Bowl XLVI. She also reported extensively on the Circle City's rising murder rate. Ebone Monet was on the ground reporting as hundreds of people evacuated the Richmond Hill subdivision following a deadly home explosion.

Prior to her work in Indianapolis Ebone was a reporter for KTHV in Little Rock, Arkansas. Some of the major stories she covered included devastating natural disasters, search-and-rescue effort following the 2010 flash floods that killed 20 people in the Ouachita National Forest. In addition Ebone reported on the 2008 Super Tuesday tornado outbreak and recovery efforts.

Ebone says she brings curiosity and compassion to all of her reports.

Recent Stories by Ebone Monet

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Vintage Workouts Make A Comeback In 2019

Jan. 16
By Ebone Monet

Despite the abundance of technology apps designed to help people get fit, some more traditional exercises are still topping the fitness list.

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Business Report: More Families Are Priced Out Of Disneyland

Jan. 11
By Ebone Monet

The ever-popular theme park's single-day ticket exceeds $100.

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Native American Clinics May Limit Services Due to Government Shutdown

Jan. 11
By Ebone Monet and Anica Colbert

One clinic that provides health care for San Diego's Native Americans says it fears it may have to limit services due to the partial government shutdown.

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Women's March San Diego Enters Third Year With New Focus

Jan. 10
By Ebone Monet and Anica Colbert

After focusing on the #MeToo movement and voter engagement, this year's leaders of the San Diego Women's March say they're advocating for social change and are against the proposed changes to Title IX.

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Gov. Newsom Previews Policy Priorities In Inaugural Speech

Jan. 7
By Ebone Monet and Anica Colbert

Capital Public Radio’s Capitol bureau chief talks about highlights from Gov. Newsom’s inaugural speech and what he’ll miss about Gov. Jerry Brown.

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Business Report: Apple Upgrades Troubles

Jan. 4
By Ebone Monet

The stock market responds to Apples announcement of lower than expected quarterly sales

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San Diego Humane Society Praises 'Puppy Mills' Ban

Jan. 3
By Ebone Monet and Anica Colbert

San Diego Humane Society said the Pet Rescue and Adoption Act takes "puppy mills completely out of the picture."

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Chef Bernard Shares Recipes For Ideal Holiday Meal

Dec. 20, 2018
By Ebone Monet

Holiday food preparation tips from the executive chef of San Diego's The Marine Room in La Jolla.

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Business Report: San Diego Sees Rosy Apple Outlook

Dec. 14, 2018
By Ebone Monet, Kris Vera-Phillips

Apple expands to San Diego, holiday shoppers search for discounts and women lead the charge at the box office.

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San Diego Solar Company Shines Light On Job Opportunities

Dec. 13, 2018
By Ebone Monet and Anica Colbert

African-American community leaders team up with nonprofit solar companies to help communities affected by pollution.

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