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Jade Hindmon

KPBS Midday Edition Co-Host

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Jade Hindmon is KPBS Midday Edition co-host. Prior to making San Diego home, Jade worked in markets across the Southeast and Midwest, building a network of sources to tell the stories of people in each community. She worked as a multimedia journalist and anchor at WRTV in Indianapolis. While there, she launched “The Weekend Edition of Good Morning Indiana” and generated breaking news content for both broadcast and digital platforms.

Prior to Indianapolis, she was an anchor and multimedia journalist at FOX Carolina in Greenville, SC. As part of that Emmy Award winning team, she covered elections, landed exclusive interviews, and interviewed presidential candidates. Jade also had the opportunity to cover international news and was able to travel to South Africa during the 2010 World Cup.

Jade is a three-time Emmy nominee, a National Association of Black Journalists Salute to Excellence Finalist, and the recipient of a South Carolina Associated Press Award.

She is a proud graduate of Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University.

Recent Stories by Jade Hindmon

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It's Census Day. What Happens Now?

April 1
By Jade Hindmon, Pat Finn

Wednesday may officially be Census Day in the United States, but the Census has actually been in progress since January when the count began in remote regions of Alaska. What are the challenges involved in counting every person living in the U.S., and what is the process in San Diego?

KPBS Midday Edition hosts a call-in show on the...

Coping In The Age Of Coronavirus: Experts Share Advice On Adjusting To A New Reality

March 20
By Jade Hindmon, John Carroll, Maureen Cavanaugh

Coronavirus is affecting all of us and it can get overwhelming. We hear from experts with advice on how to cope, maybe even find some silver linings in this time of crisis.

County officials from the Regional Task Force o...

Regional Officials Use Lessons From Hepatitis A Outbreak To Respond To Coronavirus Pandemic

March 19
By Jade Hindmon

Officials say the homeless population is especially vulnerable to the coronavirus outbreak so they are working to provide resources to prevent wide spread among the population.

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Students Still Must Learn, San Diego Unified Moving To Remote Instruction

March 19
By Jade Hindmon, John Carroll

The school year for students in the San Diego Unified School District will continue on, just without any students in the classroom. The district is ramping up remote instruction for its teachers and more than 100,000 students.

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Workforce Partnership Discusses Financial Help For Those Impacted By Coronavirus

March 19
By Brooke Ruth, Jade Hindmon

The San Diego Workforce Partnership provides people with employment assistance and information on state benefits.

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San Diego Nurse Talks About Safety Equipment Shortages, Stress On Health Workers

March 18
By Jade Hindmon, John Carroll

Being a nurse is a stressful job in the best of times. But the profession of nursing is even more difficult in the age of coronavirus. A local nurse talks about how they're coping and how the general public can help.

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San Diego Therapist On Staying Calm During Coronavirus Pandemic

March 17
By Brooke Ruth, Jade Hindmon

David Peters, a marriage and family therapist who has a practice in San Diego, joined Midday Edition on Tuesday with advice on how to stay calm during these uncertain times.

Musician, comic and Navy veteran Allison Gill i...

'Incoming' Military Podcast Launches New Season

March 10
By Jade Hindmon, Marissa Cabrera

The new season features five outspoken members of the veteran community including comedians, authors and satirists.

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San Diego Region Gets Mixed Grades On Climate

March 10
By Jade Hindmon, John Carroll

The San Diego non-profit Climate Action Campaign is out with their annual report card. It finds bright spots in the San Diego region, but also some big challenges ahead.

A portrait of Oakland musician Fantastic Negrit...

San Diego Musicians: NPR's Tiny Desk Contest Seeking Entries

March 9
By Jade Hindmon

NPR Music's Tiny Desk contest is looking for the next great undiscovered musician. The contest submission period ends March 30.

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