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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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What Led Asylum-Seekers From Cameroon To Tijuana?

July 18
By Jade Hindmon

Last week, a group of about 50 asylum seekers from Cameroon protested the immigration process in Tijuana. They say they have been waiting a month or more to request asylum and are running out of money.

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San Diegans React To President Trump's Racist Remarks

July 16
By Jade Hindmon, Marissa Cabrera

The Democratic members of San Diego's congressional delegation have condemned President Trump's racist remarks against four congresswomen of color.

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Former La Mesa Pastor Sues DHS Over Border Surveillance Program

July 15
By Jade Hindmon, Marissa Cabrera

Pastor Kaji Dousa, who used to preach at the La Mesa United Church of Christ, accuses the Department of Homeland Security of targeting her and violating her First Amendment rights.

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San Diego's Top Weekend Arts Events: Broadway Stars, A Pop Princess And Pride

July 12
By Jade Hindmon, Nina Garin

This weekend brings major star power to San Diego — from teen pop royalty to a Marvel hero singing Broadway show tunes. Plus Pride highlights and a look at "Miss Saigon."

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Should California Increase Electric Car Rebates?

July 11
By Jade Hindmon, Marissa Cabrera

California Assemblyman Phil Ting of San Francisco introduced a bill this week that could triple rebates for electric car buyers.

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State Senator Holly Mitchell Talks About New Law To End Hair Discrimination

July 8
By Jade Hindmon

California ends race-based hair discrimination with the CROWN Act which stands for, "Create a Respectful and Open Workplace for Natural Hair."

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Imperial Beach's Wildcoast Honored For Efforts To Combat Climate Change

July 2
By Jade Hindmon, Marissa Cabrera

Wildcoast was one of 10 recipients of the 2019 Keeling Curve Prize which provides $250,000 to projects that reduce greenhouse gas emissions or increase carbon uptake.

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San Diego's Top Weekend Arts Events: Shifting Perspectives

June 28
By Jade Hindmon, Nina Garin

This weekend is all about shifting your perspective, whether it’s a new look at the world of Harry Potter, baseball songs interpreted by the symphony, or a modern way of looking at grand European art.

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KPBS' 'Historic Places' Explores First People Of The Kumeyaay Nation

June 27
By Jade Hindmon

The KPBS series "Historic Places with Elsa Sevilla" talks about the history of the First People of the Kumeyaay Nation and San Diego.

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Retired Astronaut Charles Bolden Jr. Talks About America's Space Exploration

June 25
By Jade Hindmon

To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the moon landing a new film series called "Summer of Space" is coming to KPBS television to tell the story of the race to outer space and all of the research that has come from that exploration.

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