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Tim Calahan

Posted at 12:55 PM, Nov 21, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-21 15:55:28-05

Tim Calahan is an anchor for 23ABC News at 5 p.m., 6 p.m. and 11 p.m.

Email: tim@kero.com

Twitter: https://twitter.com/TimCalahan23ABC

Facebook: Facebook.com/TimCalahan23ABC

Birthplace: Vancouver BC Canada

Education: Bellevue College, Bellevue, WA

Current Position/Job Duties: Evening Anchor/MMJ

Previous Work Experience: KGET-TV 17, Mission at Kern County

Joined 23ABCnews: August 2013

Most Memorable Stories: While at KGET, wounded warrior story with Evan Morgan. Lighthouse at the Central Coast, Bakersfield woman told to license her stuffed animal.

Awards/Honors: 2009 Kern Press Club Award for serious feature story

News Philosophy: To provide the highest quality journalism while continuing to serve the community

Role Models: Dan Lewis, Kathi Goertzen, KOMO-TV Seattle, WA, Dennis Bounds, Jean Enerson, Eric Wilkenson, KING 5 TV Seattle, WA

Favorite Sports Teams: Mariners, Seahawks!

Favorite Music: John Mayer!

Favorite Movies: Life as a House, Forrest Gump, Back to the Future

Favorite Programs: Seinfeld, cops and anything news

Favorite Books: Tom Brokaw - Greatest Generation

Hobbies/Interests: Cooking, ice hockey, symphony, biking, working out

Hidden Talent: Classical violinist - played with Seattle Youth Symphony, Jazz vocalist in high school

Pets: Cat, and getting a new dog

Something Most People don't know about me: I’m married to the most amazing woman, now you know!

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