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Nichole Berlie

Nichole Berlie

Nichole Berlie anchors Today in St. Louis every weekday morning from 5-7 a.m.

Originally from Lincoln, Nebraska, Nichole earned a bachelor's degree in broadcasting from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (Go Huskers!), with minors in mathematics, Spanish and English. She also earned a master's degree in broadcast journalism from the Newhouse School of Journalism at Syracuse University (Go Orange!) in New York.

Nichole is no stranger to early mornings! She spent 5 years as a morning anchor at KETV in Omaha, Nebraska. She also spent time as a reporter in Omaha and Evansville, Indiana.

People often ask Nichole how she can stay so energized so early in the morning -- she attributes her cheerfulness to large amounts of caffeine and a small amount of "crazy!"

In her spare time she enjoys exploring the St. Louis area, working out, reading, spending time with friends and family, and taking orders from the ruler of her house -- her cat, Maddie.

Nichole loves to hear comments and story ideas from viewers, you can find her on Twitter and Facebook.

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Stories by Nichole Berlie

Tracing her roots back to an STL legend

Singer Evelynn LaVerne Johnson has always heard talk she was related to St. Louis jazz legend Daddy Buggs Roberts, a bandleader in the 1930s and '40s.

Cuban cigars & Arcade building progress

It's Friday, which means it's time for St. Louis Business Journal headlines.

New all-girls school focuses on STEM

In just a few months, the halls of an old St. Louis school building will once again ring with the sound of children's voices. Hawthorn Leadership School for Girls is set to open this fall at the corner of North Kingshighway & Cote Brilliante.

Dellwood businesses getting help and the measles effect

It's Friday, and that means it's time for St. Louis Business Journal headlines.

Born to Read: Bringing books to newborns & parents

We all know reading is fundamental, and it's never too early to learn, so a new St Louis County library program is taking that message right to the delivery room.

Billikens, books, and basketball draws 1,300 kids to SLU

SLU women beat St. Joseph's on Education Day

Nick Cannon talks about local 'AGT' auditions

You will probably recognize him from NBC's hit show "America's Got Talent."

Losing the baby weight

Our KSDK family grew by three toward the end of 2014, and all are bouncing baby boys!

Athlete, adventurer & survivor

Judy Frank is packed up and ready for the adventure of a lifetime. The 58-year-old St Louis nurse is a breast cancer survivor, and she's working on getting her strength back both emotionally and physically.

Local pumpkin goodies – Kaldi's

NewsChannel 5's Nichole Berlie is still checking out local pumpkin-flavored treats, and viewer Amy Pennington recommended she head down to Kaldi's Coffee and check out the Baked Maple Pumpkin Latte, which will go down great on a crisp morning.