Feb 27, 2014 11:14 AM
Adam Atchison has anchored southern Colorado's #1 rated morning news program at KOAA-TV since June 2007.
Atchison brings 10 years of experience in broadcast journalism to KOAA 5. Since arriving, he's been awarded with two of four career regional Edward R. Murrow awards from the Radio and Television News Directors Association, including honors for
writing and feature reporting.
An emmy-nominated journalist, Atchison also spent four years in Boise, Idaho, at KTVB-TV as a reporter and anchor covering state politics and news throughout the Northwest. Because of his experience in the state capitol, he's been called upon to
moderate debates and panel discussions during nearly every key election year since 2003. Atchison also frequently emcees and speaks at events throughout southern Colorado.
A graduate of Colorado State University, Atchison has a B.A. in Technical Journalism and a minor in Political Science.