An award-winning news broadcaster with more than 25 years of professional experience, Julie Chapman has been the morning anchor for the Spectrum News Capital Region team for the past 17 years. Prior to this, Julie worked as a reporter and anchor at various news stations from Binghamton to Baltimore.

Dedicated to giving back to her community, Julie is passionately involved with humane societies throughout the region. She explained a story she covered about a dog that was tragically thrown from a car, breaking several bones. While this was a tough story to cover, Julie recalls how amazing it was to see the community rally together to donate and nurse the dog back to health, eventually making a full recovery and finding it’s forever home.

Born and raised in upstate New York, Julie is now happy to be able to raise her two children surrounded by her childhood friends and family. In her spare time, Julie and her husband are usually planning out their next trip around the world, researching how they can clean up the earth so that their kids can grow up in a safe and happy environment.

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