Meet Nicole Koglin, the woman known to bring the latest news and stories from Milwaukee and beyond. She is a journalist and anchor with a flair for finding the most interesting and relevant topics for her viewers. She currently works for CBS58, where she oversees station projects and partnerships, and also appears regularly on Channel 58 newscasts. Before joining CBS58 in August 2021, she was a familiar face on FOX 6 for 15 years, where she co-hosted the morning talk show Real Milwaukee and WakeUp. Nicole is not only a professional powerhouse but also a devoted family woman. She is happily married to Jason Kutter, her former colleague at FOX 6, and they have two adorable daughters, Emma and Paige. They also have two furry friends, a cat named Mo and a dog named Molly, who keep them company at home. Nicole loves her home state of Wisconsin and enjoys traveling, exploring new places, and spending quality time with her loved ones.
Nicole was born on the 20th of February 1979 in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin, USA. Coming from humble beginnings, Nicole spent much of her early days in Menomonee Falls. After finishing her early years of school, Nicole joined the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Enrolled in journalism school, Nicole graduated in 2001 with a Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism. During her college years, Nicole did various odd jobs including waiting tables, bartending, and others.
Fresh out of college, Nicole began working at a local station in Idaho. She moved to Idaho Falls and started working as a news reporter. After a few years at the station, Nicole moved out to Springfield, Missouri, and worked on a similar post. Nicole’s big break came in September of 2004 when she joined Fox 6. As Fox6 was associated with the Fox network, this opened new doors for Nicole. She began her work in the morning newscast on Fox 6 Wake Up News and was given the part of traffic updates. Things got better and better for Nicole and she was promoted to a weekend anchor for the show.
Recognized for her incredible work and passion for the job, Nicole was later promoted to the co-anchor of the morning show, Real Milwaukee. Her time at the radio station saw her collaborate with talented journalists including Angelica Duria, Kim Murphy and Rob Haswell.
After working as an anchor on FOX 6’s WakeUp and Real Milwaukee shows, in March 2020, Nicole announced that she was leaving FOX 6 and TV news altogether. She said that it was a difficult decision, but she wanted to spend more time with her family and start a new professional chapter. She did not reveal what her next career move would be, but she said she was job hunting and asked her fans to stay tuned. She stayed on air until July 2020 and then bid farewell to her colleagues and viewers.
After Fox 6 & Current Endeavors
Nicole may have chosen to keep a low profile and avoid the spotlight after leaving FOX 6, but she is still working in the media industry and contributing to the local news scene. She joined CBS 58 in the summer of 2021 as director of strategic initiatives. She was thrilled to join her new job and went on to say;
“I am so thrilled to join the CBS 58 team! The station is headed in an excellent direction, carving out a real identity in this community that I care so much about. What an amazing opportunity to be part of the growing process!”
As a part of her role, she oversees station projects and partnerships and makes regular appearances on CBS 58 newscasts.
Social Media Presence
Nicole Koglin has a social media presence on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram. She has a Facebook page with over 52,000 followers, where she posts about her work, family, and hobbies. She also has a Twitter account with over 11,000 followers, where she shares updates and photos from her CBS 58 Hometowns project, which explores different communities in Wisconsin. She also interacts with her fans and colleagues on both platforms.
Nicole has an estimated net worth of over $1 million as of 2023. Her salary is not revealed, but she reportedly earned up to $120,000 per year from the Fox News Network. Her main source of income is her journalism career, but she may also have other investments or businesses.
Nicole Koglin has naturally brown hair which she likes to dye blonde or golden. The journalist has a slim figure, a fair complexion, and brown eyes. She dresses in casual and professional outfits that suit her personality and the occasion. She often wears solid colors and patterns, such as dresses, skirts, blouses, and jackets. She also keeps her accessories and makeup minimal, giving her a natural and elegant look.
Marriage & Kids
Nicole Koglin is married to Jason Kutter, who also works at Fox 6. After dating for six years, the couple eventually exchanged their wedding vows at a ceremony held in October 2010. They have two daughters, Emma born in 2012, and Paige born on 27 October 2015. The family also has two pets, a cat named Mo and a dog named Molly.
Nicole Koglin has not revealed much about her personal life or her relationship with her husband and kids. She is a private person who prefers to keep her family matters away from the public eye. However, she occasionally posts photos of her family on her social media accounts, showing that they are happy and close-knit. She also loves animals and supports the Wisconsin Humane Society.