Emily Trube

Emily Trube KRLD  Emily Trube started a career in broadcast journalism in 2003, after spending eleven years in New York arts scene.

Before coming to north Texas, she covered Austin’s local and state politics for News Radio 590 KLBJ.  She’s appeared on CNN’s Headline News and Court TV.

During the 2009 Fort Hood shootings, she provided live reports for KCBS Radio in San Francisco and for BBC Radio.

Her breaking news reports have been honored twice by the Texas Associated Press Broadcasters, in 2010 for her coverage on KRLD and in 2005 for her live reports on KTBB in Tyler.  She also received a Best Reporter award from TAPB in 2004 while at KTBB.

Emily went to New York from her hometown Tyler, Texas to attend New York University, Tisch School of the Arts.  Her decision to go into broadcast journalism came about because of her experiences following 9-11.

Follow her on Twitter @KRLDEmily

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Festival Features Stories Of Immigrants Looking For New Life In North Texas

This weekend, the Dallas Museum of Art and Oral Fixation will host an evening of personal story telling from immigrants who have made North Texas their home.


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Another Major Company Relocating To Plano

Another major company is in negotiations to set-up shop in North Texas, bringing thousands of potential jobs to the area.


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LBJ Freeway In Dallas Reopens Following Fatality Crash

The westbound lanes of LBJ Freeway were closed Wednesday morning after a pedestrian was hit and killed near Interstate-35 in Dallas.


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Two Suspects Caught After ATM Smash & Grab In Lewisville

Police were called to another ATM smash and grab early Friday morning at a convenience store on I-35E in Lewisville. Now authorities say two people are in custody.


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Concerned Texans Gathering In Austin To Protest Toll Roads

People from across Texas are going to be in Austin today calling on elected officials for toll road reform.


An alleyway in Richardson, Texas - the inspiration for King Of The Hill? (Photo by Emily Trube, 1080 KRLD)

Richardson: King Of The Hill

One of the most recognizable Texas ‘exports’ is the animated TV series King of the Hill.


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OU Alumnus & First African American SAE Member ‘Heartbroken’ By Video

Jonathan Davis, who became the University of Oklahoma SAE chapter’s first African American inductee, speaks with KRLD about the fraternity’s racist video.


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Trube Stories: First Stop – The End Of The World

New York Theater powerhouses Mandy Patinkin, Susan Stroman and Taylor Mac have created a contemporary vaudeville piece which will premiere next week in Richardson. Last night, Patinkin delighted a packed house during a very special “Princess Bride” quote-a-long.



Trube Stories: Kicking The Habit – Triggers

As I continue my fight to quit smoking, I constantly encounter triggers that make me want to smoke. Identifying the triggers is one thing. Finding solutions is another.


Nutmeg (Photo by Emily Trube, KRLD)

Trube Stories: ‘Squirrel Man’ Of Oak Cliff

What do you do when you find an injured wild animal in your yard? One man in Oak Cliff is a trained and licensed caretakers for wild animals of all kinds — including squirrels.


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Trube Stories: Kicking The Habit – Getting Ready

I started the quitting process on January 1st. For the first two weeks, I went eight hours at a stretch, every day, without smoking. I am now at ten-hour-long stretches.


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Trube Stories: Kicking The Habit – Back To The Beginning

I have smoked for more than 20 years. It’s not something I’m proud of, but there it is. Something to be proud of? I’m quitting.