Jana Shortal Bio-Wiki

Jana Shortal is a seven-time Emmy-winning American journalist working for KARE channel 11 in Mpls/St. Paul, as a weeknight “Breaking News anchor at 6:30 and host. She has been part of this network since Nov 2003.

Jana Shortal Age, Birthday

Shortal exact age and birthday are unknown as she has not gone public about it. Nevertheless, it is estimated that she might be around her 40’s.

Jana Shortal Parents, Siblings

Shortal was born and raised to parents in the United States. Her mom is a retired teacher and has five siblings. Meanwhile, information about her upbringing, mom, dad, and siblings hasn’t been publicized. Nonetheless, this section will be updated as soon as reliable data is out.

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Jana Shortal Education

Regarding her education, Jana was a student at the University of Missouri-Columbia where she graduated in 1999 with a BS, in Broadcast Journalism.

Jana Shortal Wife, Children

Shortal is happily married to her Laura Zebuhr though she has not said much about their union. The duo are proud parents of a son named Isaac. When she is not at work, Jana loves watching Zebuhr instill the love of all things wild in their child and weekends catch the three of them enjoying outdoor activities including the sprawling Theodore Wirth Regional Park, which spans 843 acres in Minneapolis, watching the migration of birds overhead and hiking one of their favorite parks, and features a fishing pier and miles of hiking and biking trails.

Jana Shortal Career

Shortal working for KARE channel 11 in Mpls/St. Paul, as a weeknight “Breaking News anchor at 6:30 and host. She has worked as a journalist for KARE 11 News for more than 20 years. In all of those years, Jana has moved from a general assignment reporter to hosting Breaking The News.

Upon graduating, she began her journalism career at WDAF-TV where she worked for a period of three years. Jana also has been honored with seven time Emmy Award. Apart from been a journalist, Shortal has, however, visited countless schools across the North Star state, noting with excitement that almost all now have gay-straight alliances. Among the countless LGBTQ+ experiences to be had in Minnesota, there are now several art-centered queer enclaves around the state, such as Grand Marais and nearby Embarrass.

Jana Shortal Height

Shortal has an estimated height of 5 feet 8 inches equaling 1.75 meters.

Jana Shortal Salary

Shortal has an estimated annual salary ranging from $ 88, 335 to $ 182,655K.

Jana Shortal Net Worth

Shortal has an approximate net worth of $ 1 Million- $ 5 Million. However, her profession as a journalist is her primary source of income.

Jana Shortal KARE-11

Shortal works at KARE-11 with her fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists, such as;

  1. Alexis Rogers
  2. Jamie Kagol
  3. Julie Nelson
  4. Randy Shaver
  5. Belinda Jensen
  6. Reggie Wilson
  7. Alicia Lewis
  8. Jason Hackett
  9. A.J. Lagoe
  10. Will Hall
  11. John Croman
  12. Laura Betker
  13. Morgan Wolfe
  14. Lauren Leamanczyk
  15. Ben Dery
  16. Julia Daniels
  17. John Zeigler

Is Jana Shortal on Instagram, Twitter, or TikTok?

You can follow her via Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook. Jana doesn’t appear to have a public TikTok or Snapchat account.

By Eunice