Lourdes Duarte (WGN) Bio-Wiki, Age, Height, Husband, Wedding, Baby, Salary, Net Worth

Lourdes Duarte
Lourdes Duarte

Lourdes Duarte Biography and Wiki

Lourdes Duarte is an American journalist and news personality currently serving as an investigative reporter for WGN-TV, Channel 9, which is an independent television station licensed to Chicago, Illinois. She co-anchors WGN Evening News at 4 pm. The anchorwoman joined WGN in September 2007 as a general assignment reporter for the WGN Midday News, WGN Evening News, and WGN News at Nine.

Lourdes Duarte Age and Birthday

Lourdes was born on December 14, 1976, in Chicago, Illinois, United States. She is 45 years old as of 2022. Her birth sign is Sagittarius. She turns 46 years old on December 14, 2022.

Lourdes Duarte Height

She stands at a height of 5 feet 4 inches (Approx. 1.6 meters) tall.

Lourdes Duarte Education

The news reporter attended and graduated from a local high school in her hometown. From there she joined DePaul University, a private, Catholic research university in Chicago.

She later graduated from the institute with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication. More details regarding her academic credentials will be updated soon when established.

Lourdes Duarte Family, Parents, Siblings

Attempts to establish her parents’ identities were in vain since no information about them is available to the public. It’s therefore not clear if she has any siblings. Further details regarding her family background will be updated soon when disclosed.

Lourdes Duarte Husband, Is She Married?

In regards to her marital entanglements, the famed news anchor is happily married to her loving husband, Matt McGrath. Her spouse is an American publicist serving as the press secretary of Chicago Mayor, Rahm Emanuel.

After dating for a while the duo became engaged in February 2019. They later exchanged their wedding vows in a blissful wedding ceremony attended by family members and close friends.

Lourdes Duarte
Lourdes Duarte with her husband photo

Lourdes Duarte Baby

The couple is proud parents of their beautiful girl named Maddie. She was born in August 2019.

Lourdes Duarte Salary

According to WGN estimates, she receives an average annual salary ranging from $31,300 to $92,500. Her contract with the exact figures is yet to be released.

Lourdes Duarte Net Worth

The news personality has an estimated net worth ranging from $500,000 to $1 million as of 2022. This amount is from her extensive career as a journalist among other investments.

Lourdes Duarte WGN News

WGN-TV, virtual channel 9, is an independent television station licensed to Chicago, Illinois, United States. Owned by Irving, Texas-based Nexstar Media Group, it is sister to the company’s sole radio property, news/talk/sports station WGN.

She joined WGN in September 2007 as a general assignment reporter for the WGN Midday News, WGN Evening News, and WGN News at Nine. Duarte currently co-anchors WGN Evening News at 4 pm.

Before joining WGN, she previously worked for three years as a reporter and fill-in anchor for WJBK-TV, the Fox affiliate in Detroit, Michigan. She also served at WXIN-TV in Indianapolis where she launched and hosted a public affairs program, “Hoy en Dia.”

She also anchored daily news cut-ins in Spanish for radio station WEDJ-FM. In Addition, she has won four Chicago / Midwest Emmy Awards for general assignment and investigative reporting.

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