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Gabby Gonzalez joined WXIN/WTTV in December 2014 as a morning show reporter. While she is new to Indianapolis, Gabby is no stranger to Indiana. She spent nearly four years working at WNDU-TV in South Bend as weekend anchor and reporter.

Gabby covered a wide range of stories in Northwest Indiana. She spent weeks researching synthetic drug sales and exposed how drug dealers were attempting to smuggle these substances into the country. Gabby also spent many Saturdays at Notre Dame Stadium covering the Fighting Irish football team. She traveled to her hometown of Miami, Florida to cover the team’s trip to the National Championship in 2013. As a nightside reporter in South Bend, Gabby covered many breaking news stories including several high-profile murder investigations.

Before moving to South Bend, Gabby worked at WIBW-TV in Topeka, Kansas. She split her time between reporting and producing the top-rated 6 and 10 p.m. newscasts.

Gabby also had the chance to cover stories in her hometown while interning for the Miami Herald’s video department. At the Herald, she worked on the video team that added live-streaming to major Miami stories. She closely covered the Miami Heat’s roster update, which included Lebron James and Chris Bosh. She conducted a one-on-one interview with Dwyane Wade in the days following the “decision.”

Gabby graduated from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism in Evanston, Illinois. She served as the news director for the award-winning Northwestern News Network. Gabby co-founded and anchored the university’s first complete Spanish newscast. She was also part of NAHJ and Delta Delta Delta.

When she’s not reporting, Gabby loves to try new restaurants and recipes. Feel free to email her any suggestions!

Hair styled by Pure Concepts Salon

Recent Articles
  • Young Kokomo kids learning work and life skills through free program

    KOKOMO, Ind. – A new program in Kokomo is teaching kids as young as four years old work and life skills on a weekly basis. Every Tuesday evening, children head to the Trinity United Methodist Church for “Mini Up.” The sessions are focused on helping kids improve themselves and leaders reward them for their efforts. A simple room upstairs at the church provides a safe haven for the kids. “They don’t have really anywhere else to go so they look […]

  • State union pushing for teacher raises during upcoming session

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – As lawmakers prepare to return to the Statehouse, there is a focus on what will be done to keep strong teachers in Indiana classrooms. While the state teachers union is pushing for raises in 2019, it is unclear whether the governor will support action on this right away. Governor Eric Holcomb outlined his legislative priorities last week. His list includes increasing K-12 funding, but there is no specific mention of teacher compensation. On Monday morning, the Indiana […]

  • Icy mess on Raceway Road causes several crashes Wednesday morning

    HENDRICKS COUNTY, Ind. — The cold temperatures Wednesday morning caused an icy mess along a stretch of road on the Hendricks County-Marion County line. Emergency crews responded to several crashes in the area and said there was about a quarter inch of ice on the street. People who live along Raceway Road, between 10th Street and 136, said they noticed several wrecks this morning. “When my husband left he called and said it was super icy, couldn’t stop,” said Jessice […]

  • IPS board must soon select interim superintendent ahead of Ferebee’s departure

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – As the leader of Indianapolis Public Schools prepares to move to Washington D.C. for a new job, the board of commissioners must begin the process of selecting an interim superintendent. On Monday, the mayor of Washington D.C. announced Lewis Ferebee was chosen to lead the school district beginning January 31. Ferebee has been superintendent of IPS since 2013. ” I am very proud that we have significantly advanced opportunities for students, particularly students in poverty,” Ferebee said […]

  • Kokomo boy facing health struggles receives thousands of police patches

    KOKOMO, Ind. – Officers from around the country have stepped up to make a Kokomo boy’s goal a reality. Departments heard about Jeremiah Derks’ desire to collect police patches as he receives treatment for a rare form of cancer. Since October, Jeremiah has received thousands of those patches, along with regular visits from cops. On Tuesday, Jeremiah went through the largest delivery he has gotten so far. A box was sent all the way from Miami Dade, Florida. Dispatchers and […]

  • Fire officials warn about using heat lamps during cold weather

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. –  As the temperatures drop, fire officials are reminding people to be careful when using different tools to heat their homes. The warning comes less than a week after a Muncie man died in a fire caused by a heat lamp. Wayne Township Fire Captain Michael Pruitt said he has seen the damage a heat lamp can cause. Each year, the department responds to fires involving the powerful bulbs. Pruitt demonstrated that it takes under five minutes for […]

  • DCS case manager resignations in Indiana on track to be lower this year than 2017

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Newly released information from the Indiana Department of Child Services reveals the agency may be making some headway when it comes to retaining family case managers. High turnover among case managers has been a concern for years in Indiana. Records obtained by CBS4 show the number of resignations for 2018 are on track to be lower than they were in 2017. Here are how the numbers break down: In 2016, there were 546 family case managers who […]

  • IndyGo testing new electric buses for Red Line

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Work is underway on the IndyGo Red Line, which is a multi-million dollar project that hopes to bring rapid transit to Indianapolis. On Monday, IndyGo showed off the first of its new electric buses that will make up the fleet for dedicated bus lanes. The 60-foot long bus was delivered in September and IndyGo has been testing it since then. The electric vehicles are expected to travel 275 miles per charge and cost $1.2 million each. Rides […]

  • Indianapolis teachers seeking answers after union president is accused of mishandling over $100K

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Indianapolis teachers are eager to get answers after their union president was accused of mishandling more than $100,000, including money from member dues. On Wednesday, teachers had the chance to talk to state and the local union officials face to face in the wake of the allegations. There were two opportunities for discussions throughout the afternoon at two separate locations. This comes days after the now former president of the Indianapolis Education Association faced allegations that she […]

  • Study sheds light on obstacles foster children face as they age out of system

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – A study released Tuesday sheds light on the struggles Indiana’s foster children face as they get older. The numbers reveal the impact moving around throughout the formative years can have on foster youth’s long-term success and the additional support that may be required for them. The comprehensive data delves into the experiences of teens who are close to aging out of the child welfare system. According to the findings, individuals who spend years in foster care tend […]