Evrod Cassimy is the morning news anchor for WDIV Local 4 News Today. He can be seen weekdays from 4:30-7am and 12pm.
He was born in Michigan but is originally from the Chicagoland area. Evrod graduated from Columbia College Chicago. He began his TV news career in Grand Junction, Colorado and has covered news in Madison, WI, Orlando, FL, Richmond, VA, and Denver, CO before joining the Local 4 News team.
Evrod is an award winning journalist and six-time Emmy Award nominee. In 2010 he received the Virginia Associated Press Award for "Best Breaking News Coverage."
Throughout his career in TV news, Evrod has covered a variety of major news stories. He has a passion for writing and is not just limited to news. In 2018 he started his own record label and released his debut album featuring 12 tracks that he wrote himself. Appropriately titled, Newzic (News and Music), it is now available on all digital outlets.
On the personal side, Evrod enjoys working out, trying new restaurants and a good cup of coffee (especially in the morning!). When Evrod is not exploring his new home of Detroit and its suburbs, he loves watching TV at home, listening to music, and keeping up with social media. Evrod is married with two young children.