La Crosse, WI
David LaClair joined the WEAU team in October 2020 as the station's La Crosse bureau reporter. A Michigan native at heart, he is excited to continue his broadcasting career in Western Wisconsin and the La Crosse area!
David received his B.A.A. from Central Michigan University in 2015 in Broadcast & Cinematic Arts, with a minor in Journalism. Throughout his time as student, David participated in CMU's student-run weeknight newscast, News Central 34, first on production staff before moving to the news side as MMJ and business reporter during his senior year. He also interned in the newsroom at WEYI-TV in Flint during Summer 2014.
Prior to joining WEAU, David has most recently worked as Production & Programming Coordinator for Northern Michigan-based community cable TV channel Sunrise Cable Network from 2016 to 2020.
In his spare time, David enjoys being outdoors hiking, fishing or hunting, as well as singing, photography, traveling to new places, watching his Green Bay Packers and spending time with friends and his church family.
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