Drew Marine

Drew Marine


Drew Marine joined KPLC in June 2018 as a reporter. She is from southern California and went to Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication in Phoenix. Drew graduated from ASU with a degree in Journalism and Mass Communication and a minor in film and media studies.

During her time at the Walter Cronkite school, she was an education and government reporter for the school’s daily broadcast, Cronkite News, which aired on Arizona PBS.

When she isn’t reporting, Drew loves watching movies and learning new recipes to cook.

She’s excited to explore Louisiana and report on stories around Lake Charles.


  • Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication

Recent Articles by Drew

  Remembering Jaylyn Citizen nearly two years after his death

’Pick It Up Calcasieu’: CPPJ announces new initiative to combat litter

Remembering 2007’s Hurricane Humberto

  Oakdale parents concerned over health survey

  CPSB approves new consequences for students caught vaping at school

  How Louisiana nursing homes should prepare for hurricanes and other emergencies

Lake Charles City Council approves Shell Beach Drive home to become bed and breakfast

Welsh Police Department hosting 12th annual ‘Hunter Safety Education Program’

  Westlake residents call for traffic light to be installed at Westwood Road intersection

Bayou Rum given industrial tax exemption

  Listen and Learn series aims to create solutions to challenges African Americans face

  Louisiana Secretary of State explains election security measures

Louisiana senators discuss trade war with China

  CPPJ votes to move downtown Lake Charles voting precinct

  SPECIAL REPORT: Louisiana is sinking, but what does that mean for the Lake Area?

Louisiana Department of Health educates public about opioid epidemic

Authorities investigating another ATM theft in SWLA

Louisiana safest state for kids to go online, according to study

  Calcasieu Parish School Board votes to research checkbook initiative

  New Louisiana law aims to prevent suicide in schools across state

Lake Charles Fire Department receives new fire protection ratings

  Lake Charles City Council takes final action to move forward with Port Wonder

  Calcasieu Parish School Board members split on ‘Louisiana Checkbook’ initiative

‘The Pelican State Goes to War’ exhibit now open at Historic City Hall downtown

  Certified teachers at some Lake Area charter schools to receive $5,000 raise

  Recent study says retiring to Lake Charles could shorten life expectancy

  Proposed sales tax on November ballot could fund upper elementary school, other projects

  Third Annual KPLC Back to School Drive today

  Mercury release in DeQuincy hospitalizes three kids, according to EPA report

  Port Arthur LNG proposes 252-mile pipeline