Marcello Cuadra

Marcello Cuadra

Reporter / Anchor

Marcello Cuadra is a member of the KPLC news team in Lake Charles, Louisiana, as a morning anchor and MMJ reporter for KPLC-TV / FOX29. In December 2020, Marcello graduated from the University of Florida having majored in Telecommunication News with a concentration in Business.

Before transferring to UF, Marcello attended Miami Dade College, where he began his passion for journalism. While at MDC, Marcello wrote for the college newspaper, The Reporter, and decided he had found his future career. He transferred to UF in 2019 and joined WUFT News, where he went on to write, edit, and produce his packages to air on television. Marcello was able to showcase his Hispanic heritage while working for Noticias WUFT and participating in Telemundo University, learning how to effectively bring the news to Spanish speaking audiences throughout the area. He also worked for NPR’s radio show “All Things Considered,” broadcasting current events and breaking headlines over WUFT 89.1/90.1 FM.

Born and raised in Miami, Florida, Marcello is excited to start telling the stories of those in Southwest Louisiana. If you have any story tips, feel free to contact him.


Recent Articles by Marcello

  Phillips 66 donates $50,000 to Westlake Fire Department

  Local Grammy award-winning teacher moving to Florida

Bishop Noland Episcopal Day School South Campus realiza ceremonia de inauguración

  Bishop Noland Episcopal Day School South Campus holds ribbon-cutting ceremony

  Rosewood Nursing Center reopens after 9 months

La Comisión de la Fuerza Laboral de Louisiana se asocia con ID.me

  Pres. Biden speaks in front of I-10 bridge over Calcasieu River

  Louisiana Workforce Commission partnering with ID.me

  Teacher Appreciation billboards in the Lake Area

Se necesitan comisionados electorales en la parroquia de Calcasieu

  Election Commissioners needed at the Calcasieu Parish Clerk of Court

  Fundraiser for the United Cajun Navy Seacor search efforts

  “FEMA Needs to Hear From You” initiative

Vincent Settlement Elementary recibe una subvención de $ 15,000

  Vincent Settlement Elementary receives $15,000 grant

  Centex Studies moves back to Lake Street facility

  Food drive hosted by SWLA Center for Health Services to feed 1600 SWLA families

El fiscal de distrito de la parroquia de Calcasieu advierte sobre llamadas fraudulentas

  Calcasieu Parish District Attorney warns of scam calls

Aumento de la demanda de pisos tras los huracanes Laura y Delta

  Flooring demand increase following Hurricanes Laura and Delta

  Gulf Coast Industrial Group held first meeting in over a year

  Long term effects of COVID-19 on your vision

La demanda de reparaciones de piscinas aumenta después de los huracanes Laura y Delta.

  Demand for pool repairs increases following Hurricanes Laura and Delta

  St. Nicholas Center for Children kicks off Autism Awareness Month with Bayou Blend Apparel

  Common Street Clinic offers Free testing for HIV, Syphilis, and Hepatitis C

  Lake Charles Regional Airport receives federal funding

Estudiantes trabajando duro en SOWELA Technical Community College

  Students hard at work at SOWELA Technical Community College