Susan Peters

susan.peters@kake.com

Susan Peters co-anchors KAKE News at Five, KAKE News at Six and KAKE News at Ten.

Susan Peters co-anchors KAKE News at Five, KAKE News at Six and KAKE News at Ten.

Susan anchored in Wichita for eight years before leaving Wichita in 1991 following her engagement to San Diego real estate developer Rob Snyder. After her move, she took an anchor position with KFMB, the CBS affiliate in San Diego.

Susan, her husband Rob, and daughter Nicole, moved back to Wichita in September 1995. Her on-air debut with KAKE News was in October 1995. Her second daughter, Jenna, was born in 1997.

Her broadcasting career includes numerous awards: 2006 Regional Emmy Award for Evening Newscast: Medium Markets, 1994 Emmy Award for a news series on organ transplant, 1994 "Golden Mic Award" for organ transplant series, 1994 "Best Reporter Award" from San Diego Press Club, 1993 "Best Community Service Series" San Diego Press Club, 1993 San Diego County Medical Society Award for stories on children's health, Associated Press - Best Reporting in Kansas, UPI Awards - Best Reporting in Illinois, Kansas Association of Broadcasters - numerous awards.

Susan is also known for her work in the community. She has contributed her talents to many charities including: Children's Hospital, Salvation Army, Futures for Adolescents, March of Dimes, Leukemia Society, Center for Children, San Diego Blood Bank.

Susan has a communications degree from Western Illinois University, and began her career at WHOI-TV the ABC affiliate in Peoria, Illinois.

February 2012

Susan's Pumpkin Party Bars

Moist and soft Pumpkin Bars with creamy cream cheese frosting are the perfect way to celebrate the holidays! Read More

It Doesn't Get Any Easier

I cried when my kids went to Kindergarten. I cried when they graduated from Brownies to Girl Scouts. I cried when they rode heir first bike. ...you get the picture. Read More

The Joy of Renewing Your Vows

My husband, Rob, had the idea a year ago to renew our vows around our 20th anniversary. It was originally supposed to happen in Hawaii...but busy kids forced us to move it to Las Vegas. Read More

Susan's Mom's California Chili Rellenos Casserole

A hearty "hot" chili bake for simple suppers!! Read More

I Don't Even Know How to "Title" This

I woke up in the middle of the night the other night...and started flipping through the channels to find something to try and put me back to sleep. I ended up almost getting sick. A picture flashed upon the screen that I couldn't believe...so I stayed on it. Turns out it was the video of Rhianna's new song on MTV. Read More

Let them eat cupcakes!!

Okay, I make alot of desserts for my kids and hubby...because I love to bake, especially during the winter. Read More

When A Pet Dies

Okay, I know it's only a cat. I know we have much bigger heartache to come in our lives, but it was difficult loosing my cat Kate two weeks ago. Read More

Boy Problems? Call DAD

I never in a million years thought we'd be dealing with "boy" problems already... Read More

Mom! You're Embarrassing Me!

I embarrassed my daughter at her school lunch today. You know what I did? All I did was show up!!! Read More