Kiya Edwards is a multi-media journalist with a background in international storytelling. After studying journalism and theater at the University of Minnesota in her hometown of Minneapolis, Kiya went to Nairobi, Kenya, where she co-hosted Africa Journal, a magazine-style TV show. The job also led her to cover stories in 10 countries across Africa.
Most recently, Kiya reported for KWQC-TV6 News, the NBC affiliate in the Quad Cities. She joined the 5 On Your Side team in May 2016 and is excited to be living in St. Louis!