Shelby CannonTraffic Reporter

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Shelby Cannon is the morning traffic anchor for News 13. A local to western North Carolina and Haywood County, she is proud to be a part of the station that covers the area considered ‘home’ for her.

Shelby is a graduate of Western Carolina University, where she earned a degree in Communications and Marketing. While in school, she had a focus in studies in public relations and broadcasting. Upon graduation, Shelby was an intern at News 13 which further confirmed to her this was the career she wanted to pursue. She was on the Dean’s List and graduated cum laude. Shelby joined the WLOS team in April of 2018.

In her free time Shelby enjoys spending time with her son, exploring God’s creation by traveling, hiking and backpacking, and spending time with friends and family.

You can catch Shelby in the mornings! If you have any traffic alerts send her an email to or shoot a tweet her way at @shelcannon.