Colter Anstaett joined WSLS in January 2016 as the station’s Southside bureau reporter. He now is based in Roanoke. He comes to WSLS from WALB in Albany, Georgia, where he was the station’s Valdosta bureau reporter for two years. Prior to that, Colter worked for KMIZ in Columbia, Missouri while attending the University of Missouri. Colter graduated from Mizzou in May of 2013 with a bachelor’s degree in English and a bachelor’s Degree in Communication with honors. He was born and raised in Kansas City, Missouri, but is enjoying the opportunity to experience life on the East Coast.