Graham Ulkins

Graham Ulkins


Baton Rouge, La.

Graham Ulkins is a first-generation Southerner with a knack for telling stories. He works as a reporter and anchor for WAFB-TV in Baton Rouge.

A proud graduate of LSU’s Manship School of Mass Communication and Baton Rouge Magnet High School, Graham currently covers general assignments for WAFB's evening newscasts. He previously spent two years as the station's health reporter and also served as weekend and morning anchor.

Away from the station, he enjoys playing tennis and traveling near and far, having spent two eye-opening years abroad in Germany.

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  • RTDNF Fellowship in Germany


  • Louisiana State University: Broadcast Journalism
  • Baton Rouge Magnet High School

Recent Articles by Graham

  SHOWCASING LOUISIANA: Group uncovers forgotten plantation cemeteries

  SHOWCASING LOUISIANA: Fonville Winans photography exhibit opens in Baton Rouge

  Coronavirus cases in young adults surpass all other age groups in La.

  Area blood banks offer free COVID antibody test

  La. Farm Bureau president released from hospital after 64 days battling COVID-19

Rama restaurant, Thai staple in Baton Rouge, closes its doors after nearly 40 years

  COVID Conqueror: 28-year-old survivor gets epic hospital sendoff

  Doctor says quarantine weight gain could have lasting impacts

  Easter crafts for you and the family

  Director of Louisiana 211 COVID-19 hotline says staffers have answered a record number of calls

  50 storage units destroyed by Tuesday morning fire

MBP OLOL Cancer Center staff steps up to make masks

  Physical therapy clinics still open, but encouraging at-home exercise

  Circles + Scissors: Louisiana mom teaches new way to wash hands

  New docuseries follows Baton Rouge man’s claim that Zodiac Killer is his father

  Victim identified in fatal W. Johnson Street shooting

  LSU researcher leads major study on effects of vaping

  Earn $7,500 in Pennington’s latest military study

  #AlcoholFreeFor40 challenge shows what booze does to your body

Truck destroys Dollar General in Hammond

Special box, app designed by doctor at Our Lady of the Lake helps heart failure patients live their best lives

  Pennington Biomedical hosts free wellness day for women

  HEALTHLINE: Working through workout injuries

  Woman’s GRACE program gets federal boost to help mothers addicted to opioids

Power restored to Ascension schools, city of Gonzales

West Feliciana honors its first responders

  Colorectal cancer spikes in young adults; Mary Bird Perkins OLOL Cancer Center gets national accreditation

Sunscreen study raises eyebrows; doctors say keep using it

  Spanish Town flamingos land at University Lake

  All of Us Research Program makes stops in Baton Rouge