Melissa Zaremba

Melissa Zaremba

News Reporter, Phoenix

Melissa Zaremba is an Arizona native and a broadcast reporter for Cronkite News. Zaremba expects to graduate in spring 2021 with a bachelor’s degree in journalism and meteorology. She has interned at CW6 and KTAR News in Phoenix.

Latest from Melissa Zaremba

Record heat proves to be a queen palm’s worst enemy

PHOENIX – Queen palm trees, widely used in landscaping in metro Phoenix, have become a victim of Arizona’s record-breaking heat in 2020.


52% of young adults now live at home – the highest rate in 80 years

More than half of young adults 18 to 29 live with their parents, the Pew Research Center has found, and the COVID-19 pandemic is driving that rise.