Please note: Over-the-air viewers in Milwaukee need to re-scan televisions on Friday, October 18 to continue to receive CBS58, WMLW, MeTV, Telemundo Wisconsin, Heroes & Icons, Bounce, Decades, Start TV, Movies! and most other local channels. Those viewers unable to currently receive these stations over-the-air should see improved reception on October 18. Cable and satellite viewers are not impacted.

Further information on the re-scan can be found at:

Tip Line: 414-777-5808 |

Pari Cruz, Reporter

  • facebook
  • twitter
  • email

Pari Cruz is a bilingual journalist who joined CBS 58 and Telemundo Wisconsin in July of 2018.

Pari is excited to be in Milwaukee and a part of the CBS 58 team!

She started her career at WTVO/WQRF in Rockford where she spent a little over two years reporting and anchoring for Northwestern Illinois, and Southeastern Wisconsin.

Pari is originally from Chicago, IL. She graduated from DePaul University with a double-major in Journalism and Romance Languages. Pari is a polyglot who speaks, reads, and writes 5 languages fluently. She then went on to get her Master’s in Broadcast Journalism in one year, also at DePaul.

When she’s not working, Pari loves traveling and exploring new cities, trying out new restaurants, yoga, and spending time with family, friends, and dogs.

If you’ve got a story idea, send her an email at, or connect with her on Facebook and Twitter.

Articles by Pari Cruz