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I’m proud and grateful to be a member of the Fox 6 News team. I arrived in January 2011, and you might say my “initiation” was covering the union protests in Madison, just weeks after my first day on the job.

I came to Milwaukee from Green Bay, where I reported for WFRV for two and a half years. My experiences in Green Bay included reporting on record flooding, a decades-old murder investigation, and the construction of world’s largest igloo. I inevitably became a Packers fan and had the terrible timing to leave Green Bay just two weeks before they won the Super Bowl.

Before that, I spent a year at WKBT in La Crosse working as a reporter/anchor.

During my years in TV news, I’ve been honored with Wisconsin Broadcasters Association Awards and regional Emmy nominations.

I became interested in TV news as a student at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. After internships at WCCO in Minneapolis and NBC-15 in Madison, I landed a full-time on-air internship at WISC, where I worked throughout my senior year.

I grew up in Apple Valley, MN where I graduated from Eastview High School. Growing up, I wanted to become a writer, but I lack the patience to sit down and write a book. The fast-paced business of TV journalism is much better fit for my personality!

In my free time, I like to run outside on southeast Wisconsin’s beautiful trails, and read my kindle. I spend as much time as possible with my husband, who fortunately doesn't mind eating ham sandwiches every night while his wife is off reporting the news.

If you see me out on a story, please come over and say hello!

Recent Articles
  • Brett Favre at Camp Randall Stadium

    One day after Hall of Fame induction ceremony at Lambeau, Favre in Madison for flag football game

    GREEN BAY — A huge crowd and a huge ovation at Lambeau Field Saturday, July 18th as Brett Favre was inducted into the Packers Hall of Fame — and his #4 jersey was retired. One day later, Favre was in Madison, to take part in a flag football game at Camp Randall Stadium. Fans cheered as Favre took the field at Camp Randall Stadium Sunday afternoon. They were happy to see Favre — but also happy to see the rest of […]

  • Fancisco Chavez-Reynoso

    U.S. Marshals looking for Francisco Chavez-Reynoso, charged with supplying drugs

    MILWAUKEE — U.S. Marshals are looking for 35-year-old Francisco Chavez-Reynoso. Reynoso is charged with conspiracy to distribute heroin and cocaine.  Law enforcement says he operated a drug house at Layton and Maple on Milwaukee’s south side. U.S. Marshals say Reynoso supplied dealers with heroin and cocaine.  They believe he got his supply from Chicago through the Mexican cartel. After police raided the Milwaukee house, Reynoso was arrested at his Green Bay home.  Despite being a Mexican citizen, he was released on […]

  • Nathan King

    Two crime victims, one a CCW holder who shot boy, in court for 16-year-old’s sentencing hearing

    MILWAUKEE COUNTY — 16-year-old Nathan King, who pleaded guilty to two counts of attempted armed robbery as party to a crime in connection with two separate incidents has been sentenced to prison. Both of King’s victims were in court as his sentence was handed down on Thursday, July 16th. King is paralyzed, and was in a wheelchair during his sentencing. He was shot by one of his victims. King was charged with two counts of attempted armed robbery as party […]

  • Scott Walker presidential announcement at Waukesha County Expo Center

    “Big Scott Walker fans:” Thousands fill Waukesha County Expo Center for governor’s announcement

    WAUKESHA — It has been speculation for months, and on Monday, July 13th, it was made official. Governor Scott Walker is running for president. The day began with a YouTube video and a tweet on Twitter from Scott Walker’s campaign. I'm in. I'm running for president because Americans deserve a leader who will fight and win for them. – SW #Walker16 — Scott Walker (@ScottWalker) July 13, 2015 Then, folks began lining up at the Waukesha County Expo Center, […]

  • Governor Scott Walker signs budget

    Governor Walker signs two-year spending plan: “With this budget, taxpayers come first”

    WAUKESHA — Republican Governor Scott Walker on Sunday afternoon, July 12th signed the state budget at a valve manufacturing company in Waukesha. Governor Walker signed the two-year, $73 billion spending plan at Valveworks USA, a valve and wellhead component manufacturer. “With this budget, taxpayers come first,” said Governor Walker.  “Property taxes will be cut for an unprecedented six years in a row, while additional money is invested in K-12 education and expanding educational choices for parents and their students.  For the first […]

  • Billy Wilson

    U.S. Marshals looking for Billy Wilson, convicted of 1992 murder

    MILWAUKEE — U.S. Marshals are looking for 40-year-old Billy Wilson. Wilson was convicted of killing a man near 35th and Silver Spring back in 1992.  A criminal complaint says he fatally shot the man during an attempted robbery, as the victim tried to run away. U.S. Marshals say Wilson served 18 years of a 25-year prison sentence.  He was released early for good behavior.  U.S. Marshals say Wilson has since disappeared and hasn’t been seen by his parole officer since 2014. U.S. Marshals say Wilson […]

  • Three Wisconsin sisters who were missing in Wyoming are reunited with their father

    A happy ending: Wisconsin sisters missing in Wyoming wilderness found safe

    JACKSON, Wyoming — Three Wisconsin sisters who went missing during a Wyoming camping trip were found alive on Thursday, July 9th. One of the sisters worked at the United Methodist Church in Whitefish Bay as recently as May, and the church held a prayer service for her and her sisters on Wednesday evening. Now, the congregation and the girls’ parents are overjoyed to learn the girls have been found, and they’re safe. Searchers found the trio, ages 16, 22 and 25, […]

  • Matt Maier using Re-Walk device

    Paralyzed, a former motocross racer hasn’t slowed down: New device giving him new lease on life

    MILWAUKEE — Something can happen in an instant — and it can change your life forever. A Hartford man knows this firsthand. Now, the former athlete is taking a huge step forward, and FOX6 News was there to see it happen. You could hear the determination in Matt Maier’s breathing, and see it in his firm grip and strained arms. “I’ll be feeling it tomorrow! Pulling 160 pounds uphill with just your arms!” Maier said. Maier is paralyzed from the […]

  • Search underway in Wyoming for missing Wisconsin sisters (PHOTO: Teton County Emergency Management)

    Search underway in Wyoming for three Wisconsin sisters who did not return from camping trip

    JACKSON, Wyoming — A search is being conducted in a northwest Wyoming wilderness area, near the Grand Teton National Park for three Wisconsin sisters who failed to return from an extended camping trip. Lt. Slade Ross of the Teton County Sheriff’s Office says the three left for their trip on June 28th and were to return on Tuesday, July 7th. The Sheriff’s Office says the girls had enough food for five days. They missed a flight to Switzerland on Tuesday. Ross […]

  • Stephanie Chapman

    Captured: Charged with reckless homicide, U.S. Marshals on the hunt for Stephanie Chapman

    OCONOMOWOC — U.S. Marshals are looking for 26-year-old Stephanie Chapman. Chapman is charged with first degree reckless homicide, felony bail jumping and manufacturing/delivery of controlled substances. U.S. Marshals says Chapman is charged with selling oxycodone to a 24-year-old Oconomowoc woman last year, which led to a fatal overdose. This isn’t the first time U.S. Marshals have had to search for Chapman.  In March, they tracked her to a home in the village of Wales.  They say they found Chapman hiding in a […]

  • Vigil for Tariq Akbar

    “I miss everything about my son:” Loved ones remember 14-year-old Tariq Akbar, killed in shooting

    MILWAUKEE — Family members and friends gathered near 62nd and Marion on Tuesday evening, July 7th to remember 14-year-old Tariq Akbar — and send a message to the young people in this city. “I miss everything about my son. Everything. That was a part of me,” Akbar’s father, Katraile Scott said. Akbar was shot and killed on Friday night, July 3rd after the U.S. Bank Fireworks Show. The shooting happened near the intersection of N. Lake Drive and E. Kenilworth […]

  • Jordyn Landowski

    Thief steals expensive, custom bike for girl who has spina bifida, right before her 12th birthday

    ST. FRANCIS — When a burglar in St. Francis stole a girl’s bike, her family says that person also took her freedom. The bike was customized specifically for the special needs of the soon-to-be seventh-grader. Jordyn Landowski’s dad, Ryan says the bike was stolen sometime over the last week or two. But FOX6 News learned Monday night — there is a happy ending to this story.   “She asks pretty much on a daily basis, ‘if the weather is nice, […]


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