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Kasey Chronis joined the FOX6 News Team in January 2018. She is excited to immerse herself in the Milwaukee community and share your stories along the way!

Prior to moving to the Badger State, Kasey spent two years covering the news in Northern Indiana and Southwest Michigan. She reported and anchored for WNDU-TV, NBC’s South Bend affiliate.

Kasey earned her Bachelor’s degree from Indiana University—Bloomington. Go Hoosiers! She graduated magna cum laude with a major in Journalism and a specialization in Television Broadcast. During college, Kasey interned with WTIU/WFIU, West and South Central Indiana’s PBS affiliate. She also received a second concentration in French and a minor in Psychology.

Born and raised in Chicago, Kasey attended Lane Tech College Prep High School in the city’s Roscoe Village neighborhood. She’s thrilled to remain just a short distance from family and friends!

For the latest on Kasey’s day-to-day reports, connect with her on Twitter and Facebook. If you have a story tip or idea, send her an email at kasey.chronis@fox6now.com.


Recent Articles
  • Brew City Brand creates T-shirts to mark history at George Webb ⚾🍔

    MILWAUKEE — The Milwaukee Brewers‘ 12-game winning streak means free burgers for the city — but that’s not all. Brew City Brand is printing exclusive merchandise to go along with this sweet deal! On Tuesday, Oct. 16, you wouldn’t find burgers at Brew City Brand in Milwaukee’s Third Ward, but rather, T-shirts coming hot off the press. “I can feel it. It’s like pent-up energy, people waiting for this to happen,” said George Keppler, Brew City Brand co-owner. Keppler has […]

  • George Webb to give away FREE burgers after Brewers win ’12 straight games’

    MILWAUKEE — For the first time since 1987, the Brewers won 12 games in a row going into the start of the postseason. The winning streak means fans can take a bite out of history, because George Webb will honor its long-standing promise: FREE hamburgers for all! Ahead of the giveaway on Thursday, Oct. 18, Brew City Brand on Tuesday, Oct. 16 printed exclusive “12 Straight Games” T-shirts for the occasion. They are available for sale at George Webb locations, and online HERE. George […]

  • Milwaukee Pretzel Company creates signature pretzel to celebrate Brewers’ postseason run

    MILWAUKEE — The excitement surrounding the Milwaukee Brewers’ postseason run is taking over the city. Businesses are showing their support and for some, that means making a whole lot of dough! Kasey Chronis spent Monday, Oct. 15 at the Milwaukee Pretzel Company where they’ve knocked one particular pretzel design out of the park! The Brew Crew logo pretzels are just for fun, and to show support for the Brewers — they are not for sale. About Milwaukee Pretzel Company (website) The idea […]

  • A win for everyone: New Brewers t-shirts hit shelves, benefit local economy

    ST. FRANCIS — Hot off the press and just in time for Game One of the National League Championship Series (NLCS). “When something really big like this happens for the city, it’s so much bigger than the Brewers,” said Whitney Teska, Orchard Street Press owner. “It’s so much bigger than us, obviously, but we’re just kind of humbled to be a part of it in our own special way.” Teska, a Brewers fan and the owner of Orchard Street Press […]

  • ‘Stop that threat:’ Active shooter training held on Milwaukee Regional Medical Center’s campus

    WAUWATOSA — Police officers and firefighters are often the first to the scene of a crisis, and while it’s difficult to re-create emergencies — training is vital. There was an active shooter on the Milwaukee Regional Medical Center‘s campus on Thursday, Oct. 11 — but this time, it was just a drill. “Their goal is to stop that threat,” said Brian Zalewski, Wauwatosa police captain. “With 17,000 employees on campus every day and 30,000 individual visits to the campus every day, […]

  • The sound of polka is in the air as Oktoberfest kicks off in Cedarburg

    CEDARBURG — Don your dirndl and raise a stein — Oktoberfest has arrived in Cedarburg! While the German festival has already come to an end in Munich, the party is just getting started in Wisconsin. Cedarburg’s annual Bavarian fest kicks off Saturday, Oct. 13. About Cedarburg Oktoberfest (website) A perfect weekend in October now includes Oktoberfest in Downtown Historic Cedarburg bursting with gemuetlichkeit, Saturday, October 13, 11 am – 8 pm and Sunday, October 14, 10 am – 5 pm.  Free admission and 2-hour parking limit is lifted […]

  • Milwaukee School Board unanimously elects Keith Posley as superintendent

    MILWAUKEE — He has held the job on an “interim” basis since May 21. On Tuesday, Oct. 9, Keith Posley officially became the superintendent of Milwaukee Public Schools. “No one takes this journey alone, and by no means have I. I have erased the word ‘I’ out of our vocabulary and it’s ‘we,'” said Posley. A longtime MPS educator and now superintendent, Posley said he’s placing a renewed focus on the classroom. “It’s all of our responsibilities. If children cannot […]

  • Sneak peek of highly anticipated ‘No Studios’ ahead of grand opening weekend 🎬

    MILWAUKEE — A highly anticipated and first-of-its-kind hub for creative arts is making its debut this weekend. Founded by Oscar-winning filmmaker and Milwaukee native, John Ridley, Nō Studios will bridge the arts and entertainment with shared work spaces, while also fostering ‘socialization with a purpose.’ Kasey spent the morning getting a sneak peek of the new space before it’s unveiled to the public! About Nō Studios (website) The name NŌ STUDIOS is derived from 能 Nō, the Sino-Japanese root word for “skill” […]

  • ‘It’s really important:’ Children in Milwaukee receive free eye screenings, glasses

    MILWAUKEE — Children learn most of what they know through their eyesight, but oftentimes, vision problems go undiscovered.  A Wisconsin nonprofit is working to identify the need for glasses — and act on it. “Most kids don’t complain, so parents don’t know they’re struggling,” said Tami Radwill, CEO of Prevent Blindness Wisconsin. At St. Augustine Prep on Tuesday, Oct. 9, students reviewed their A’s and B’s — but not in a classroom or on a chalkboard. Instead, through free vision […]

  • ‘Serious Play: Design in Midcentury America’ explores the projects of over 40 designers

    MILWAUKEE — Unveiled this fall, a new art exhibit inspires, experiments and problem solves. At the Milwaukee Art Museum “Serious Play” showcases design in mid-century America. Kasey spent the morning exploring the new exhibition! About Serious Play: Design in Midcentury America (website) Serious Play: Design in Midcentury America explores the projects of over 40 designers who advocated for playfulness and whimsy within their creations for corporations, domestic interiors, and children. The exhibition presents play as a serious form of inspiration, experimentation, and […]

  • ‘They’re making history:’ Brewers face Dodgers in NLCS starting Friday at Miller Park

    MILWAUKEE — About 1,000 miles away from Coors Field, diehard Brewers fans on Monday, Oct. 8 were still celebrating Sunday night’s victory over the Colorado Rockies for the NLDS championship here in the Brew City. On Monday night, we learned the Brewers will face the Los Angeles Dodgers in the NLCS — beginning Friday, Oct. 12 at 7 p.m. at  Miller Park. As the Brewers returned home Monday afternoon after sweeping the Rockies, fans were cleaning up too — picking […]

  • ‘A quick turnaround:’ Fans, grounds crew get ready for Game 2 of NLDS on and off the field

    MILWAUKEE — Inside and outside of the park — final preps were underway early Friday morning, Oct. 5 before the Milwaukee Brewers took on the Colorado Rockies in Game 2 of the NLDS. Like any baseball stadium, Miller Park is no stranger to homestands. “Now these games are a lot bigger and a lot more important clearly,” said Steve Ethier, Senior Vice President of Miller Park stadium operations. “A long game and a quick turnaround.” The grounds crew was out […]