Thursday, September 21, 2017

Ivory Hecker joins FOX 26 KRIV

Ivory Hecker to join Fox 26 KRIV as a reporter from KARE-TV Minneapolis

Ivory Hecker has joined KRIV as a general assignment reporter, announced station Vice President and News Director, Susan Schiller. Effective October 2nd, Hecker will report for various station newscasts.

Ivory Hecker Fox 26 Project Veritas on air announcement video and firing

In making the announcement, Schiller stated, “Ivory will make a great addition to the FOX 26 team because she brings a passion and versatility to her reporting, whether she’s covering breaking news, a city council meeting, or a feature story.”

Most recently, Hecker served as a reporter and early morning anchor for KARE-TV in Minneapolis. Prior to that, she held the position of reporter at stations including WLEX-TV in Lexington, KY, WACH-TV in Columbia, SC, and KBJR-TV in Duluth, MN.

A graduate of Syracuse University, Hecker holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Broadcast Journalism.

Hecker added, “I can’t wait to be a Texan, sharing Houston’s stories and working alongside a great group of professionals who genuinely care about their community and each other.”

KRIV is part of the FOX Television Stations, one of the nation's largest owned-and-operated network broadcast groups, comprising 28 stations in 17 markets and covering over 37% of U.S. television homes. This includes seven duopolies in the top 10 markets: New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Dallas, San Francisco, Washington, D.C. and Houston; as well as duopolies in Minneapolis, Phoenix, Orlando and Charlotte.

(This post was taken from a release sent to me by FOX Television Stations)

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