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  • Kristin Ketchell

    Kristin Ketchell

    Tuesday, February 11 2014 4:08 PM EST2014-02-11 21:08:41 GMT
    Kristin Ketchell joined the WTRF weather team in March 2012. She came to WTRF from KDRV-TV in Medford, Ore., where she spent more than two years as the morning meteorologist. Although she spent the
    Kristin Ketchell joined the WTRF weather team in March 2012. She came to WTRF from KDRV-TV in Medford, Ore., where she spent more than two years as the morning meteorologist. Although she spent the
  • Tate Blanchard

    Tate Blanchard

    Friday, August 22 2014 11:23 AM EDT2014-08-22 15:23:15 GMT
    Tate joined the 7 News Team in May 2014 as a digital journalist and anchor.Tate comes to 7News after 2 years of experience in working to bring residents of the Ohio Valley news in prior endeavors.Tate is a life-long Ohio Valley native.He graduated from Bridgeport High School in 2007 and West Liberty University in 2014 with a degree in broadcast television.During his time at WLU Tate produced and reported weather for the campus' student run newscast.Aside from "Working for you" Tate enjoys bei...
    Tate joined the 7 News Team in May 2014 as a digital journalist and anchor.Tate comes to 7News after 2 years of experience in working to bring residents of the Ohio Valley news in prior endeavors.Tate is a life-long Ohio Valley native.He graduated from Bridgeport High School in 2007 and West Liberty University in 2014 with a degree in broadcast television.During his time at WLU Tate produced and reported weather for the campus' student run newscast.Aside from "Working for you" Tate enjoys bei...
  • Laurie Conway

    Laurie Conway

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 12:07 PM EDT2014-04-08 16:07:52 GMT
    Email: lconway@wtrf.com | Phone: (304)-230-6291 | Facebook: Laurie Conway | Twitter: LConwayWTRF Laurie joined the 7 News team in March 2010 as a producer for 7 News This Morning. She spent her first
  • Nate Fluharty

    Nate Fluharty

    Thursday, October 24 2013 12:54 PM EDT2013-10-24 16:54:19 GMT
    Email: nfluharty@wtrf.com | Phone: (304)-230-6288 | Twitter: @NFluhartyWTRFNate joined the WTRF News Team in 2005. Now you can see him everyday as the anchor of 7News at 6, 10 and 11. Nate has worked
  • Rachael Dierkes

    Rachael Dierkes

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 12:04 PM EDT2014-04-08 16:04:53 GMT
    Phone: (304)-230-6288 l Email: rdierkes@wtrf.com Rachael Dierkes joined the 7 News Team in December 2011 as a digital journalist and producer. Rachael currently produces the weekend newscasts and the
  • Dave Walker

    Dave Walker

    Tuesday, June 3 2014 7:23 AM EDT2014-06-03 11:23:33 GMT
    Learn more about Dr. Dave Walker and find links to his social media pages.
  • Brian Davis

    Brian Davis

    Friday, May 30 2014 8:49 AM EDT2014-05-30 12:49:06 GMT
    Check out Brian Davis' bio along with links to follow him on social media.
  • D.K. Wright

    D.K. Wright

    Thursday, October 24 2013 1:25 PM EDT2013-10-24 17:25:07 GMT
    Email: dkwright@wtrf.com | Phone: (304)-230-6287 | Facebook: D.K. Wright WTRF| Twitter: DKWrightWTRFD.K. Wright has been employed with 7 News since 1980. For 24 years, she has covered everything from
  • Jake Kauffman

    Jake Kauffman

    Thursday, October 24 2013 1:25 PM EDT2013-10-24 17:25:29 GMT
    Producer/Digital Journalist
  • Katrina Malstrom

    Katrina Malstrom

    Thursday, October 24 2013 1:26 PM EDT2013-10-24 17:26:55 GMT
    Digital Journalist
  • Sara Yingling

    Sara Yingling

    Thursday, October 24 2013 12:57 PM EDT2013-10-24 16:57:38 GMT
    Sara grew up in Central PA and ended up moving out to Pittsburgh to attend school at IUP for two years where she played soccer then finished her college career at Duquesne where she was on the rowing team.
  • Scott Nolte

    Scott Nolte

    Thursday, October 24 2013 1:18 PM EDT2013-10-24 17:18:06 GMT
    Email: snolte@wtrf.com | Phone: (304)-230-6293 | Twitter: SNolteWTRFI am a Wheeling native, and have been with WTRF since 1993, serving as Sports Director since 1996.During that time we have earned several
  • Mike Anthony

    Mike Anthony

    Thursday, October 24 2013 1:17 PM EDT2013-10-24 17:17:26 GMT
    Email: manthony@wtrf.com | Phone: (304)-230-6286 | Twitter: @MAnthonyWTRFMike Anthony is a sports reporter/anchor. Mike the youngest of 5 children and have lived in Wheeling my entire life. He loves his
  • Kurt Weinschenker

    Kurt Weinschenker

    Thursday, October 24 2013 1:27 PM EDT2013-10-24 17:27:20 GMT
    Kurt Weinschenker has been telling stories with pictures since his sophomore year in high school.  In between stints at the University of Pittsburgh -- where he graduated with a B.A. in Public Administration
  • Bob Westfall

    Bob Westfall

    Thursday, October 24 2013 1:27 PM EDT2013-10-24 17:27:52 GMT
    Bob has been assignments editor at WTRF since April of 2002.  Bob was graduated from Buckeye North High School in 1981.  He attended Jefferson Technical College, receiving associate degrees in Electrical