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  • Ron Steele

    Ron Steele

    Ron SteeleRon Steele

    For more than three decades, in Iowa and around the world, Ron has reported history in the making.

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    For more than three decades, in Iowa and around the world, Ron has reported history in the making. He was in Saudi Arabia when the Persian Gulf War broke out and he was at the White House when the American hostages came home from Iran. 

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  • Abby Turpin

    Abby Turpin

    A Columbus, Ohio, native, Abby is a graduate of Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee.  Prior to KWWL, Abby was the main anchor of RFD-TV, an agricultural cable network, in Nashville.  

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    A Columbus, Ohio, native, Abby is a graduate of Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee.  Prior to KWWL, Abby was the main anchor of RFD-TV, an agricultural cable network, in Nashville.  

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  • Ally Crutcher

    Ally Crutcher

    From the Lone Star State to the Show Me State, I'm now happy to call the Cedar Valley my home! More >>

    From the Lone Star State to the Show Me State, I'm now happy to call the Cedar Valley my home!

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  • Nikki Newbrough

    Nikki Newbrough

    Nikki NewbroughNikki Newbrough
    Nikki Newbrough always knew she wanted to start her career in Iowa and be near family.More >>
    Nikki Newbrough always knew she wanted to start her career in Iowa and be near family.More >>
  • Brad Hanson

    Brad Hanson

    Brad HansonBrad Hanson
    I'm excited to be a part of the KWWL news team as a reporter in the Dubuque bureau.More >>
    I'm excited to be a part of the KWWL news team as a reporter in the Dubuque bureau.More >>
  • Kristin Rogers

    Kristin Rogers

    Kristin RogersKristin Rogers

    Originally from Cedar Rapids, I am excited to be back in my home state!

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    Originally from Cedar Rapids, I am excited to be back in my home state!

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  • Mark Schnackenberg

    Mark Schnackenberg

    Mark SchnackenbergMark Schnackenberg

    Mark joined KWWL in January 1995 after he received his degree in Meteorology from Lyndon State College in Vermont. 

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    Mark joined KWWL in January 1995 after he received his degree in Meteorology from Lyndon State College in Vermont. 

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  • Eileen Loan

    Eileen Loan

    Eileen LoanEileen Loan
    Eileen Loan grew up in Eastern Iowa and has lived in the Midwest her entire life, so Eileen knows how quickly our weather can change. More >>
    Eileen Loan grew up in Eastern Iowa and has lived in the Midwest her entire life, so Eileen knows how quickly our weather can change. More >>
  • Kyle Kiel

    Kyle Kiel

    Kyle KielKyle Kiel
    Kyle Kiel joined the KWWL Storm Track 7 Team June 17, becoming part of the stations award-winning storm tracking team.More >>
    Kyle Kiel joined the KWWL Storm Track 7 Team June 17, becoming part of the stations award-winning storm tracking team.More >>
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  • Rick Coleman

    Rick Coleman

    Rick ColemanRick Coleman
    Rick Coleman was born Nov. 9 in Waterloo and grew up watching KWWL-TV.More >>
    Rick Coleman was born Nov. 9 in Waterloo and grew up watching KWWL-TV.
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  • Mark Woodley

    Mark Woodley

    Mark WoodleyMark Woodley

    I've always had a passion for sports, but soon realized that I didn't have nearly enough talent to play or coach.  So, I did everything I could to find my own way to be part of the action.

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    Growing up in Dike, right here in Eastern Iowa, I've always had a passion for sports, but soon realized that I didn't have nearly enough talent to play or coach.  So, I did everything I could to find my own way to be part of the action.

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