Katie Streit

NBC5 News reporter Katie Streit comes from her hometown, Las Vegas. Katie went to the Hank Greenspun School of Journalism & Media Studies at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

While in Las Vegas, Katie won a Student Emmy for her coverage of the Las Vegas Shooting Anniversary. She also hosted and produced the university's political news show, where she interviewed Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak and Congresswoman Dina Titus (NV-1). Her passion for politics turned into a coveted internship at the US Capitol in Washington D.C. In her final months working in the Las Vegas area, she was recognized for her journalism achievements by the Nevada Broadcaster's Foundation.

Katie is excited to tell the stories of local Southern Oregonians and Northern Californians. Feel free to contact her at [email protected]

Katie's most recent stories:

University offers dorms to fire victims

ASHLAND, Ore. – Southern Oregon University is doing its part to give back to victims of the Almeda Fire. One of the ways the university is giving back is by setting up a wildfire relief fund for students affected. Students are told …

Phoenix Mayor looking to open resource center

As some Phoenix residents returned home Wednesday, city leaders are looking at how to best more forward. Mayor Chris Luz held a virtual town hall for citizens Wednesday. He says, with the approved disaster relief fund he’s trying to get the Phoenix …

FEMA searching for Almeda Fire remains

JACKSON CO., Ore. – Jackson Co. said the remains of three people have been recovered in the Almeda Fire wreckage. Multiple agencies, from our area and beyond, are continuing to look for more. Investigators say the search and rescue process is tedious. …