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:

Educators now eligible for JaCo Vaccination Clinic

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. – Jackson Co. is putting the finishing touches on its first drive-thru COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic beginning tomorrow 9 am-4:30 pm. The county said it’s now opening up to educators because fewer people are registering than previously thought. The 3-day …

JaCo/ JoCo still planning vaccination clinics

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. – State and local health officials are caught by surprise after the federal government said there is no government stockpile of the COVID-19 vaccine. Jackson and Josephine County are still planning on rolling out vaccination clinics late next week. …

New Oregon legislators get sworn-in

MEDFORD, Ore. – Oregon’s newest legislators were sworn-in Monday morning. The legislature is preparing for a unique session beginning next week. It’ll feature a mixture of in-person and virtual meetings. The Oregon capitol welcoming in a new batch of freshmen legislators Monday, …