Kara Dixon joined the WAVY team in June 2016.
She grew up in Winchester, Virginia and is a graduate of the University of Maryland’s Philip Merrill College of Journalism.
At UMD, she participated in the CBC-UNC Diversity Fellowship Program led by UNC and WRAL.
During college, Kara was a member of Capital News Service and ViewFinder presented by the University of Maryland. Both programs won numerous regional and national awards.
She spent two years as a multimedia journalist at KFDM/KBTV in Beaumont, Texas, where she covered everything from historic flooding to crime.
Kara is excited to be back in her home state reporting.
If you have any story ideas and tips or you just want to say hello, please reach out to her.
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