Natalie Kucko joined the news team as a reporter in May 2017.
Natalie was born and raised in Rochester, New York. She graduated from St. Bonaventure University in 2017 with a B.A. in journalism and mass communication. At St. Bonaventure, Natalie was involved with the student-run television station, SBU-TV, where she served as an anchor, reporter and producer. She also worked with the campus radio station, WSBU 88.3 The Buzz, as a news director and later as station manager.
Natalie grew to love the news business after interning at WROC-TV and WHAM-TV in her hometown of Rochester.
When she's not reporting, Natalie enjoys singing, traveling and spending time with friends and family.
If you have a story idea, you can e-mail Natalie at firstname.lastname@example.org or follow her on Twitter @NatalieKucko.
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