Kristen Quon

Producer/Reporter

POSTED: 5:39 PM May 13 2014   UPDATED: 3:15 PM Jul 30 2014
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Kristen Quon is a producer and multimedia journalist for News 5 WCYB.

Kristen is a Savannah, Georgia native, but moved to Johnson City to study journalism at Milligan College. While in school she interned with PBS in Washington D.C. and other news stations in the Tri-Cities.

Kristen has a Bachelor of Arts in multimedia journalism from Milligan College, where she was a member of the cheerleading squad from 2010 to 2014. She is a diehard Atlanta Falcons fan, and a coffee lover.

Kristen believes everyone has a story to tell and would love to hear yours! If you have a news tip, or would just like to say hello, email her at kquon@wcyb.com.

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Kristen's Most Recent Stories

Johnson City businesses gear up for Halloween night

Halloween is right around the corner, and it is easy to get wrapped up in the cute costumes...but it can also be a time for dangerous distractions.

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Select Virginia schools named "high achievers" by state Board of Education

A few Virginia schools with high poverty rates are being honored for making the grade.

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Johnson City Chamber supports merger of Wellmont with Mountain States Health Alliance

The Johnson City Chamber of Commerce is supporting a merger between Wellmont and Mountain States.

Zombie 3K promotes Sullivan South JROTC program

This month, the Junior ROTC department at Sullivan South High School were given a project in order to bring attention to the program, and maybe raise money as well.

Johnson City Symphony introduces music to young audience

The Johnson City Symphony held its educational concert today at Freedom Hall.

Police: Man bangs on window, threatens to kill people

An Arkansas man has been charged with banging on a drive-thru window and saying it was time for him to start killing people.
  

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Suspect in custody after shooting in Bristol, Virginia

A man is recovering after being shot in the back Saturday night in Bristol, Virginia.

6th Street festival draws large crowd to downtown Bristol

Comic book fans, and children of all ages flooded to downtown Bristol for the annual 6th Street festival.

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TBI, Johnson County authorities investigating death at Backbone Rock

One person was killed at Backbone Rock in Johnson County.

Popular car seat recalled over safety concerns

The recall involves certain Evenflo Embrace 35 rear-facing infant child restraints equipped with an am-safe QT1 buckle.

Golden retrievers and owners prepare for competitive event

Internationally renowned retriever trainer, Pat Burns launched the "Pat Burns Elite Retriever" training program. In the sessions, dog owners learn the methods used to train a top-level retriever.

Virginia Congressman weighs in on mine closures and layoffs

Virginia congressman Morgan Griffith stopped by News Five to weigh in on the issue today while lawmakers are in recess.

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