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

Man arrested for DUI at Van Pelt Elementary School

A Washington county, Virginia man was arrested this morning after drinking and driving in the parking lot of an elementary school.

Director of Local Non-Profit Arrested for Embezzlement

On Aug. 20, Anita Foster-Machado, was arrested on six felony counts of embezzlement, which happened during her time as the Executive Director of the Bristol Library Foundation.

Retirement home residents evacuate after grease fire

Residents at Hummingbird Retirement Villa had to evacuate after a grease fire ignited in the kitchen.

Bristol Kroger remodeled

The Kroger in Bristol looks a little different today, because of a few renovations.

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Communities write letters to stave off Army cuts

Communities around Fort Campbell are asking residents to write or sign letters to the U.S. Army in an effort to stave off significant cuts at the sprawling Army post that straddles the Tennessee-Kentucky state line.

Explosion sends 6 people to the hospital

An explosion at an apartment building in Danville has sent six people to the hospital.
  

Driver faces charges after crashing into an arts center

A driver faces a defective equipment charge after a trailer carrying guardrails crashed into an arts center in Tazewell County.

Young woman dreams of starting a nonprofit

A former substitute teacher in Elizabethton sees a problem in her community, and she is taking steps to make some changes.

New Information on vehicle crash in Kingsport

News Five has new information about a crash in Kingsport that happened on June 9, 2014.

Bristol Motor Speedway prepares for race day

It is almost time for NASCAR drivers to start their engines on the world's fastest half mile.

65th Annual Greene County Fair happening this week

An annual summertime tradition has children of all ages excited in Greeneville, Tennessee.

History rolls into Abingdon

A Civil War museum on wheels rolled to the Virginia Highlands Festival this year.

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