Matt Kroschel

Matt grew up in a small town tucked away in a high Rocky Mountain valley with a ski area literally out his back door.

Matt comes to WHNT from the CBS affiliate in Grand Junction, CO. He has worked in newspaper, radio and in front of the camera getting paid to tell stories since he was 16 years old when he got his first reporting job.

Matt is an Emmy award winning journalist who has covered the big stories and has appeared on national TV. He graduated from Colorado Mesa University on the Western Slope of Colorado with a degree in Mass Communications.

Matt is eager to continue meeting the wonderful people here in the Tennessee Valley.

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Recent Articles

  • UPDATE: HAZMAT Teams Locate Source Gas Leak at Gurley City Hall

    Posted on: 5:49 pm, April 22, 2014, by and , updated on: 10:19pm, April 22, 2014

    GURLEY, Ala. (WHNT) – HAZMAT teams from Huntsville responded to the scene of a gas leak at Gurley City Hall Tuesday...
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  • UPDATE: Small Plane Crash-Lands At Huntsville International Airport

    Posted on: 8:38 pm, April 21, 2014, by , updated on: 10:56pm, April 21, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) — A small aircraft crashed short of the runway and flipped at the Huntsville International Airport Monday...
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  • Tourism Dollars Pumping Big Money Into Rocket City Economy

    Posted on: 5:14 pm, April 21, 2014, by , updated on: 07:16pm, April 21, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) — With more than half of all travelers coming to Madison County  on business, experts are urging...
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  • Easter Brings Different Traditions And Celebrations

    Posted on: 10:17 pm, April 18, 2014, by

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT)–  This Easter Christians around the world remember and celebrate the resurrection of Jesus, but sometimes how they...
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  • UPDATE: Man Escapes Stalled Car Moments Before Collision With Train

    Posted on: 9:08 pm, April 17, 2014, by and , updated on: 10:22pm, April 17, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – A train smashed into a car stalled out on the tracks in downtown Huntsville Thursday night,...
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  • Threat Assessment: Local Campus Police Prepared To Handle All Threats

    Posted on: 8:06 pm, April 16, 2014, by , updated on: 10:20pm, April 16, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) —  In the wake of a threat scribbled on a bathroom wall at Auburn University, that forced...
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  • UPDATE: Off-duty Morgan CO. Deputy Fires Shot at Suspect at Huntsville’s South Parkway Walmart

    Posted on: 2:37 pm, April 15, 2014, by and , updated on: 10:36pm, April 15, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – UPDATE: Morgan County Sheriff Ana Franklin says the man shot by one of her off-duty  deputies at...
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  • Pollen Leaves Residents Sneezing, Scratching and Coughing

    Posted on: 6:32 pm, April 11, 2014, by , updated on: 10:12pm, April 11, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – With spring and a high pollen count many may be struggling to breathe, scratching their eyes out...
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  • Local Runners Vow To Be Back In Boston For Bombing Anniversary

    Posted on: 8:09 pm, April 10, 2014, by , updated on: 10:29pm, April 10, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT)– A pair of bombs explode near the finish line of one of America’s most well-known marathons leaving...
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  • Loyal Fans: Final Huntsville Stars’ Home Season Opener Is “Bittersweet”

    Posted on: 7:18 pm, April 9, 2014, by , updated on: 11:10am, April 10, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT)– Huntsville Stars’ baseball fans came in the hundreds for the 30th and final season home opener Wednesday...
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  • Huntsville Developer Announces New Plans for Constellation Property at Parkway & Clinton Ave.

    Posted on: 4:01 pm, April 8, 2014, by and , updated on: 10:41am, April 9, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – A Huntsville developer says there’s new life coming to vacant property at the corner of Memorial...
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  • UPDATE: Decatur City Council Approves Sweetwater Development Deal

    Posted on: 6:09 am, April 7, 2014, by and , updated on: 11:05pm, April 7, 2014

    DECATUR, Ala. (WHNT) – The Decatur City Council voted 3-2 to approve phase one of the Sweetwater development Monday evening. It...
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