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

  • Huntsville Leaders Fight Perception of Failing Schools

    Posted on: 6:21 pm, March 17, 2014, by , updated on: 08:23am, March 18, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT)–  Huntsville city leaders are fighting perception. A list labeling nine Huntsville schools as ‘failing’ has forced the city...
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  • Alzheimer’s Association Offers Support, Counseling Services

    Posted on: 4:01 pm, March 12, 2014, by

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) — Right now in Alabama 91,000 people are suffering from Alzheimer’s and that number continues to grow....
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  • UPDATE: Carly’s Law Passes Senate After Announced Partnership with UAB Researchers

    Posted on: 10:11 am, March 11, 2014, by , updated on: 10:28pm, March 11, 2014

    MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WHNT) – Carly’s Law passed the Alabama Senate on a 34-0 vote Tuesday. The sponsors of the bill...
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  • Athens Police and Fire Workers To Receive Pay Raises

    Posted on: 7:05 pm, March 10, 2014, by , updated on: 10:46pm, March 10, 2014

    ATHENS, Ala. (WHNT) — City leaders are confident a new pay scale approved by the Athens city council Monday evening...
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    Athens Police
  • Stop The Violence: Rap Musicians Take Stage To Fight Back Against Violence

    Posted on: 10:15 pm, March 7, 2014, by , updated on: 10:23pm, March 7, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) — Hundreds of people gathered Friday evening at Hope Community Church to listen to rap music during...
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  • Guntersville Man Beats Cancer Through Stem Cell Transplant

    Posted on: 10:16 am, March 6, 2014, by , updated on: 10:27pm, March 6, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT)  – Given a 50/50 chance of survival, Joseph Overton knew he was not got to stop fighting...
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    Joseph Overton, left, and his physician, Dr. Jeremy Hon (Photo: WHNT News 19)
  • Bill Allowing Loaded Guns in Vehicles Without Permit Gains Support

    Posted on: 3:26 pm, March 5, 2014, by , updated on: 10:18pm, March 5, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – A bill to allow people to carry loaded pistols in their vehicles without having a concealed carry...
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  • NASA’s 2015 Budget Would Keep Staffing Levels Flat, Provide Stability

    Posted on: 5:42 pm, March 4, 2014, by , updated on: 10:46pm, March 4, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) — Leaders at NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center say President Obama’s proposed 2015 budget will keep funding...
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  • Wounded Blue: Assaulted Police Officers Gain New Allies

    Posted on: 5:01 pm, February 25, 2014, by , updated on: 08:10am, February 26, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT)– Police officers are on the front lines in the war on crime, and new data released by...
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  • Officials: New Grissom High Site Could Spark Revitalization

    Posted on: 7:18 pm, February 24, 2014, by and , updated on: 09:01am, February 25, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Huntsville city leaders say the relocation of Grissom High School could spark a revitalization of the...
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  • UPDATE: National Weather Service Concludes Four Tornadoes Touched Down Thursday Night

    Posted on: 6:30 pm, February 21, 2014, by and , updated on: 10:18pm, February 21, 2014

    TENNESSEE VALLEY, Ala. (WHNT) – The National Weather Service in Huntsville has concluded that four tornadoes touched down in the...
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    Storm damage at Mountain View Apartments and nearby homes at Gault Avenue & 55th Street in Fort Payne. (Photo: Tim Hanson/WHNT News 19)
  • Madison County Sheriff Deputies Arrest Man For Child Sex Crimes

    Posted on: 12:33 pm, February 21, 2014, by

    MADISON COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT)– Sheriff investigators in Madison County arrested 37-year-old David Wayne Wallace Friday. He faces a long list...
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