Friday, December 19, 2014

Lexie O'Connor bids farewell to NEWSChannel 2

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - NEWSChannel 2 reporter Lexie O'Connor will leave WKTV on Friday after being at the station for nearly two years.

She will move to work at a television station in Portland, Maine.

Lexie began at WKTV in August of 2011. She's a native of Boston, Massachusetts.

At NEWSChannel 2, some of her work included continuing coverage of the Mohawk Valley School Merger, the Utica Arterial Project and she was live on the scene of the manhunt following the Herkimer County Shootings. She also recently reported from Boston following the Marathon Bombings.

Before WKTV, Lexie reported for Boston's Neighborhood Network News. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from Boston University with a degree in Broadcast Journalism in 2011.

All of Lexie's colleagues wish her the best of luck as moves on in her journalism career.