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Kristen Copeland

Kristen produces and co-anchors the Live at Five Newshour and co-anchors NEWSChannel 2 at 6:00.

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Kristen produces and co-anchors the Live at Five Newshour and co-anchors NEWSChannel 2 at 6:00.

She joined the NEWSChannel 2 team in 2005 and has worked on every show at some point along the way.

Kristen is proud to call the Mohawk Valley home. This is where she was born, this is where she went to school and this is where she chooses to live and work.

Kristen is a 2001 graduate of New Hartford High School and a 2005 graduate of SUNY Oneonta where she studied Mass Communication.

In 2013, Kristen and her husband, Chris welcomed their daughter Summer Rose into the world. Kristen, Chris and Summer live in New Hartford with their dog, Lucy.

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Recent Posts by Kristen Copeland

NEWSTALK: Project Fibonacci STEAM Conference

Project Fibonacci is taking everyone to Mars this summer. The annual STEAM conference is taking place July 28 - August 3. The event focuses on how we will live on Mars once we travel there.

GTD 2019: Lucas Russell

Lucas Russell, of Whitesboro, was not selected as part of the 2019 Go the Distance team but he showed up anyway. Lucas ran every week, three times a week, for 12 weeks and earned a spot as the honorary member of this year's class.

NEWSTALK: RCIL Dining for a Cause

Enjoy an evening of fine cuisine and auctions to benefit local Senior Citizens! Wednesday, June 5th from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Dorothy Smith Center for Advocacy at RCIL, 1607 Genesee Street, Utica.

Running in the rain: Go The Distance runners battle the elements in Week 4

Although it’s not the most pleasant day to train for the Boilermaker – we have a dedicated bunch.

NEWSTALK: Oneida County Travel Guide

The Official 2019 Oneida County Travel Guide, published by the Utica Observer-Dispatch, is a comprehensive full color 56-page guide that highlights the places, people, and events that make the area a premier destination.

A good pair of running shoes is key to Boilermaker success

NewsChannel 2's Kristen Copeland talked to the experts at the Sneaker Store about finding the right sneakers.

NEWSTALK: Moonlight Trail Event

Positively Rome is hosting a Moonlight Trail Excursion on Saturday, February 16th. It's happening from 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on a one-mile trail at Delta Lake State Park.

NEWSTALK: Make-a-Wish Luncheon

Make-a-Wish CNY is once again teaming up with the Utica College Men's Hockey Team for the Hockey for Wishes Luncheon. The fundraiser features the Utica College Men's Hockey Team and includes autograph and photo opportunities, delicious food, basket raffles, and a special player auction that allows attendees to bid on and sit with their favorite players.

NEWSTALK: Utica Rescue Mission Thanksgiving

The Rescue Mission of Utica is hosting the annual Great Thanksgiving Banquet on Thursday, November 22nd.

Local bridges part of $262 million state repair program

A plan to replace or repair 165 bridges and culverts across the state is going to cost New York taxpayers more than $262 million.

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