New Morning Anchor Swaps Acting for Broadcasting

You may know him as the new face of 13 WREX’s morning show, but chances are, you’ll also recognize him for the work he did before entering broadcast journalism.

Northwest Neighbors: Kelsie Passolt

Media Profile: Golf is more than a game for this ambitious young television reporter. In fact, it’s won her quite a few accomplishments outside the newsroom.






Katie Nilsson Balances Work and Motherhood

This Minnesota native has made herself at home in Rockford, as a longtime personality on WREX and as a happy mother. Discover what this talented storyteller loves about covering our region.






Life is Anything But Boring for Jeannie Hayes

This fun-loving TV news personality enjoys Oprah Winfrey’s show, animals and adventures. See what this busy young journalist is up to next.






Julie Martin, Storm Chaser

She laughs in the face of danger – or at least tries not to think about it, as she reports from the sites of hurricanes, floods and other severe weather events. It’s all in a day’s work for this Rockford-area native.