Abby Acone

Reporter/Weather Anchor

Abby Acone
Abby Acone
Reporter/Weather Anchor
Abby joined the KIMA/KEPR Action News team in July 2012 after graduating from the Edward R. Murrow College of Communication at WSU. Go Cougs! There, she reported and anchored for Cable 8 News, student-run nightly newscast.

During the last year, she covered stories that ranged from the oldest red-tailed hawk on record to student debt and Initiative 1183. Abby also gained experience by acting as talent for a variety of the student-run television shows and KUGR radio. For experience behind the camera, she interned for Sony at the National Association of Broadcasters 2012.

In summer of 2011, Abby interned with CBS affiliate, KIRO-TV, in Seattle. There, she first learned to write, track and cut packages. She also acted as a social media producer for the live Seafair Twitter feed.

Abby grew up in Bellevue, Wash., home to her frequent Starbucks and hiking fix. She looks forward to getting to know the Tri-Cities community and she's always looking for a good story! Don’t hesitate to contact Abby with ideas.

Recent stories by Abby Acone

Newslinks 60th Annual Shrine Circus
For additional ticket information, follow this link!
Newslinks Ukulele Classes
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Newslinks Baron Farms
To learn more about Baron Farms' free range beef and poultry, click here!
Newslinks Zumba Classes
To learn more about Roberto Parra's classes, follow this link!
Newslinks Horse Odyssey
To learn more about the program, click here!
Newslinks Girl Scout Cookie Locator
If you're on the hunt for Samoas or Thin Mints, follow this link to connect with a local troop!