Kristi O'Connor

Kristi O'Connor

News Reporter

Charlotte, NC

Kristi O'Connor reports out of WBTV's South Carolina bureau and anchors WBTV Saturday Morning.

Recent Articles by Kristi

  Novant Health doctors prescribe antimalarial drug to some patients with severe cases of COVID-19

  Strangers lend RVs to healthcare workers in need of place to stay

  North Carolina removes red tape for retired nurses and graduates to get licensed

  Feeling isolated from staying at home and social distancing

  Effectiveness of handmade medical masks and how one hospital system is putting them to use

  Non-essential cancer-related appointments postponed, here’s how physicians are deciding what can wait

  OneBlood switches to appointment-only, needs donors to book as blood drives are canceled

  NC health and business leaders at odds over statewide ‘shelter-in-place’ order

  Backlog at testing labs delays notification to patients, causing potential exposure to others

  Rock Hill manufacturer produces face masks to meet high demand

  Expecting mothers considered high risk for COVID-19, here’s what you need to know

  Virtual doctor’s visits on the rise as people stay inside to reduce chance of COVID-19 exposure

  CMPD investigates deadly hit and run in East Charlotte

  Salisbury Police investigate murder-suicide on Fairview Street

  Wingate University lockdown lifted, police still searching for man suspected in attempted armed robbery

  Two men crash into Fort Mill church after police chase, 2 arrested

  Veteran CMS bus driver says district is not cleaning school buses

  North Carolina works around federal government to find other methods of testing for coronavirus

  Driver facing multiple charges in deadly DWI hit-and-run crash in west Charlotte

  Pedestrian struck, killed while walking on I-85 in Belmont

  Cancer families struggle to find medical masks amid coronavirus outbreak

  Financial advisors say stock market drop serves as stark reminder to get a proper retirement plan

Charlotte Fire responds to two house fires early Sunday morning

  UNCC student uprooted during study abroad trip in Italy

  CMS prepares for potential spread of coronavirus

  North and South Carolina school districts prepare for spread of coronavirus

  Congressman Joe Clyburn makes influential endorsement ahead of S.C. primary

  6-month-old missing boy from Matthews found dead in Charlotte cemetery

  York County nonprofit feels loss of Earth Fare stores closing

  Presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders holds campaign rally in Charlotte