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

  Death doulas provide emotional support, education during the process of dying

  Lake Wylie woman pleads guilty to fatally poisoning husband with eye drops

  Piedmont Medical Center to open freestanding emergency room in Fort Mill

  Gaston County woman receives medical bill more than a year later, too late to file appeal

  Suspended Chester Co. Sheriff indicted on new public corruption allegations

  Elderberry syrup gaining popularity in fight against cold and flu

  Hickory, N.C. woman and baby survive after mom suffers rare heart attack mid-pregnancy

  Two dead, one seriously hurt in Gaston County crash

  Charlotte BBB cautions public from committing to New Years resolution contracts right away

  NICU nurse spends fifth Christmas with former patient who is now her son

  Proposed change to N.C. rule could pave way to better access to dental care

  Retailers meet customer demands by providing products made with safer chemicals

  Mecklenburg County among the first in the country where nationwide HIV plan is implemented

  Homeless woman thankful for her health, after getting free access to care

  Nonsmoking lung cancer patient aims to reduce stigma, raise awareness for more research

  North Carolina infant mortality rates reach 31-year-low

  S.C. veteran pushes for change after cancer goes undiagnosed by Army for more than 2 years

  Pediatric cancer cure rates improving, more research to be done locally

  York County woman addicted to opiates finds hope in new drug rehabilitation program

  Shooting victim pronounced dead in hallway of uptown Charlotte apartments

  Novant Health’s TytoHome to expand virtual care

  Consuming dietary supplements not approved by the FDA a gamble for athletes

  OrthoCarolina physician assistant a driving force behind NASCAR race teams

  Open enrollment for health insurance on the public marketplace begins Friday

CMPD investigates homicide in south Charlotte

  Doctors say it’s safe for expecting moms and breastfeeding moms to get the flu shot

  Atrium Health surgeons demonstrate use of robots in surgery on jack-o-lantern

  HPV vaccine a decade later shows drastic drop in infection and cancer rates, doctors say it could get better

  Novant Health utilizes new technology to detect strokes quicker

  Portions of Brookshire Blvd. shut down after pedestrian struck and killed in accident