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

  Charlotte radiologist’s life is saved from cancer research, she pays it forward with $263,000 donation

  WBTV Family Recipes: Leigh’s Cheesy Broccoli Casserole

  Family Recipes: Kristi’s Shredded Cheesy Potatoes

  Alzheimer’s Foundation of America offers free memory screenings during the month of November

Police arrest man in connection with deadly Rock Hill bar shooting

  New YMCA opens in Indian Land

  Athletic trainers help North Carolina high schools return to sports

  Pumpkin farming in the Blue Ridge Mountains booming

  Charlotte Mayor Vi Lyles one of 14 Black mayors featured in new Biden for President campaign ads

  WBTV hosts Project Pink to provide free mammogram screenings to women for fifth consecutive year

  Staying motivated as races go virtual during 2020

  Carrigan Farms opens limited capacity pumpkin picking and haunted trails

  September ends Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month, a disease not often spoken of

  Drive-In concerts become popular alternative to traditional concerts during pandemic

  Clinical trial at Levine Children’s Hospital studies Gene Therapy as possible cure for Sickle Cell Disease

  Charlotte nurse retires from Carolinas Medical Center after 38 years on the job

  Komen Race for the Cure: Stories of survivors

Person rescued from two-story home that caught on fire Sunday morning

  Newly approved drug saves local woman fighting metastatic breast cancer

  N.C.’s Phase 2.5 allows for outdoor visitation at nursing homes

  Death of ’Black Panther’ star Chadwick Boseman shines light on important of colon cancer screening

  Approximately 14 people potentially exposed after two RNC Charlotte attendees tested positive for COVID-19

  Scaled-down RNC gives glimpse of what future group gatherings could look like

  Delegates respond to criticism after some seen not wearing masks at RNC

  CMPD investigates east Charlotte homicide Sunday morning

  RNC delegates arrive in Charlotte, health leaders and local businesses prepare for Monday

  RNC delegates isolate, take home COVID-19 tests before travel to Charlotte

  Car vs. tree closes portion of Beatties Ford Rd. in Huntersville Sunday morning

  NC families prepare for a school year unlike any before

Atrium Health sports medicine specialists weigh in on the return to sports