Steve Ohnesorge

Steve Ohnesorge

Bureau Reporter

Charlotte, NC

Steve started as a photographer at WBTV in 1975, leaving for CBS (New York) in 1980. He returned from New York a year later and in 1981, started the Morganton-based newsroom.


Recent Articles by Steve

  Rare ‘silver fox’ spotted in NC, believed to be someone’s pet

  Pedestrian killed along Highway 321 in Caldwell County, investigation ongoing

  Town of Rhodhiss celebrates 50th anniversary of their part in the moon landing

Massive fire destroys N.C. chicken house, kills 11K chickens, causes more than $300k of damage

  911 calls released in Burke Co. murder case where authorities say the suspect made the call

  Man pleads guilty in death of firefighter, could be free in Feb. with 28-month sentence

  Lenoir Rhyne University Football stadium home grandstands declared unsafe, must be removed and replaced

  Fire displaces 22 people, smoke detectors saved their says, say Fire officials

  Vets at Hickory Aviation Museum hope folks don’t forget their history this Fourth of July

  Duke Energy work has Lookout Shoals Lake homeowners watching lake levels

  Applications accepted as flood relief centers open

  Blowing Rock community rallies behind owner of burned business that has a Prayer tree

  Early blooms spelled bumper crop instead of disaster for Lincoln County peach crop

  Documents: Children shot, mom run over before N.C. home set on fire, body dumped in river

  N.C. children found dead in burned home identified, mother’s body believed to be in Catawba River

  Catawba County sends teams out to assess the flood damage

  Home explodes in Granite Falls, no one hurt

  Mudslides shut down Watauga County Road

  Burke Co. man accused of killing 18-year-old ex-girlfriend goes before judge as victim’s family watches

  Two admit responsibility in Fentanyl deaths

  Bear sightings on the rise with one spotted in Lenoir

  ‘Person of interest’ charged in Catawba Co. homicide

  Statesville files lawsuit over business’s massive American flag, CEO challenges rule

  ATM fraud case connects Hickory to Asheville

  Burke High School Band preparing to head to Normandy, France for D-Day celebrations

  NC firefighters prepping for the heat wave

  Warnings issued about waterfalls after a deadly 2018 in NC

  Major construction projects underway at Appalachian State University

  Red Cross appeals to donors as blood shortage grows

  Former Caldwell County school bus driver set to go on trial for murder, claims self defense