Chloe Ortega


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Get to know Chloe!

Chloe Ortega joined the KOLO 8 News team in October 2017 as a morning reporter for Good Morning Reno after spending a few months as a bureau reporter at KRCR News in Chico, California.

Chloe graduated from San Francisco State University in May 2017 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Broadcasting and Electronic Communication Arts. While attending school, Chloe was a Multimedia journalist and anchor for the school’s newscast, “State of Events.”

During her years as a college student, Chloe interned at two Bay Area stations, KTVU Fox News and ABC7 News. During her internships she was able to help cover various stories, from President Obama’s visit to San Francisco to interviewing Steph Curry after the Warriors' NBA championship in 2015.

After graduating college, Chloe was able to immediately land a job at KRCR News in Chico. During her time with KRCR News, Chloe reported on devastating wildfires in Butte County, and covered the aftermath of the Oroville Dam Spillway crisis. After a few months at the station, she received an opportunity to move to Reno and join the KOLO 8 News team.

During her free time, you can find her snuggled up reading a book, working out, or exploring new hiking spots. She loves coffee and watching movies. Chloe is excited to be living in Reno, and is hoping to learn how to snowboard during the winter season.

If you have any story ideas or news tips, feel free to contact her through email or Facebook.

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