Kristin Weisell

KRLD Reporter Kristin Weisell

KRLD Reporter Kristin Weisell

Kristin is a morning and early afternoon news reporter on KRLD and feels incredibly lucky to be working at such an awesome radio station so early in her career.

Born and raised in Richardson, she first decided news broadcast was for her in high school, after her younger sister encouraged her to do it so someone could do her makeup and hair every day. But in her first week at the Walter Cronkite Journalism School at Arizona State University, she went on a whim to a student radio meeting, got her own news show, and was hooked on radio.

While at school, she dabbled in entertainment but eventually came back to her first love, news.

Kristin was honored to place in the top 12 of the fall 2012 Hearst Journalism Awards in her junior year. She graduated from the Cronkite School and Arizona State in May 2014, and came home to Dallas.

Kristin was an active member of the Alpha Gamma Delta sorority while at school, and is now an active alum.

She also volunteers at the Second Chance SPCA in Plano.

She loves her family, friends, Downton Abbey, the Dallas Mavericks, country music, and a good strong margarita.

Follow Kristin on Twitter @KristinWeisKRLD

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12/07/2017

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12/05/2017

Shake-Up At Plano ISD As Board Member, Superintendent Binggeli Step Down

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11/28/2017

Dallas Holiday Parade Saved By Generous Donation

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11/16/2017

Dallas Has Fighting Chance To Host Amazon’s Second HQ

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11/15/2017

Dallas Council Votes To Settle Some Cases Over Police & Fire Back Pay

Several 20-year-old lawsuits about police and fire department back pay have finally been settled.

11/14/2017

Dallas ISD Considering Earlier Start Next Year

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11/09/2017

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10/20/2017

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