Monica Petruzzelli

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Monica loves telling stories – whether that be through newscasts, documentaries, or the songs she writes. She was born in Boulder, Colorado and raised in sunny San Diego, California. Monica is now happy to be living in Benton County, Washington where she joined KAPP-KVEW’s news team in May 2019.

Monica’s passion for news started at Chapman University, where she studied Broadcast Journalism and Documentary Production. She started off as a reporter and entertainment producer for the university’s newscast, and worked her way up to executive producer, leading 30+ students.

She has held internships with Ryan Seacrest Studios, Smart Money Talk Radio, and ABC7 Los Angeles, to name a few. Her documentary, ‘Alzheimer’s: A Love Story’, has garnered attention around the world, landing a spot in the 2016 Cannes Film Festival.

When she’s not broadcasting, Monica enjoys playing guitar and singing, or exploring and photographing nature. If you have a story idea, you can reach Monica through any of her social media accounts:

Facebook: www.facebook.com/monicareports
Instagram: www.instagram.com/monicareports
Twitter: www.twitter.com/monicareports

You can also email her at monicap@kvewtv.com

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Suspected car prowlers fire gun at person who confronted them in Kennewick

Trooper finds new home for stuffed unicorn found along I-82 in Kennewick

Pasco robbery suspect arrested after police receive tip through social media

Medical Teams International puts out urgent call for medical volunteers in Yakima County

Othello police: Suspect in officer-involved shooting captured

Thursday marks 75 years since the Hiroshima atomic bombing

Kittitas County Incident Management Team recommends virtual learning for fall

Local couple ties the knot with Tri-City Americans theme

Umatilla County stay-at-home order reinstated by Governor Brown

Part of Main Street in Walla Walla to close on weekends to accommodate businesses

Pasco man accidentally shoots himself in the leg after thinking he heard a burglar

Gov. Brown says federal officers are leaving Portland starting Thursday

New 'Peacekeeper' IPA to benefit coroanvirus relief efforts on the Yakama Reservation

Benton City farmworker found dead after tractor accident

West Richland police arrest burglary suspect at JD Diner

Richland School District votes to start fall semester virtually

Drive-through job fair happening in Kennewick on Wednesday

Non-profit partners with Fiesta to offer free food on 'Love is Kind Day'

Pasco police officer's wife injured in ATV accident in Idaho

Kittitas man Life Flighted to Harborview after rollover crash

Richland girl arrested after stabbing family member, jumping out of second-story window

Kennewick apartment complex residents evacuate after fire breaks out

15-year-old boy still missing after being swept underwater in Lake Cle Elum

Bodies of two drowning victims found in Yakima River

Navy helicopter helps hoist stranded Ellensburg hiker to safety

Yakima Valley vineyard workers stop work for 8 minutes and 46 seconds as part of 'Strike for Black Lives'

Kittitas County deputies warn of car prowlers stealing purses, backpacks, valuables

Franklin County firefighters battling structure, haystack fire

Yakima officers arrest man suspected of attacking woman with knife at Fred Meyer

Video shows customer at Papa Murphy's in Kennewick arguing over mask mandate

Man shot outside of Econo Lodge motel in Kennewick, police looking for suspect

Stretch of Kennewick Avenue to close Saturday so restaurants can serve customers in the street

Pickup rollover crash in Kennewick sends two to the hospital

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