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Ali Meyer joined the Oklahoma’s News Channel 4 Team in July of 2000. She anchors the NewsChannel 4 Morning Show and files special reports for the 10 p.m. news.

Before joining KFOR-TV, Ali worked as a general assignment reporter at WTVH in Syracuse, New York. Ali graduated Cum Laude from the Newhouse School of Communications at Syracuse University.

Ali has traveled all over the country chasing the big stories for News Channel 4. Ali was part of the team that covered the Timothy McVeigh execution in Terre Haute, Indiana. She spent ten days in Salt Lake City covering the Winter Olympic Games. Ali scoured the eastern half of Texas, following emergency crews as they collected pieces of debris from the Columbia Shuttle disaster.

Ali spent months after the deadly Moore tornado of 2013 working on investigative news stories highlighting the lack of tornado saferooms in Oklahoma schools.

Through the years Ali has been honored for excellence in journalism. Ali won an Edward R. Murrow Award for documenting the survival of Moore tornado victim Edith Morales. Ali has earned three regional Emmy Awards for her investigative and long-form reporting work. She also earned a National News Emmy Award as part of the KFOR team coverage of the 2013 Moore Tornado. Ali has been nominated eleven times for the prestigious regional Emmy award. Ali has also been awarded four national Gracie Awards for her reports on issues affecting women.

Ali has been honored by the Oklahoma Association of Broadcasters, the Oklahoma Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists, the Oklahoma Associated Press and the William Randolph Hearst Foundation for her journalistic integrity.

When Ali’s not chasing news stories, she focused on her family. Ali and her husband, Zachary, have four daughters.

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    GRAPHIC: Two dogs shot to death while tied up in Oklahoma

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Police are investigating a case of animal cruelty that could have been deadly for an Oklahoma City family. Two dogs showed up about a week and a half ago, in a neighborhood near I-35 and Grand Boulevard. The dogs are hound mixes, one male and one female. They seemed to be well-cared for, spayed and neutered. A neighbor who lives next door to Paul McGregor took them in, started feeding and caring for the pair about 10 days […]

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    “I will not feel remorse for something I didn’t do,” Former OKC police officer Daniel Holtzclaw talks about rape conviction

    OKLAHOMA CITY — Daniel Holtzclaw is answering questions for the first time since his conviction on 18 criminal counts of rape and sexual assault. The case grabbed national headlines after 13 Oklahoma City women accused the officer of sexual attacks while on duty for the Oklahoma City Police Department. NewsChannel 4’s Ali Meyer is the only Oklahoma City reporter who has spoken to Holtzclaw since his conviction. Holtzclaw is several months into his 263 year prison sentence. He is in […]

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    Former Oklahoma City police officer Daniel Holtzclaw gives first interview following rape conviction

    OKLAHOMA CITY — Former Oklahoma City police officer Daniel Holtzclaw has granted his first post-conviction interview to KFOR’s Ali Meyer. Last year, Holtzclaw was convicted on 18 criminal counts of the rape and sexual assault of eight victims. The case grabbed national headlines after 13 Oklahoma City women accused the officer of sexual attacks while on duty. Holtzclaw tells Meyer he thought the jury would find him innocent. Instead, the Oklahoma County jury put Holtzclaw away for the rest of […]

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    Take ‘The Privilege Meter’ test

    NORMAN, Okla. – It is invisible, powerful and uncomfortable: white privilege. Once again, the University of Oklahoma is at the center of a heated debate on a controversial race issue. If you’re not familiar with the term, privilege is the unearned, unnoticed sum of assets gifted to the majority at birth, because they are the norm. In America, being white means you will experience life differently than your minority neighbors. Most people believe there are several forms of privilege, it’s […]

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    Testing for privilege in Oklahoma?

    NORMAN, Okla. – Privilege is a popular topic theses day – on college campuses, in politics, music and pop culture. It is the idea special advantages exist for certain groups of people, often Americans who are white, straight or male. It is controversial. How do you know if you are privileged? Can minority Americans be privileged? At the University of Oklahoma, one human relations professor offers a test to determine privilege. Here’s a sampling of the questions: Has a stranger ever […]

  • Cancer

    The role Oklahoma will play in curing cancer

    OKLAHOMA – In Oklahoma, we rank the 45th in the country, near the bottom, when it comes to cancer treatment and cancer death. But, did you know our state legislature started working toward changing that more than 15 years ago? And, now, in 2016, we are ready to start the process toward being accredited by the National Cancer Institute, the gold standard of cancer care. NewsChannel 4’s Ali Meyer was the only reporter invited to speak with the director of […]

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    The role Oklahoma will play in curing cancer

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma ranks near the bottom when it comes to the treatment of cancer and deaths related to the disease. Earlier this year, President Obama announced a federal push to cure cancer. “For the loved ones we’ve all lost, for the families we can still save, let’s make America the country that cures cancer once and for all,” he said. Obama called for a push to cure cancer during his State of the Union Address. The biomedical research […]

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    Teacher’s union on Oklahoma City Public Schools superintendent: “He needs to be gone”

    OKLAHOMA CITY – There is still a lot of confusion about what in the world is going on with Oklahoma City Public Schools superintendent Rob Neu. According to his employment contract, Neu is supposed to work for the district until summer of 2017. But, Thursday night’s special session seems to indicate Neu is not going to be working at the state’s largest district much longer. Officially, Neu is “not working,” but he has not been fired, he has not resigned and […]

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    Oklahoma City Public School Board takes $25,000 trip to conference amid budget crisis

    OKLAHOMA CITY – The largest public school district in the state is $30 million in the hole thanks to two revenue failures at the Oklahoma State Capitol. As rumors started flying about the superintendent’s possible resignation, the school board was actually out-of-town at a national conference. Last weekend, seven school board members and Oklahoma City Public Schools Superintendent Rob Neu took an expensive trip to Boston, Massachusetts for the annual National School Boards Association Conference. “(Teachers) are going to be ticked off,” said […]

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    Man charged for stalking woman at Target

    MIDWEST CITY, Okla. – The District Attorney in Oklahoma County has filed a misdemeanor charge against a man accused of stalking women at a metro Target store. Cody Stephens, 21, lives in Midwest City, not too far from the Target store where he is accused of stalking women. According to Midwest City police, it started back on February 10th at the Target in the 7500 block of SE 29th. A woman complained a suspicious man was following behind her. The […]

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    Historic Edmond school buildings get tornado shelters

    EDMOND, Okla. – Edmond Schools continues to set the bar high when it comes to sheltering their student body in saferooms for severe weather. Tornado shelter construction is underway at three of the district’s oldest school buildings. In Edmond, every building constructed after 1990 is built with a tornado saferoom. Currently, there are enough shelters to protect about half of the student body if severe weather strikes during the school day. For students in the district’s pre-1990 buildings, there is […]