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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.


Recent Articles
  • Loophole uncovered in Oklahoma’s brand new law regarding Amazon sales tax

    OKLAHOMA – When is the last time you ordered something online? Perhaps, there’s a package on your doorstep right now! Online retailers have begun to charge sales tax on online orders. But, Ali Meyer uncovered a loophole in Oklahoma’s brand new law, and it involves the sales tax. Young professionals, Cody and Krista Crouch have discovered it. They noticed amazon.com started charging sales tax March 1, but the tax is not reflected on every order. Oklahoma rancher, Andrea Decker, noticed […]

  • Attorney arrested after allegedly egging cars in Nichols Hills

    Here is an UPDATE to the original story below: (5.9.17) –The District Attorney dismissed all charges ‘in the best interest of justice’ in this case  See court documents here–Hensley Documents NICHOLS HILLS, Okla. — An Oklahoma attorney has been charged with a misdemeanor crime for allegedly vandalizing cars parked in front of her parent’s million dollar home. On Feb. 11, an eyewitness called 911 to report the incident near the corner of Wilshire and Waverly. The 911 caller was driving by […]

  • Oklahoma City Police uncover alleged sexual assault at juvenile psychiatric hospital, no charges filed

    OKLAHOMA CITY — Police are investigating a disturbing case of sexual assault involving two teenage patients at a juvenile mental health hospital. Administrators at Cedar Ridge Psychiatric Hospital first called Oklahoma City police on Saturday for assistance searching for a runaway girl. Police detectives discovered the runaway was in trouble with the facility. “They determined the female who had run away was actually accused of a crime,” said Oklahoma City Police MSgt. Gary Knight. Detectives discovered the 16-year-old runaway had been caught […]

  • The Friendly Market trial could affect glass pipes sales in Oklahoma

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  • AMAZING: Orphaned bird joins famous owl nest

    OKLAHOMA CITY – We have an exciting update on a brood of owls who’ve nested in one family’s window box for six years. The great horned owls first discovered Jeff and Deziray Click’s flower box back in 2010. The Clicks set up a webcam to watch the owls. Their oldest daughter, Alessondra, started leading discussions about owls in chatrooms and school classrooms. Alessondra, who is 12 years old now, has become a real expert in owl behavior. To date, nine million people […]

  • Dateline NBC profiles murder of OKC woman

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Jarrae Estepp was just 15-years-old when she started selling herself to strangers on South Robinson Avenue. Young and pretty, Esteep was very popular on the streets. “She was out here daily, all day long for all of 2011 and 2012,” said Video Vigilante Brian Bates, who regularly documents street prostitution in South Oklahoma City. Bates remembers Estepp went by the street names “Sarah” and “Honeybee.” She was particularly hard to forget after she became pregnant and continued […]

  • Budget cuts force board to consider closure of special needs school

    OKLAHOMA CITY – In light of another revenue failure at the Oklahoma State Capitol, the state’s largest school district is trying, once again, to balance its budget. Superintendent Aurora Lora has proposed the closure of six school buildings – an effort that could potentially save the district $1.2 million. The Oklahoma State Department of Education cut Oklahoma City Public Schools funding by $30 million last year. This year, the district is bracing for $4 million to $16 million in additional cuts. One […]

  • Did you hear about Al Roker’s Guinness World Record at the University of Oklahoma?

    NORMAN, Okla. – NBC’s Al Roker stopped by the University of Oklahoma campus to break a Guinness World Record on Monday. It’s part of Roker’s annual nationwide campaign, Rokerthon. Hundreds of OU students beat the sunrise to come out to the Gaylord Family Oklahoma Memorial Stadium to help break a world record on home turf. Guinness Word Record official Michael Empric is traveling with Roker to verify all world records. At OU, students tried to form human weather symbols, including […]

  • Deeper look into alleged ‘secret life’ of Oklahoma Sen. Shortey

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  • Man has 15 strokes in one day and lives to tell about it

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  • Does your school library have this vulgar book?

    DEL CITY – A middle school mother is pushing for a school library investigation after her young son came home from school with inappropriate reading material. Jessica Baughman-Rubio is extremely concerned, because her son checked out a library book full on vulgar material and language. ‘Stuck In The Middle’ is a graphic novel, which are very popular with middle school children. Graphic novels are similar to old-fashioned comic books. But, inside the pages, Baughman-Rubio found vulgar material, including swear words, bullying, […]