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Ali Meyer joined News 4 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 travelled all over the country chasing the big stories for News 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 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 four 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 more than a dozen 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 is focused on her family. Ali and her husband, Zachary, have four daughters.

Recent Articles
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  • Oklahoma pre-K student found wandering near busy roadway after leaving school

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  • Oklahoma inmates sue Gov. Fallin, parole board over unsafe conditions

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  • Check out this precious eclipse engagement

    LINCOLN, Neb. — August 21, 2017 was a historic day in America as moon-gazers coast to coast stared up at the sun in the middle of the day. Grant Downing and his girlfriend Natalie Wells drove from Oklahoma City to Pioneer Park near Lincoln, Nebraska to the path of the eclipse to witness the celestial phenomenon in totality. Natalie had no idea, but Grant had even bigger plans for the special day. The couple has been dating about a year. Just […]

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  • Watch: Oklahoma cyber security expert scams a scammer

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  • “I won’t miss ya over a few bucks!” Famous Oklahoma furniture salesman robbed

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