- KOCO NewsWeekend Anchor/Reporter, 2013 - present
- KVUE NewsReporter/Fill-in Anchor, 2011 - 2012
- KLTV 7MMJ/Weekend Anchor, 2009 - 2011
Morgan Chesky is an award winning journalist who comes to Oklahoma after covering stories drawing national attention from his native state of Texas.
His latest assignment at KOCO News is anchoring the weekend newscasts and offering a clear look on the latest news through his weekday reports.
coming to Oklahoma, Morgan spent more than a year in Austin covering
the constant issues arising from city hall. He reported live amidst one
of the state's largest disasters, when wildfires tore across Central
Texas, leaving thousands homeless. In 2009, during his time anchoring
and reporting in Tyler, Texas, he witnessed the impact of Fort Hood's
mass shooting. Over the next few days, his stories and interviews of
soldiers offered a glimpse inside the tragedy.
has been recognized for his work most recently from Texas Associated
Press Broadcasters as one of the state's top reporters. His in-depth
series on conditions at a Christian bootcamp was also honored, and led
to organizers canceling the event after exposing numerous injuries and
mistreatment of participants.
When he's not on TV, you can find Morgan knocking out a few miles on a run, or on the Oklahoma river as an aspiring rower. His passion for journalism he discovered at Sam Houston State University is one he loves to share with classrooms and online through the site Breaking into Broadcasting.
You can follow Morgan's reports on Twitter@BreakingChesky.
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- Sam Houston State UniversityBroadcast JournalismHistory Minor