Megan O'Connor

Weekend Anchor/Multimedia Journalist

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Weekend Anchor/Multimedia Journalist

Hometown: Midland, Michigan
School: Northern Michigan University

Megan started with TV6 in January of 2019 as a Weekend Anchor/Multimedia Journalist.

Megan graduated from Northern Michigan University in 3.5 years with a B.S. in Communication Studies with a minor in Music, cum laude. She spent most of her time focusing on giving back to the community by starting the Northern Michigan University Food Pantry through the Student Leader Fellowship Program, hosting benefit concerts, and volunteering around Marquette.

For these actions, Megan was award the Presidential Recognition – Outstanding Service coin from NMU President Fritz Erickson and the Exemplary Service Coin by the Michigan Veterans Affair Agency for her philanthropic efforts towards her school and the Marquette veteran community.

Megan enjoys singing, playing the harp, skiing and backpacking. She is no stranger to the U.P. as she spent the majority of her childhood in Manistique visiting her grandparents.

She is new to broadcasting, but is very excited that WLUC-TV6 and Marquette has taken her under their wing.

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Tens of thousands of New Yorkers lose power as extreme heat bakes East Coast

Con Edison was expected to begin restoring power to 500 customers at a time at midnight.

Robert Morgenthau, longest-serving Manhattan DA, dies at 99

Morgenthau's office prosecuted mob boss John Gotti, "Preppie Killer" Robert Chambers Jr. and John Lennon's killer, Mark David Chapman.

GOP group deletes depiction of Democratic congresswomen as 'Jihad Squad'

The group's president says he regrets that the Facebook post was a "distraction" from discussions about the four "socialist" lawmakers.

Town residents claim Trump’s FoxConn factory deal failed them

President Trump announced the plan to build a $10 billion manufacturing hub two years ago, creating 13,000 blue collar jobs -- and in return, securing FoxConn more than $4 billion in tax breaks from the state of Wisconsin. But to make the plant possible, Mt. Pleasant had to borrow money to buy up land -- and now the town’s credit rating has been downgraded.

Rosselló will stay as Puerto Rico governor but won't seek re-election

Rosselló also promises to step down as leader of his party in the wake of hundreds of pages of embarrassing private chats.