Vicki Karr

Vicki Karr

Reporter

Vicki Karr joined the FOX 35 team in August 2019. A Florida girl born and raised, she is excited to be back in her home state.

Most recently, she worked in Tucson, Arizona where she covered major issues like immigration and the 2018 teacher strike. She also covered the life and legacy of the late Senator John McCain. Prior to Tucson, she worked in the Fort Myers market -- an area she's very familiar with. Her hometown is about 20 miles east of the city. 

Vicki earned her associate's degree while in high school before transferring to the University of Florida, where she majored in journalism. Go Gators!

Vicki enjoys talking to people and telling their stories. She is honored to report on topics that impact the people of Central Florida.

Vicki speaks Spanish fluently and is of Mexican descent. She's married to her high school sweetheart. Together they have two dogs: Bronco and Lily. 

During her time off, she enjoys exercising, reading, going to the beach and trying new restaurants with her husband. 

Please say hello if you see her out and about! 

The latest from Vicki Karr

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Biketoberfest kicks off in Daytona Beach

The annual Biketoberfest is underway in Daytona Beach and organizers are keeping a close eye on the weather. A tropical system is moving across the state over the weekend and that could produce rain and wind for the region. Reservations were slow at the beginning but are starting to pick up, which is good news for Daytona Beach.

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Council looking to long-term changes at Volusia intersection

Volusia County is assessing a deadly intersection, exploring options on how to make it safer. The intersection of Pioneer Trail and Tomoka Farms Road has already seen some enhancement with new signs and reflective tape. Now, the County Council is considering a roundabout or a traffic signal.