Krista Hostetler joined the Action News team in April 2012. She has worn numerous hats since joining the station including website producer, reporter and newscast producer. Krista was promoted to Interactive Web Editor in June 2013.
Prior to joining the Action News team, Krista was employed at WQOW-News 18 in Eau Claire, Wisconsin for nearly five years. She was the weekday 5:00 anchor and producer for the station. Outside of the studio, Krista emceed numerous events in the community including Dancing with the Eau Claire Stars, Women Rock and Hollywood Night for the local children's theatre.
Before WQOW-News 18, Krista worked at QCTV-15 in Champlin, Minnesota as a reporter and producer.
Krista was born in Anoka, Minnesota and graduated from the University of Minnesota with a degree in Broadcast Journalism. During her college career, she worked for the university's radio station, Radio K, and television program, University Report. Krista also interned at WCCO-TV in Minneapolis.
Krista has always had a passion for entertainment and consumer reporting, and utilizing social media platforms in her work. While in Eau Claire, she was nominated for a WBA Award for social media practices.
Even though Krista is a Midwest girl at heart, she is enjoying the sights and sounds of sunny Las Vegas. She loves spending time with her big Greek family, staying active and traveling.