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Born and raised here in the Northwest, I'm also a proud Husky! My first job in broadcasting came as a UW sophomore when I was 19, reporting traffic for the afternoon show on KISS-FM. From there, I worked pretty much every radio shift imaginable, and was lucky enough to join The Bob Rivers Show, the morning radio show on KZOK at the time, working with some of the best in the biz.

I officially joined the Q13 FOX news team in August 2009, and my favorite thing about working here is being able to be a storyteller in the community I grew up in. I LOVE talking to people and doing interactive stories where I get to be myself and represent viewers by taking them inside the story itself.

Outside of work, you'll find me pretending I’m a calm person in a hot yoga class; pretending I am an award-winning singer and rapper in a karaoke bar; or pretending I'm the courtesy police and demanding the 'thank-you wave' in traffic (let's be kind during rush hour, people)!

My husband and I love traveling together, exploring new places here in the Northwest and all over. We also have a brown-and-white cat, Saffron, who seems to think my pillow is a special place for him to sleep at night. (Note to Saffy: It's NOT. #pushover).


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    The SCIENCE behind ‘Ripley’s Believe It or Not’

    Above: Why is this car so small? And how did I convince someone to let ME drive it?! Scroll down for more videos. SEATTLE — From the unusual to the curious… to the just-plain-weird; the latest exhibit at Seattle’s Pacific Science Center is interactive, informative fun for kids and people of all ages! It’s “The Science Behind Ripley’s Believe It or Not.” Stand next to a replica of the former ‘World’s Tallest Man’ and learn what made him grow to […]

  • WATCH: Candied Justin Bieber?

    SEATTLE — If you have ever wondered what Justin Bieber would look like were he made out of candy, you MUST check out the latest exhibit at Seattle’s Pacific Science Center. Open now through January 4th, “The Science Behind Ripley’s Believe It or Not” explores the unusual, the curious, and the just-plain-weird; then shows the science behind it. To see more from the exhibit, including the world’s tallest man, one of the tiniest drive-able cars, and what happens when I […]

  • Want THIS view right about now? The Hip Travel Mama talks Cabo deals!

    SEATTLE — When stormy skies roll in, it may be time for you and your family to roll out… of town! The Hip Travel Mama Anne Taylor Hartzell stopped by with a list of ideas for saving on a trip to Cabo with the family.  After Hurricane Odile, Cabo is recovering and ready to welcome visitors back with open arms. For more great ideas on deals for traveling with you and your family, go to Anne Taylor Hartzell’s website HERE!

  • Breakfast With Kaci: ‘The Buttered Biscuit’ in Sumner

    Above: I learn how to stir this giant pot of cornbread batter. GIANT, I tell ya! SUMNER — Their name is all about the biscuits, but they’re customers are all about their cornbread. And we are talking homemade, GIANT servings of cornbread. Tami has owned The Buttered Biscuit in Sumner for eight years now, and she says their regular customers make her job fun. The menu is known for everything from their giant, ‘Don’t be a Chicken’ dish (you have […]

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    Setting the clocks back this weekend: A great time to go over fire safety with the family

    SEATTLE — A lot of us look forward to being able to grab that extra hour of sleep when we set our clocks back November 2nd; but it’s also a great time of year to make sure you and your family are prepared in case of a fire. Local firefighter Tim Woodland stopped by our studio to show us the proper way to check/test your smoke alarm; how to properly use a fire extinguisher (how man of us have those […]

  • WATCH: Kaci tries out for Seahawks Blue Thunder Drumline!

    SEATTLE — If 12s are the heart of the Seahawks… Blue Thunder is the heart BEAT. And it all starts with auditions and first rehearsals back in the spring; which is when I grabbed some sticks and tried out for the group myself (informally, of course). The drumline that has pumped up fans at CenturyLink and around the community since 2004 is also packed with personality; and, it turns out, that is really the ONLY qualification I totally nailed in […]

  • Sweet fashion finds for under $50

    Above: Local jewelry finds, skin care for less; nails and lip! SEATTLE — Our style experts Tiffany Lowry and Darcy Camden have done it again: blowing our minds with ideas for staying on-trend with the latest fashion for under $50. And these are GREAT ideas, too- watch the videos for inspiration! For more on Tiffany and Darcy, click HERE.  Below: Shoes, hats, and scarves- oh my!

  • A local breast cancer survivor shares her journey

    SEATTLE — Jenn Nudelman remembers May 20th, 2011 vividly: that’s the day her doctor called with the news that she had multi-focal invasive breast cancer. She was only 45 at the time of her diagnosis; less than a month later, she participated in her first Komen Puget Sound Race for the Cure. One week later, she underwent a bilateral mastectomy. But breast cancer had been a close part of her life well before her diagnosis. Her grandmother died of the disease […]

  • No costume for Halloween yet? Check out these makeup and costume ideas

    Above: The latest trends for kids’ costumes this Halloween SPANAWAY — If you’re out of ideas for costumes this Halloween, we may have just the place. We spent the morning at the Goodwill in Spanaway, which just happens to be Goodwill’s largest Halloween store in the COUNTRY- and most costumes cost anywhere from 99 cents to $19.99! The best part: all proceeds go to Goodwill’s job training program, which includes jobs inside AND outside of the company. Watch the videos […]