Caroline Hecker

Caroline Hecker

Reporter

Caroline Hecker joined the WIS team as a reporter in January 2018.

Prior to working in Columbia, Caroline worked for three years as weekend anchor/MMJ at WXOW in La Crosse, Wisconsin. While there, she covered a wide variety of stories including historic flooding, opioid abuse at the Tomah VA and multiple presidential candidate visits.

Caroline is a graduate of the University of Missouri where she earned a degree in broadcast journalism (Go Tigers!). 

Having spent the last several years suffering through brutal Wisconsin winters, she’s looking forward to some warmer weather in the Palmetto State!

Have a story idea or just want to say hi? Shoot Caroline an email at checker@wistv.com. 

Facebook: Caroline Hecker WIS 

Twitter: @Checker_WIS


Recent Articles by Caroline

  Her dad confessed to killing her and four siblings. Her last words were ‘Daddy, I love you’ before he strangled her

  ‘Melt the bodies, saw bones to dust,’ reads note found in SC accused child killer’s car

  ‘It smelled like death,’ witnesses describe interactions with accused child killer

  ‘He knew what he did was wrong, that’s why he ran,’ opening statements begin in SC father’s death penalty trial

  Trial for SC man accused of 2014 murder of 5 children underway; Prosecution, defense enter opening statements