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Allison Croghan is a Weather Anchor/Social Media Reporter for Fox 13’s Good Day Utah. She is a graduate of the University of Mississippi who loves traveling, fashion, weather, and sports.

She started her career as a reporter at KSNF in Joplin, Missouri. While in Joplin, Allison covered the aftermath of one of the deadliest tornadoes in America’s history. She was promoted to morning show weather anchor before leaving the Ozarks for the Intermountain West.

When Allison isn’t in the Connect Center on Facebook and Twitter, she enjoys sleeping in, exercising, volunteering, trying new recipes, and reading.

If you have any story ideas for Fox 13 connect, send them her way: allison.croghan@fox13now.com

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    HAMILTON, Ohio – An Ohio man has been taken into custody after commenting on his own wanted poster on the Butler County Sheriff’s Office Facebook page. Hours after being featured as the warrant of the week, Andrew Dale Marcum commented on the Facebook status. According to our sister station, FOX8, the 21-year-old is accused of safe cracking, abduction, assault and domestic violence. According to the updated Facebook post, Marcum was taken into custody on Tuesday, March 3rd. Click here to read […]

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    Inventor of K-Cups regrets the idea

    NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — The inventor of K-Cups regrets that he ever invented them. “I feel bad sometimes that I ever did it,” John Sylvan told The Atlantic in an interview. Why? Because the K-Cups are bad for the environment — they are disposable and not recyclable. Sylvan originally envisioned the cup-like pouches that brewed a single serving of coffee for offices, where people want different brews. But the technology caught on, and Keurig Green Mountain brewers are now on […]

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    WATCH: Utah girl overcomes adversity, wins first place in dance competition

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    California plastic bag ban delayed

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    This billionaire’s wife wants $1 million a month after divorce

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    WATCH: Alex Boye covers ‘Uptown Funk’ in Utah

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    SAN FRANCISCO (CNNMoney) — Google is releasing a sanitized YouTube app just for kids. Called YouTube Kids, the Android app only plays age-appropriate videos and has a simplified design that even young children who can’t read will be able to navigate. The app, which will carry ads, will be available in the U.S. from Feb. 23. YouTube says it has seen nearly 200% growth in family entertainment over the past year. As its popularity with children has increased, so have […]

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