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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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    Restaurant bans ‘noisy children’

    MONTEREY, Calif. — A restaurant in a popular California vacation spot is raising some eyebrows over its rules for kids. Old Fisherman’s Grotto in Monterey does not allow crying or noisy children. To make that point, the restaurant doesn’t offer high chairs or booster seats. Strollers aren’t allowed either. According to KSBW, two signs stating these rules have been up for two years, and they just added a third sign last month.  It’s unclear why their rules are now making […]

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    WATCH: Heartwarming ‘Batkid Begins’ documentary trailer

    (CNN)– He dreamed of being Batman and the city of San Francisco made it happen. Now, 5 year-old Leukemia survivor, Miles Scott (better known as “Batkid”), may be headed to the big screen. This is the official trailer for his first movie “Batkid Begins.” It’s a documentary about Miles’ battle with Leukemia and San Francisco’s push to turn the Bay Area into Gotham City for the little super hero. Filmmaker Dana Nachman launched an Indiegogo campaign to raise money for […]

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    How often should you clean?

    (CNN) — A while back, AllYou.com asked readers how often you wash your sheets. Turns out, the majority of you strip the bed every 10 to 14 days, while a good many of you go three and even four weeks in between washings! Eek! That got us thinking that perhaps some guidelines about when to wash what might be useful. Household Items You Don’t Clean (But Should) Sheets: Once a week Sheets should be washed often to remove a buildup […]

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    Florida mom arrested after son walked to park alone

    PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. – A Florida mom is facing a child neglect charge after she allowed her son to walk to a park alone. Nicole Gainey says she thinks her 7-year-old son is old enough to walk to the park. According to WPTV, the park is a mile and a half from their house. But, police disagreed. Gainey was arrested and charged with child neglect. Click here to read more.

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    ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic hits No. 1 with ‘Mandatory Fun’

    (CNN) — It’s “Mandatory”: “Weird Al” Yankovic is Number One. The long-haired comic musician’s new album, “Mandatory Fun,” debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart of best-selling albums with 104,000 in sales, according to Nielsen SoundScan. It’s Yankovic’s first No. 1 of his more than 30-year career. It’s the first No. 1 comedy album on Billboard’s charts since Allan Sherman’s “My Son, the Nut” in 1963 — the album that contained Sherman’s biggest hit, “Hello Muddah, Hello Fadduh.” […]

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    Video: Breaking Bad’s Heisenberg gets high… into space

    UTAH– A new video filmed in Utah has gone viral. According to the video’s description, the Breaking Bad bobblehead “braved speeds of 95 mph (153km/h), temperatures as low as -65F (-54C), and a maximum altitude of 85,000 feet (25,908m).” TVTag’s video of Walter White’s trip received around 1.4 million views in its first week on YouTube.  According to Johnny Galbraith, the toy was launched in Goblin Valley and landed 250+ miles away in Wyoming.

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    TSA passenger security fee rises

    (CNN) — The costs of your airline travel will rise a little today, thanks to the federal government. Airline passenger security fees charged by the Transportation Security Administration are increasing because of the congressional budget deal passed in December. The fee has traditionally been collected to fund the TSA’s airport security measures, but not this time. Most of the new revenue will go to pay down the federal deficit. Until Monday, a passenger was charged $2.50 for each leg of […]

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    Rory McIlroy’s father pockets £100,000 from son’s British Open win

    (CNN) — He has been at his side for all three of Rory McIlroy’s major wins, but Sunday’s British Open triumph may well have been the sweetest yet for the Northern Irishman’s father Gerry. McIlroy’s three-stroke victory at Hoylake ensured a wager placed by his dad a decade ago finally came to fruition. While working as a bar steward in Belfast in 2004, McIlroy senior placed a £200 ($340) bet, at odds of 500/1, with British bookmakers Ladbrokes that his […]

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    Billionaire suggests 3-day work week

    NEW YORK — Mexican telecom billionaire Carlos Slim is suggesting that workers shift to a three-day work week — although with longer work days and a later retirement age. The Financial Times reported that in a speech at a conference in Paraguay, Slim advocated a radical change in the typical five-day work week. “People are going to have to work for more years, until they are 70 or 75, and just work three days a week — perhaps 11 hours […]

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    Miss Idaho attaches medical device to bikini, sparks social media campaign

    TWIN FALLS, Idaho– The new Miss Idaho is making a splash on social media this week. Sierra Sandison was diagnosed with Type I diabetes in 2012 and has previously spoken about her fear of wearing her insulin pump in public. But during this year’s pageant, she decided to wear it proudly. Now, she’s inspiring people across the country. That’s why she started a campaign called “show me your pump.” Sandison wrote on Facebook,  “I have faced my fear of proudly […]

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    First woman firefighter poses for FDNY charity calendar

    (CNN) — Eleven years ago, Danae Mines ignored her family’s objections and became one of the few female firefighters with the New York City Fire Department, better known as the FDNY. And this week, with her trademark determination, she broke through a different traditionally all-male barrier: the FDNY Calendar of Heroes. Mines is the first woman to be featured as eye candy in the calendar’s 11-year history, something that typifies her grit and will. “I wasn’t going to let anyone […]

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    UPDATE: Mother speaks out after video of window-smashing goes viral

    UPDATE: The mother is now speaking out after video of the window-smashing goes viral. The mom, who wants to remain anonymous, told KTRK she was the one who smashed the windows. She said she accidentally locked her keys in her car after buckling her kids into their car seats. Click here to read more. KATY, Texas – Shoppers took matters into their own hands when they saw two children in a hot car Monday afternoon. KHOU reported some shoppers saw […]