Gabriella Bachara

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Hometown: Born in Chicago, Ill. Raised in Phoenix, Ariz. Both are considered home.

College: Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University

Other Journalism Experience: Reporter for Cronkite News on Arizona PBS

Started at News 3 Now on: June 3, 2019

What is your favorite part about living in Madison? I love the culture of the city and its restaurants.

What is the biggest news story that you’ve covered? The death and memorial services of Sen. John McCain.

What do you like to do in your spare time? I go shopping and watch TV.

What is your favorite kind of ice cream? Soft serve vanilla

What is your favorite place to vacation? Newport Beach, Calif.

Who is your hero and why? One of my college professors — Heather. She pushed me to be the journalist I am today.

What was your favorite band when you were in high school? Maroon 5

What is your favorite sport to watch? Hockey

If you could possess one superhuman power, what would it be? Teleportation

What is your most memorable travel experience? I studied abroad in San Severino Marche, Italy, during a summer in college.

Articles

County, city leaders respond to shift to 'crisis model' of contact tracing

Epic's 'MyChart' could deliver COVID-19 test results faster than state

'It hurts us': Bar, restaurant owners react to judge reinstating 25% capacity limit

Local chef brings pay-what-you-can restaurant to Dane County

'Wisconsin is right at the heart of America': Sen. Elizabeth Warren campaigns for Joe Biden in Madison, Milwaukee

Sauk County Public Health Director resigns seven months into COVID-19 pandemic

Ho-Chunk Nation unveils new mural along the Great Sauk State Trail

Madison man, woman arrested on drug, firearm charges during traffic stop, officials say

Two different groups rally for change at Wisconsin State Capitol

Halloween decoration removed after circulating social media for controversial display

'We get complaints, lots of complaints': Sauk County Public Health faces challenges while enforcing mask mandate

COVID testing site at Alliant Energy Center to switch operations, hours next week

'Save The Ivory Room': Downtown businesses fear winter

'It's getting worse, not better': Beloit family marches for justice seven years after officer involved shooting

Sellery and Witte residents relieved to be released from quarantine

'I'm all for it': Downtown community reacts to mask mandate extension

'We're not just a case number': Wisconsinites show mixed emotions over DWD leadership changes

'You can't put a price on democracy': Salvatore's to close all locations on Election Day to give employees opportunity to volunteer at polls

All-in-one addiction recovery clinic opens in Madison

Family Video to close 200 stores in Midwest

University, county disagree on next steps for semester

Late-afternoon Supreme Court ruling forces clerks to sit on absentee ballots until Tuesday

Wisconsin man attempts to break push-up record in honor of fallen first responders

Health expert said living, working downtown isn't reason enough to get tested for COVID-19

Local foundation drives for success, complete with all school supplies

UW-Madison student government demands return to virtual instruction

'I wanted to say goodbye': Rock County students start, end grade school careers amid pandemic

State forms tip line to get ahead of potential school safety threats

'Extraordinary measures to escape law enforcement': Dane County Sheriff called shooting, chase dangerous to community

'I think it's dangerous': School bus drivers struggle with decision to return

'You either survive or you don't': State Street businesses prepare for winter months

'I'm grateful I made it here': Fundraiser helps homeless families find homes

'Students are where the heart is': UW-Madison students watch, participate in protests

Afternoon demonstration pops up outside Madison Capitol, march on State Street

Resolution aims to soundproof homes near Truax Field, paid for with state funding

School District of Reedsburg warns of possible COVID-19 exposure at registration event

Neighborhood group opposes decision to house F-35 jets at Truax Field

'Put the guns down': Local leaders ask community to stop gun violence

'Nothing like usual': City clerks take precautions at polls during pandemic