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

'Our way of giving back': Verona woman gifts 300 care packages to local ER nurses

Madison-based film company makes movie surrounding challenges of 2020

Madison emergency overnight men's shelter moves into new temporary location on First Street

Local school districts take new public health recommendation into consideration

COVID-19 vaccine goes from delivered to administered in just hours at UW Health

'It's incredibly challenging': Waunakee educators adjust to new method of teaching

Reminder: Sidewalks need to be cleared by noon on Sunday

Madison school focuses on keeping students in the classroom, COVID-19 out

'Oh, Christmas Tree': Decoration causes controversy in Wisconsin State Capitol rotunda

Sun Prairie's youngest students transition to hybrid learning

Dane County community supports Sun Prairie family after fire

One-third of Dane County businesses might not be around next year, new survey says

'He left a big void in our hearts': Family, friends remember Madison teen who died from COVID-19 complications

Dodgeville student athletes ask school board to reinstate in-person learning

'Small but mighty': Hilldale gives extra love to local shops on Small Business Saturday

'They're still sacrificing': One Madison veteran remembered as death toll climbs to 42 at King veterans home

Holiday travel trends show fewer people flying, more people driving

Negative COVID-19 results aren't free passes to gather on holidays, health experts say

Dane County slightly behind on recount heading into day four

What to expect on Black Friday at local malls

City, county won't patrol for gatherings on Thanksgiving, will enforce violations

Local CBD shops expect more interest following cannabis decriminalization in Madison

Sauk Prairie Healthcare staff asks county to support COVID-19 prevention strategies

Urban Triage opens community space on Park Street

$1 use agreement in the works for Madison Mallards' Duck Pond

Loss of visitors forces Verona hotels to temporarily close

Bed capacity remains tight at all local hospitals

'Back to the basics': Local leaders remind people pandemic isn't over yet

Police union to mayor: We want renegotiation proposals beneficial to both sides

Fire destroys nearly everything inside Vinny's Lockers

Madison restaurant joins national 'igloo' trend this winter

Milton woman survives breast cancer, designs post-reconstruction bra line

Sen. Bernie Sanders campaigns virtually for Joe Biden at UW-Madison

Doctors expect hospitalizations, deaths to get worse before slowing down

City Clerk recommends dropping absentee ballots off in person to ensure counted on time

Bars, restaurants left out in the cold forced to find new options