Mark Koehn

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Hometown: Little Chute, Wisconsin

High School: St. John’s/Little Chute High

College: University of Wisconsin – Madison

Other Journalism Experience: WFRV-TV Green Bay, KSTP Twin Cities

Started at News 3 Now on: October 1977

What is your favorite part about living in Madison?

It’s people and diversity

What is the biggest news story that you’ve covered?

Several – Cuban refugees at Ft. McCoy, 9/11 and aftermath, 3 superbowls

What do you like to do in your spare time?

Work out, garden and playing with my dogs Estie and Lola, aka The Newshounds

What is your family life like? Significant other, married, kids?

Dan, significant other.

What is your favorite kind of ice cream?

Chocolate.

What is the funniest thing that’s ever happened to you?

Being recognized on the streets of Paris by a family from Waunakee.

What is your favorite place to vacation?

Cruise ships.

Who is your hero and why?

My Dad. He taught me about life.

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

REO Speedwagon

What is your favorite sport to play or watch?

Love watching the NFL especially the Packers.

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

I don’t know if its a superpower, but I would love to able to see the future.

What are you really bad at that you’d love to be great at?

Spelling.

What is your most memorable travel experience?

Europe – Paris/Amsterdam

Articles

Live audio feed helps visually impaired enjoy Broadway performances at Overture Center

What is 5G and when is it coming to Madison?

Local nonprofit offers free trees to 18 Madison, Fitchburg neighborhoods

Tonight at 10: Local nonprofit works to improve urban canopy, remove barriers from planting trees

Monona business saves appliances by repairing them

Tonight at 10: Monona business saves appliances by repairing them instead of throwing them away

Is CBD oil a good fit for your pet?

Universal building techniques help people thrive in living environments

Tonight at 10: Universal building techniques help people thrive in living environments

More men are opting for plastic surgery

Is an electric car right for you?

Remember the '60s? Madison Reunion looks back at the city during tumultuous decade

Tonight at 10: Remember the '60s? News 3 looks back at Madison during the 'Cultural Woodstock'

How a 93-year-old veteran is still serving his country as a bugler

'It's the least I can do,' he says

Tonight at 10: 93-year-old bugler honors American veterans with the tradition of taps

Are we over-vaccinating our pets?

Moving Forward: Baby boomers downsize from their family homes

What's for dinner? Meal kits make answering the question easier

Verona bids farewell to one of district's first schools

New study shows Dane County residents live longer than national average

Pet obesity on the rise, meaning less healthy cats and dogs

Pet obesity on the rise, meaning less healthy cats and dogs

Expert weighs in on effectiveness of 'high-intensity interval training'

Man adopts dog with secret sniffing ability

'Mantique' store opens in Rock Co.

Johannsen's Greenhouse to close its doors after 5 decades