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Kathy Reakes

Content Producer kreakes@dailyvoice.com
Kathy Reaks has worked as a reporter in the local news business since 1984, starting as a news clerk and working her way up. She spent 17 years at Florida Today in Melbourne, Florida as a general assignment reporter, crime reporter, entertainment reporter and restaurant critic. She worked four years at Hometown News as a general assignment reporter, then another two years at Spacecoast Daily in Cocoa Beach, Florida. She attended Eastern Florida State College in Melbourne, Florida.

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  1. Two Area Residents Accused Of Selling Tainted Heroin

    Two Area Residents Accused Of Selling Tainted Heroin

    Two Highland residents are behind bars after being popped for allegedly selling heroin laced with Fentanyl.Casey A. Kurtz, 27, and Kyla Knowlton-Romanelli, 30, were arrested Friday, Oct. 11, following a long-term investigation by the Ulster Regional Gang Enforcement Narcotics Team into sales of heroin laced with Fentanyl in the Town of Lloyd, said the Ulster County Sheriff's ...

  2. Worker Seriously Injured After Being Struck By Car On Post Road

    Worker Seriously Injured After Being Struck By Car On Post Road

    A construction worker is recovering from serious injuries after being hit by a vehicle while working in Westport.The incident took place around 9:13 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 13, when Westport officers responded to the area of 333 Post Road for a report of a car crash with injuries, said Westport Police Lt. Anthony Prezioso.Once on the scene, police and first responders found that the man had ...

  3. Retired Long Island Cop Shoots Man During Roadway 'Altercation,' Police Say

    Retired Long Island Cop Shoots Man During Roadway 'Altercation,' Police Say

    This story has been updated.One man was shot and another beaten with a flashlight following an "altercation" while driving on Long Island.The incident, which police say they have not classified as road-rage, took place around 11:15 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 15, at the intersection of Bellmore and Magnolia roads, in Bellmore, Nassau County Police said.According to detectives, a 62-year-old man ...

  4. Long Island Teen Killed, Sister Injured In Crash During Family Vacation

    Long Island Teen Killed, Sister Injured In Crash During Family Vacation

    A Long Island teen was killed in a car crash while on a family vacation in Iceland.Zachary Zabatta, was killed Saturday, Oct. 12, in the crash that also critically injured his younger sister, Sophia and his mother and father, according to a GoFundMe page and officials at his school, St. Mary's High School in Manhasset.According to the GoFundMe page, the entire family is currently ...

  5. Ex-Area Teacher Accused Of Sexually Abusing Student Found Dead

    Ex-Area Teacher Accused Of Sexually Abusing Student Found Dead

    A Hudson Valley teacher who was recently accused of the alleged sexual abuse of an elementary student years ago was found dead at his Orange County home.Shawn Memmelaar, a retired Newburgh physical education teacher, was found dead Sunday, Oct. 13, of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, Town of Goshen Police said.Memmelaar, who was a gym teacher at the now-closed Union Grove Elementary ...

  6. Norwalk Woman Missing Since Sunday Has Been Found

    Norwalk Woman Missing Since Sunday Has Been Found

    Update:A Norwalk woman who went missing on Sunday, Oct. 13 has been found.Hyacinth McNichol, 80, was located in Norwalk, Norwalk Police announced on Wednesday morning, Oct. 16.Original report:Police are asking the public for help locating a woman who has been missing since Sunday, Oct. 13.A Silver Alert has been issued for 80-year-old Hyacinth McNichol who was last seen in Norwalk ...

  7. Former Pastor In Area Accused Of Child Sex Abuse

    Former Pastor In Area Accused Of Child Sex Abuse

    A longtime area Catholic priest has been placed on administrative leave following an allegation of child abuse from years ago.Monsignor Edward Weber, the director of Priest Personnel Office in the archdiocese, is one of four priests in the Archdiocese of New York to be placed on leave following new allegations, said an article in the Catholic New York, the archdiocese's ...

  8. Man Nabbed In Stratford Citgo Gas Station Burglary/Robbery, Police Say

    Man Nabbed In Stratford Citgo Gas Station Burglary/Robbery, Police Say

    A 47-year-old man was nabbed for an alleged early morning robbery and damage to a Stratford Citgo Gas station.The incident took place around 115 a.m., Tuesday, Oct. 15, at the station located at 805 Main Street, said Stratford Police Capt. Frank Eannotti.Based on surveillance video, during the robbery, the suspect, Matthew Russell Walsh, of Wethersfield, caused ...

  9. Norwalk Woman Missing Since Sunday Has Been Found

    Norwalk Woman Missing Since Sunday Has Been Found

    Update:A Norwalk woman who went missing on Sunday, Oct. 13 has been found.Hyacinth McNichol, 80, was located in Norwalk, Norwalk Police announced on Wednesday morning, Oct. 16.Original report:Police are asking the public for help locating a woman who has been missing since Sunday, Oct. 13.A Silver Alert has been issued for 80-year-old Hyacinth McNichol who was last seen in Norwalk ...

  10. Netflix Filming Movie At Library In Hudson Valley

    Netflix Filming Movie At Library In Hudson Valley

    Big-time Hollywood stars are in the Hudson Valley this week filming a new Netflix movie at a local library, but they won't be doing much reading.According to Deadline, the movie, "Things Heard And Seen," an adaptation of the book "All Things Cease to Appear," by Elizabeth Brundage, will bring the likes of James Norton, Amanda Seyfried, Natalia Dyer, and Oscar winner F. Murray Abraham, ...

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