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Tammy Vigil was born, raised, and educated here in Denver, CO. She joined FOX 31 News from KGUN-TV (ABC) in Tucson, AZ where she was weekend anchor and reporter. Previous experience includes being morning anchor/reporter at KRDO-TV (ABC) in Colorado Springs, CO, reporter for KFSM-TV (CBS) in Ft. Smith, AR and KJCT-TV (ABC) in Grand Junction, CO.

She interned for KUSA-TV ( NBC) in Denver, CO and was news editor and writer for the UNC Mirror in Greeley, CO. Tammy earned a bachelor of arts in journalism and mass communication with a minor in political science from the University of Northern Colorado in Greeley. She graduated with honors.

On her hidden talents...

"I've become quite skilled at flawlessly applying my makeup while in the news van, barreling down the road, over speed bumps and pot holes. Some people poke their eye out doing this!"

Recent Articles
  • hitandrun33

    2 seriously injured in hit-and-run crash

    DENVER — One minute they were out having fun in Denver. The next, two teenagers were lying in the street, victims of a hit-and-run driver. An ambulance took them to the hospital. It happened about 2 a.m. Friday on South Colorado Boulevard and East Iliff Avenue. That suspect truck was driving eastbound on Iliff when it turned north on Colorado and hit a group of young people in the crosswalk headed east toward Marrakech Hookah Lounge. “It’s just a mellow […]

  • Isasc Wak Wak

    Man severely injured by hit-and-run driver at Stock Show; police search for suspect

    DENVER — A Denver man hit by a car asks for help to find the driver who left him for dead Sunday night. Isaac Wak Wak, 71, is recovering at Denver Health Medical Center with multiple broken bones. He was run over as he walked to his car after the Denver Stock Show about 6 p.m. “He has this beautiful smile on him. It’s contagious,” said Wak Wak’s sister, Diane Yankton. But Wak Wak’s shining smile is overshadowed right now by […]

  • Cone zone

    Construction industry seeks workers, hopes to hire 6,000 this year

    DENVER — As if you couldn’t tell by looking around. The construction industry predicts a big year in 2015–but that also means big challenges. A new survey by the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC of America) shows the construction industry ready to hire the most workers in 10 years. The problem is there are not enough workers to fill the jobs. A symphony of construction work is music to the ears of our economy. “Residential building is going very […]

  • Auction of Caribou Ranch memorabilia allows Denver residents to own piece of history

    DENVER — Denver residents had the opportunity to own a piece of rock and roll history. The auction took place on Saturday night, and items are going fast. You can show up, call in or go online to make your bid. Caribou Ranch memorabilia was desirable to many Denver residents.

  • Hole in the ice at Evergreen Lake

    2 people die after falling through thin ice in Evergreen and Loveland

    DENVER — Two deaths within just one day along the Front Range. Their common factor is thin ice. A 4-year-old girl died after plunging into an icy pond in Loveland  Wednesday night. Then, Thursday, a 67-year-old Idledale man died after falling into Evergreen Lake. Their deaths may be a warning to us all. Greg Henika, 67, fell through a weak spot in the ice, while driving an ATV on Evergreen Lake about 9:30 a.m. He’d been marking spots for an […]

  • Race forums held before Martin Luther King Jr. day

    DENVER — Discussions of race relations took place just in time for the Martin Luther King Jr. day. These race forums were lead by Congresswoman Diana DeGette. Forums focused on learning about problems in the community and how to solve them.

  • U.S. 36 will be closed overnight in both directions at Sheridan Boulevard until Jan. 25, 2014, said CDOT.

    Major closure of Interstate 25 lasts until Saturday morning

    DENVER — It could be a long night and morning for drivers on I-25 in Denver. A busy stretch of the highway from Colorado Boulevard to Evans Avenue is shutdown in both directions for twelve hours, from 10 p.m. Friday to 10 a.m. Saturday. Crews will finish much of the work installing a bridge there. From 200,000 vehicles a day on that stretch of I-25–to zero. Turning the busy highway into a desolate ribbon of concrete allows workers to install […]

  • Zero tolerance for traffic violators on Quebec St. in Highlands Ranch, Colo

    Douglas County cracks down on traffic violators on dangerous stretch of road

    HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. — Douglas County law enforcement has a warning for drivers:  Increased policing on one stretch of road in Highlands Ranch could cost you if you’re not driving safely. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office launched a new program called Strategic and Tactical Approach to Crime and Crashes or STACC. It means targeting its resources on hotspots for crime and accidents. In this instance, deputies are focusing enforcement in an area with the county’s highest number of traffic accidents. […]

  • Parker Police released a sketch of a suspect wanted in the alleged kidnapping attempt of an elementary-age girl. (Credit: Parker Police Department)

    Girl says men in black pickup truck tried to kidnap her in Parker

    PARKER, Colo. — Parker Police are looking for two men accused of trying to abduct a young girl. It happened Monday afternoon in the Clarke Farms subdivision near Motsenbocker Road and Vineland Drive. The elementary-aged girl was walking on the sidewalk about 3:50 p.m. looking for her dogs. But instead, she says two men found her and tried grabbing her. “She said the Hispanic passenger put his arms outside of the window and said, ‘Come here.’ She screamed, stepped back […]

  • Coyote dangers rise after pet is killed

    A warning to pet owners from Colorado Parks and Wildlife. The state agency says it is breeding season for coyotes and that may make them more aggressive. And a Denver County family found that out the hard way. A coyote killed their 4-year-old mini dachshund on Thursday. Hayley Hitchcock says it happened during broad daylight in their backyard near Belleview and Kipling. A coyote jumped the family’s 6-foot fence and attacked London Dolce, who she says had only gone outside […]

  • United in Orange Friday in Denver

    Looking for orange on ‘United in Orange Friday’ in Denver

    DENVER — An official mayoral proclamation created  “United in Orange Friday” as a way for Broncos fans to show their support. But you wouldn’t guess by looking around the 16th Street Mall that fans are standing solidly by their team that takes on the Indianapolis Colts Sunday. “I did not get the memo I was supposed to be wearing orange,” says Donald Ferguson III, who recently moved to Denver from Florida. It seems most everyone is united in every color–but […]

  • The passenger in a Toyota pickup truck allegedly fired a shot, hitting the driver of a gray Acura in the head.

    Man shot in road rage incident at Thornton Home Depot; manhunt for suspects underway

    THORNTON, Colo. — A statewide manhunt was on Thursday for two men accused of shooting another man in the head outside the Home Depot store in Thornton. The shooting happened just after 2:30 p.m. in the 10000 block of Grant Street. Police say road rage started the violence ending in a man hospitalized with single bullet to his head. It’s not the quick trip to the Home Depot a 33-year-old Northglenn man had planned as a tow truck hauled away […]