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Kim Posey is the weekend anchor on FOX31. You can also see her reports on FOX31 and Colorado’s Own Channel 2 during the week.

This Emmy award winning journalist has lived in Colorado for many years, and knows the area well. She’s traveled the state and the country covering everything from wildfires, to the JonBenet Ramsey case, to the Rockies trip to the World Series.

Kim came to Denver from Phoenix where she worked at KSAZ-TV as a reporter and fill-in anchor. She also worked at KRDO-TV in Colorado Springs and at KAAL-TV in Austin, MN.

Kim earned a Masters Degree in Journalism from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University in Evanston, IL. She received a BA in Political Science from UCLA. Go Bruins!!!

Kim loves Denver. She has a busy home, keeping up with two little boys and their puppy named Lexi.

You can email Kim at Kim.Posey@KWGN.com

Recent Articles
  • Flu season shows signs of leveling off in US; peaks in Colorado

    WASHINGTON — This nasty flu season, which has been worsening for months, may finally be leveling off. Health officials on Friday said about 1 of every 13 visits to the doctor last week was for fever, cough and other symptoms of the flu. That’s no reason for health officials to celebrate yet: That level is among the highest in a decade. But it’s no worse than last week, and flu activity had been increasing each week since November. The Centers […]

  • Can your love life affect your heart?

    DENVER — It’s a happy Valentine’s Day for 92-year-old Rudy Cadorna and his 89-year-old wife, Eileen.  “I bought her a card and a box of candy,” Rudy said. “Every time I pass his chair I give him a kiss, and the grandchildren keep saying get a room!” Eileen said with a laugh. The Lakewood couple got married 41 years ago, and they are still having fun. They believe their solid marriage has contributed to their long lives. “We don`t argue […]

  • Denver Public Works uses UV light to improve water quality

    DENVER — Denver Public Works has an interesting new way it is improving water quality in rivers. It is using UV light to zap E. coli in stormwater runoff. The first UV vault is set up at the intersection of 36th Street and Arkins Court in the River North Art District. The stormwater runoff is directed into the vault and into a pipe that has five UV lights inside. “The pipe has UV lights that are actually built inside of […]

  • National Donor Day is Wednesday

    Wednesday is Valentine’s Day, but it is also National Donor Day.  It’s a day to focus on all types of donation including organ, eye and tissue.  It’s also a time to talk to your family about your wishes to be a donor. In Colorado, nearly 2,500 people are on the waiting list for a lifesaving transplant.  Rod Clark was one of them. Back in 2011, the local law enforcement officer went to the doctor for what he thought was a […]

  • Doctors warn about dangers of button batteries

    AURORA, Colo. — Doctors at Children’s Hospital Colorado are warning parents about the dangers of button batteries. They say the number of kids ingesting them is not really going up, but the number of severe injuries, including death, has increased seven times. Dr. Robert Kramer, a pediatric gastroenterologist, said the hospital system sees these kinds of cases every month. “We’ve had a total of four fatalities since 2009,” he said. The button batteries can be found in fidget spinners that […]

  • 10-year-old Aurora girl fights back after nearly dying from flu

    AURORA, Colo. — A 10-year-old Aurora girl is so sick with flu and pneumonia that she is in the hospital and needs a machine to breathe. Keyona Richardson has been in the pediatric ICU at Children’s Hospital Colorado since Wednesday night. Her mother, Kristie Richardson, said it happened quickly. “Wednesday, the school called and said that she had a fever. I picked her up and took her to an emergency room and she was diagnosed with pneumonia,” she said. They […]

  • New app allows women to get birth control without going into a doctor’s office

    DENVER — Lauren Olson had just moved to Denver when she realized she was about to run out of birth control pills. “I was just starting a new job, so I didn’t want to take time off work to go to a doctor. I wasn’t sure what doctors I could go to yet because I was just getting enrolled in my new health insurance,” Olson said. So she decided to try Nurx, an app and website that just launched in […]

  • 7 things you should not do if you have the flu

    DENVER — Getting the flu can knock you off your feet for a week. If that happens, Dr. Kristin Woodward says there are seven things you should not do if you have the flu. Don’t wait to call your doctor. “You want to call your doctor right away and talk about your symptoms because you may benefit from some anti-viral medication if it’s started early,” said Dr. Woodward. Don’t exercise. It could cause dehydration. Don’t drink hot toddies.  Alcohol can […]

  • Changes in guidelines to treat strokes

    Big changes to the guidelines for treating strokes means more patients will be eligible for a clot removal procedure.  In the past doctors only considered that procedure 6 to 8 hours after the onset of symptoms.  Now they will consider the surgery 24 hours out. “I think it’s going to end up being a pretty large change,” said Dr. Christopher Nichols at Littleton Adventist Hospital. During the procedure doctors go in through the artery of the groin with a catheter […]

  • Blood test in development could detect 8 cancers, save more lives

    DENVER — A promising new blood test is in development that could detect multiple types of cancer with a simple blood draw. It’s not ready for release yet, but doctors say one day it could save lives by diagnosing patients in the early stages. That would have been helpful to patients such as Tark Yeager.  He was 39 years old when he was diagnosed with stage four esophageal cancer. “They found 28 tumors throughout my body,” Yeager said. The Centennial […]

  • 5 ways to keep your home clean this flu season

    DENVER – With a newborn baby, Channel 2 producer Amanda Larson is doing everything she can to keep her Denver home free of the flu. “The first three, four weeks we didn’t go anywhere public,” Larson said. “The biggest areas to focus on are on are hard surfaces like handles,” said Grace Nelson with the Denver Department of Public Health and Environment. The flu virus can spread quickly, she said, and can survive in homes for about 24 to 48 […]

  • Watch for side effects of Tamiflu such as hallucinations in kids

    DENVER — Colorado is getting hit hard by the flu this season. So far, the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment says there have been 95 outbreaks. One child has died and more than 2,000 people have been hospitalized. Doctors are talking about the possible side effects of Tamiflu, after a 6-year-old Texas girl who took it suffered from hallucinations and almost jumped out of a second-story window. Dr. Kristin Woodward said her son, Nick, also suffered side effects […]