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Macradee Aegerter is a small town girl from Southeastern Wyoming living her dream in the Mile High City.

Macradee joined the FOX31 and Channel 2 News team in August 2014 as a general assignment reporter. She develops enterprise story ideas each day and typically covers breaking news, crime, and community concerns.

Prior to arriving in Denver, Macradee was a News/Sports reporter at WDAF-TV in Kansas City, Mo. where she covered Friday Night Lights, the World Series Champs, Kansas City Royals and even the Kansas City Chiefs despite being a longtime Denver Broncos Fan.

An avid sports fan, Macradee started her career as a Sports Reporter at KGWN-TV in Cheyenne, Wyoming and soon became the first female Sports Director in the State of Wyoming and one of only 840 members of the media invited to vote for each year’s Heisman Trophy Winner.

In 2009, KGWN-TV named her the News Director, making her one of the youngest active News Director’s in the country. While working in Cheyenne, she sat down for an interview with Barack Obama, the first Democratic Presidential Candidate to come through the Cowboy State since JFK.

Macradee has a degree in Communication & Journalism from the University of Wyoming. Outside of work you can catch her exploring the mountains, golfing, fly fishing and going concerts in the outdoors. She is the proud mother of two rescue Italian Greyhounds and volunteers as a mentor with Denver Urban Scholars.

She wants to cover the issues that matter most in the community, so if you have any ideas or concerns, email her at Macradee.Aegerter@KDVR.com.


Recent Articles
  • Woman says neighbor who shot her ex-husband during assault saved her life

    DENVER — A woman being assaulted by her ex-husband says a good Samaritan saved her life by stepping in to help Saturday. The ex-husband is now recovering from a gunshot wound to the leg. It happened around 11:30 a.m. in the 7100 Block of East Mississippi Avenue. The victim says what was supposed to be a child custody exchange between her and her ex-husband turned violent when he started verbally and physically attacking her. Neighbors say they heard the argument […]

  • Suspect identified after toddler found in Denver with serious injuries

    JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo. — The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a 21-year-old male suspect after a toddler was found with serious bodily injuries. Police said Friday night they’re looking for Joshua James Gonzales for child abuse in connection with the beating. A sheriff’s spokesman said a concerned citizen saw the toddler and the child’s mother outside a Denver school about 5 p.m. Thursday. The citizen called law enforcement, saying the child appeared to need medical attention. The child […]

  • Violent crime in Denver reaches new high

    DENVER — Violent crime in Denver has reached a new high, according to the Denver Police Department. Violent crime reported in the City and County of Denver is up more than 7 percent this year, with July marking the most violent month the city has seen in half a decade. More than 450 violent crimes were reported to police in July. While murders, rapes, robberies and aggravated assaults are up over the past year, gang crime is seeing a decrease. […]

  • Lyft driver shot, nearly killed while waiting for next ride request

    DENVER — A Lyft driver was robbed and nearly killed last week, the Denver Police Department said. Police are searching for the three men allegedly involved. It happened Aug. 31 just before 2 a.m. near East Seventh Avenue and Albion Street, one block off Colorado Boulevard. Corey Anderson said he had just finished a ride and was parked on the street waiting for his next request when he heard a knock on the driver’s side window. “So I roll it […]

  • Aurora business owner on life support after being shot

    AURORA, Colo. — A shooting inside a high-end motor sports shop left one of the store’s owners fighting for his life. Friends say 40-year old Chase McMinn was shot inside the Aurora store off East Six Avenue just before 3 p.m. Tuesday. The Aurora Police Department is releasing little information while it continues to search for the suspect who is still on the run, but friends of McMinn say police know who they’re looking for. “Chase is such a good […]

  • Edgewater apartment fire displaces 20 residents

    EDGEWATER, Colo. — One unit was destroyed and five others were damaged in an apartment fire in Edgewater on Monday, West Metro Fire Rescue said. The fire at the Terra Village Apartments in the 2800 block of North Harlan Street started in a ground-floor apartment around 6:30 p.m. and smoke spread through the building, officials said. Twenty residents were displaced by the fire. The Red Cross is assisting those who were displaced. Firefighters had to rescue several pets from inside […]

  • Home invasion robber struck where door was open during carpet cleaning

    ARVADA, Colo. — Arvada Police are looking for a man who robbed a homeowner and contract worker at gunpoint inside a house near I-70 and Kipling Street.  It happened in the middle of the day Wednesday, in what neighbors said is typically a quiet community filled with mostly retirees. “That literally happened right here,” said Caitlin Chase, who just heard about the home invasion robbery and was shocked by the news. “There are nothing but seniors and middle-aged people over […]

  • One severely injured victim of DIA crash hopes to be a pilot

    DENVER — Seven people remained in the hospital Thursday, some in serious condition, after a fuel tanker crashed into an employee transport van in the cargo area at Denver International Airport on Tuesday night. Six of the seven being treated at University of Colorado Hospital are employees of UPS who were in the van when the crash happened. The mother of one man who suffered the most serious injuries hopes doctors and nurses can help save her son’s lifelong dream. […]

  • Man recovering after being shot in back on RTD bus in front of his children

    AURORA, Colo. — A 25-year-old man is in the hospital recovering from a gunshot wound to the back he received while riding a bus. The family of Francisco Andujo said the man was riding an RTD bus in Aurora with his two young children on Sunday when he was shot near East Colfax Avenue and Sable Boulevard. RTD bus operators are banding together to raise money for Andujo and his children who witnessed the incident. “Why would they even do […]

  • Homeless man suspected of killing woman in her Five Points apartment in Denver

    DENVER — A homeless man has been charged in the stabbing death of a 28-year-old woman in her Five Points apartment. It happened sometime between July 30 and July 31 during an alleged home burglary. It’s at least the second homicide in the past two weeks that police believe were committed by transients in the metro area. Cristina Weir was found dead inside her apartment by co-workers who were worried when she didn’t show up to work on July 31. […]

  • Victim of deadly crime spree was former vice principal at Aurora Central High School

    DENVER — Eric Ukuni appeared in a Denver courtroom Wednesday where he was told he’s being investigated for six felony counts, including first-degree attempted murder,  first-degree murder and robbery. All of the charges are related to Tuesday’s crime spree that began in Commerce City with an armed carjacking and ended in Denver near West 40th Avenue and Havana Street where Ukuni, 26, allegedly intentionally struck and killed a retired Aurora Central High School vice principal. “He took an angel. An […]

  • Shooting injures one at Alameda and Federal

    DENVER — A man is in the hospital after a shooting just after 8:30 a.m. Saturday near West Alameda Avenue and South Decatur Street in the Valverde neighborhood, the Denver Police Department said. “I was outside about 8:30 this morning painting and I heard a gunshot two houses down,” said a man who didn’t want to be identified. Police identified the victim as a 35-year old man who was shot in the stomach during a possible carjacking. “I thought it […]