Karen Lehr – Executive Reporter


Idaho News 6 Executive Reporter

Karen has been with the Idaho News 6 team for more than a decade, moving to Boise from Florida in 2013.

Outside of work, Karen is likely in "mom mode" with two young daughters and a few pets keeping her busy.

Inside the newsroom, Karen has jumped into pretty much every job available: reporting, anchoring, producing, and even filling in on weather.

Karen was honored to receive the Idaho State Broadcaster's Association "Best Reporter" award in 2017, 2018, 2019, and 2022. To date, her most memorable story assignment was flying in an F-16 Fighting Falcon with a US Air Force Thunderbirds pilot in 2018.

Karen graduated from the University of Central Florida with honors, a major in Broadcast Journalism, and a minor in Crime, Law, and Deviance.

If you see Karen out around town don't hesitate to say, "hi!" and follow along on social media at the links above.

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