Brenna Burger

Brenna Burger


Brenna Burger is a multi-media journalist for KLTV 7. Brenna was born and raised in Dallas, Texas. She is happy to call Tyler her new home as she joins the East Texas News Team as a multi-media journalist.

Brenna graduated from the University of North Texas with a degree in broadcast journalism. During her time at UNT, she was a producer and anchor for the universities news station, NT-TV. She also held a position as vice president of her sorority, Zeta Tau Alpha.

Previously, Brenna worked as a media relations specialist for the international news wire, Business Wire. Before then, she worked for a news station in Oklahoma as a multimedia journalist, where she specialized in crime coverage.

In her free time, Brenna loves playing sand volleyball, eating all the food she can get her hands on, traveling around the world, and spending time with her family and her Wheaten Terrier named Hero.

Writing is Brenna’s passion and she hopes to gain the communities trust by being a trustworthy and ethical journalist. She is excited to share the stories affecting those in the East Texas area.

Recent Articles by Brenna

DPS report: Vehicle didn’t stop after hitting woman on Highway 64

  WEBXTRA: Family, friends talk about woman killed in Smith County wreck

  All Saints Episcopal School honors wounded warriors

  WEBXTRA: World War II veterans reunite in Tyler

  WEBXTRA: Gilmer could become next East Texas city to ban abortions

  WEBXTRA: Smith County Red Cross prepares for flooding

  WEBXTRA: FDA advisory committee recommends approval of drug that could reduce severity of peanut allergies

Wreck near Tyler’s Loop 323, Towne Park intersection slowing traffic

  WEBXTRA: Jacksonville nursing facility closing after operator surrenders license

  WEBXTRA: City of Berryville issues boil water notice after tree knocks out power

  Officials investigate fires that destroyed house, vehicles in Upshur County

  Tyler police: No evidence found of gunshot victim or discharged weapon at Walmart on Hwy 64

  WEBXTRA: Group continues opposition to Toll 49 expansion

  WEBXTRA: Thousands of dollars in sports memorabilia stolen from Quitman storage unit

  WEBXTRA: Smith County house fire destroys home, displaces family

No burn ban issued for Smith County

  WEBXTRA: Authorities identify woman who drowned on Lake Tyler

  WEBXTRA: Cody Anderson bikes more than 13,600 miles for charity

  WEBXTRA: Tyler woman expecting one child gives birth to triplets

  WEBXTRA: Stanley’s BBQ starts expansion project

Preliminary autopsy report indicates 3-year-old found in pond drowned

  United Way of Smith County launches fall campaign with $1.5 million goal

  WEBXTRA: East Texas dentist hosts free dental clinic to benefit residents at Hiway 80 Rescue Mission

  Free dental clinic to benefit men, women at Hiway 80 Rescue Mission

  Mineola man talks about MIA brother whose remains were finally flown home

  Mount Vernon coach Art Briles speaks to media after practice Monday

  Athens ISD days away from officially starting four-day school week

  WEBXTRA: Newly mandated physicals reveal health issues for two Chapel Hill band members

  Tyler Pounds Regional Airport gets new security equipment

  Trane officially unveils remodeled manufacturing facility in Tyler


  WEBXTRA: Veterans tour the Udvar-Hazy Air and Space Museum
  WEBXTRA: Behind the scenes of firefighter training
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