Victoria Lara

Victoria Lara

Reporter/Anchor

East Texas

Victoria Lara joined the KLTV & KTRE news team in June of 2020. She is a reporter, producer and anchors Good Morning East Texas Weekend.

A DFW native, Victoria graduated from the University of North Texas with a degree in Converged Broadcast Media and Political Science. She gained media experience at her college TV station North Texas Television. There, she served in a number of roles, including news director. She interned with CBS11 news in Dallas and is a member of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists. Victoria has also earned a Telly and multiple Lone Star EMMY student production awards.

Outside of work, Victoria is an avid cook. She likes to try new recipes in her kitchen for her family and friends to enjoy. She also enjoys spending time with her German Shepherd, Bane, and her Orange Tabby cat, Basil.

Victoria has a passion for telling stories and she's excited to tell the stories of the people of East Texas. Feel free to send her an email and connect on social media.

Education:

  • University of North Texas

Recent Articles by Victoria

  Two women are working to get vaccine demand up in rural East Texas

Advice from Tyler attorney on dealing with delayed insurance coverage

Onalaska pastor looks back one year after a deadly tornado hit Polk Co.

  Study finds COVID-19 survivors at higher risk of mental health issues

What you need to know about Longview ISD’s free vaccination clinic

  Circus performers get back on stage for first time in over a year

  How are industry leaders working to solve the global chip shortage?

Texas food banks and farmers deal post-freeze crop delays

2 arrested, 2 flee following pursuit, crash in Tyler

  OB-GYN discusses medical side of Sen. Hughes’ “Heartbeat Bill”

Van Zandt County Justice Center revives jail ministry program

East Texas roofers struggle to meet high demand with low supply

Time is running out to renew your driver’s license or ID

Today is opening day for the Azalea & Spring Flower Trail

Tyler Ag dealership rebuilds after two fires burn their buildings

  East Texas ministry helps women back on their feet

Smith Co. law enforcement searching for suspect in overnight shooting

Experts say winter blast might become most expensive natural disaster in Texas history

  East Texas family raises awareness for Congenital Heart Defects

Impacts of raising the federal minimum wage

Spring Hill family raises over $65,000 for son’s rare muscular disease

What you need to know about changes to the tax season

Tyler Police investigating reported burglary at Walmart store

  East Texas teacher breaks world record at powerlifting tournament

East Texas health professionals concerned about mental health effects from pandemic

Texas food banks could face grocery shortages next year

Tyler Junior College’s Nutcracker ballet goes virtual

City of Tyler to host public virtual meeting for city project

City of Tyler calling on local artists

Tyler recreation center briefly closed for maintenance Thursday morning