Joe Fryer

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Joe Fryer
Born Joseph Fryer
1977 (age 38–39)
Education Northwestern University Medill School of Journalism
Occupation journalist, storyteller
Employer NBC News
Known for Reporter at KING-TV and KARE-TV. NBC News correspondent

Joe Fryer is an American journalist and storyteller working for NBC News[1] as a west coast correspondent based at the NBC News West Coast Bureau in Universal City, California.[2] Fryer joined NBC News in 2013 as a part-time correspondent and officially joined NBC News as a full-time correspondent on October 21, 2013.[3][4]

He reports for all platforms of NBC News including, Today, NBC Nightly News and MSNBC.

Before coming to NBC Fryer was a reporter for KING-TV the NBC affiliate in Seattle, Washington.[5][6]


Fryer has worked for KARE-TV[1] in Minneapolis, Minnesota, WTVF-TV in Nashville, Tennessee, WBAY-TV, in Green Bay, Wisconsin and WKYT-TV in Lexington, Kentucky.[7]

In 2014, Fryer won an Emmy with photojournalist Jeff Christian in the category of "Feature News Report."[8] He also won in the writing category for his composite "Fryer's Favorite Features."


  1. ^ a b J, C (19 August 2013). "C.J.: Ex-KARE11 figure Joe Fryer hot on trail of national news". Star Tribune. Retrieved 23 October 2013. Fryer is also on the story about Bob Filner, the San Diego mayor who won't leave despite serial allegations of sexual harassment. 
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  3. ^ "Joe Fryer Named NBC News Correspondent - TVNewser". 2013-10-15. Retrieved 2013-10-23. 
  4. ^ Gustafson, Amy Carlson (August 17, 2013). "Former KARE reporter on network news in August". Pioneer Press. Retrieved 24 October 2013. 
  5. ^ "KING Reporter Joe Fryer Joins NBC News - TVSpy". 2013-10-15. Retrieved 2013-10-23. 
  6. ^ Debora Halpern Wenger; Deborah Potter (17 February 2011). Advancing the Story: Broadcast Journalism in a Multimedia World. SAGE Publications. pp. 80–. ISBN 978-1-4833-0523-3. 
  7. ^ "About Joe". Retrieved 2013-10-23. 
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