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Macradee joined Fox 4 in July 2011 as a reporter. She comes to the Midwest from the Wild West, having grown up in Laramie, Wyoming and becoming a University of Wyoming Cowboy.

After graduating with a degree in Communications and Journalism, Macradee spent five years at KGWN-TV, the CBS affiliate in Cheyenne, Wyoming.

An avid sports fan, Macradee started as a Sports Reporter and soon became the first female Sports Director in the State of Wyoming. One of only 840 members of the media invited to vote for each years Heisman Trophy Winner, Macradee has cast her vote for the past three years.

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.

Outside of work, you can find Macradee on the golf course, cooling off at the pool with a book, spending time with family, or running (trying to keep up) with her two Italian Greyhound rescue dogs, Moses Edwin and Royal Eddison.

Macradee is thrilled to be "back on the streets" talking to people and sharing stories as a Fox 4 Reporter. If you have a story you'd like to share with her, email her at

Recent Articles
  • In Grandview, father of 4 killed trying to get gun from kids, witnesses say

    GRANDVIEW, Mo. — Police are investigating after a man was shot and later died in Grandview, Mo., Monday night, June 30. According to police, officers responded to the 6300 block of 127th Street in Grandview after several people called to report the sounds of gun shots. Relatives and witnesses say the victim was 41-year-old Greg Moody, and the shooter is a 14-year-old boy now in police custody. Moody’s family is now left without a husband and father. “He would give his […]

  • Supreme Court’s ruling causes deeply divided controversy

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – It’s back to the drawing board on contraceptive coverage for the white house following Monday’s Supreme Court ruling. The ruling finds the Affordable Care Act “Contraceptive Mandate” violates the Religious Freedom Restoration Act. Now private companies, like Hobby Lobby, can opt out of providing contraceptive coverage to their employees, under some circumstances. RELATED: Area businesses weigh in on Supreme Court’s decision to side with Hobby Lobby Some, like the founder of Hobby Lobby, are calling Monday’s ruling […]

  • The Kansas City corner that business owners say is a hot spot for violence

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — An armed man robbed a clerk at a south-side gas station early Friday morning. It happened at the corner of 107th and Blue Ridge.  According to police, it’s the second time this month a clerk was assaulted — and on Friday shots were fired at witnesses. Employees at neighboring businesses say the corner of 107th and Blue Ridge is nothing but trouble. Surveillance cameras are aimed to catch each angle and every face of those who […]

  • Parking changes coming to Arrowhead next season in more ways than one

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Parking for Kansas City Chiefs games could cost you more money this upcoming season. That’s if you’re paying for parking on game day instead of paying ahead of time. Fans that pay on game day at the tollgates will now pay $30 for each car, which is an increase from last year’s rate of $27. If you’ve been out to Arrowhead Stadium for a Chiefs game, you know how bad traffic can be. The Chiefs are […]

  • Jury finds that KC mom tried to poison twin girls, convicts her of two felonies

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A Kansas City mother was convicted on Tuesday of trying to poison her twin baby girls with a mixture of rubbing alcohol and milk. The Clay County prosecutor said the crime happened in October two years ago. Prosecutors say 23-year old Gloria Jones mixed rubbing alcohol with milk, giving it to her twin one-year old daughters. According to court documents, Jones told police she was overwhelmed with the twins and thought it would help calm them […]

  • Mom claims school administrator physically abused her five-year-old

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The mother of a five-year old Fox Hill Elementary School girl claims her daughter was physically assaulted in the classroom by an administration. “It makes me wonder how many other times this has happened.  How many other children has this happened to or will it happen to and nothing be done, it be swept under the rug,” said mom Staci Bevan. Bevan said it happened last Wednesday during a two-week summer school program designed to help smooth the […]

  • KC Milan is first team from KC to travel to Gothia Cup in Sweden

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — While the World Cup is played in Brazil, a local youth soccer team is gearing up to head to the largest youth soccer tournament in the world. KC Milan Team USA will travel to Gothenburg, Sweden on July 11 for the Gothia Cup, considered by many to be the youth World Cup. The team is comprised of 14 girls under the age of 14 from KC, St. Louis and Oklahoma. This team will join more than […]

  • Drivers find that parking at Prairie Fire can lead to a costly tow

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — The new Prairie Fire development in Overland Park already has some very unhappy customers. Dozens of people have been towed from parking spots meant for residents of the Prairie Fire apartments. But as FOX 4’s Macradee Aegerter found on Wednesday, some spots aren’t clearly marked and have very costly consequences. At 135th and Roe you can see one of only two signs in what is a very large Prairie Fire apartment complex parking lot, alerting people […]

  • Man feels fortunate after pipe bomb detonates yards from home, shatters bedroom window

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. —  A Northland man considers himself lucky after a pipe bomb detonated and a piece of metal flew through his bedroom window over the weekend.  According to Kansas City police, the blast happened Sunday just after 9 p.m. The homeowner said he had just left his bedroom in the back of the house when he heard and explosion and the shattering of glass.  What he found next is enough to scare anyone, and he didn’t want us to […]

  • Plans to develop KC’s riverfront take shape with a mixed-use project

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The riverfront area of downtown Kansas City could be bustling in spite of years of being quiet. The port authority recently announced the first project for the area, a mix of residential and retail. Now other plans are expected to fill the area It’s a $65 million project, a mixed-use development that includes approximately 400 luxury apartments and retail spaces with lots of amenities. The developer, Flaherty & Collins out of Indianapolis, is also currently working […]

  • Group forges effort to bring closure to unsolved murders, one street corner at a time

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. —  A group of local community activists is forging a new effort to combat crime. Friday night their efforts were on the four corners of Prospect and Gregory. The group handed out 2,000 flyers asking for tips on the recent murder of Alonzo Thomas. Pictured on the flyer, the 20-year-old Thomas and a message written in the young man’s words, if he could speak today. “Not another life need be lost here in this community,” said Bishop Tony Caldwell […]

  • Mourners gather in Maple Hill, Kansas to remember priest killed in Phoenix

    MAPLE HILL, Kan. — A priest attacked and killed in Phoenix, 28-year-old Father Kenneth Walker was remembered on Thursday night. Fr. Walker attended seminary in Nebraska and his large family said they moved to Maple Hill to be closer to him during that time. St. John Vianney Church in Maple Hill held a rosary Thursday night. His family, including some of his 10 siblings attended. Fr. Walker’s family says the priest died fulfilling his dream. The church sits about 20 […]