Welcome

Chris McKee is an award-winning reporter in Albuquerque, New Mexico, with more than a decade of experience in television journalism.

Chris currently reports nightside for KRQE News 13, where he works both investigative and general assignment.

Over the last five years, Chris has covered some of New Mexico’s biggest stories including several controversial police use of force cases, the U.S. Department of Justice-lead reform of the Albuquerque Police Department, a high school shooting, devastating wildfires and flooding.

An Oregon native, Chris is a University of Oregon graduate. He started his career in Oregon as a news producer in Bend, and eventually worked his way into reporting through Roseburg and Eugene.

Chris has worked with photographers and solo as a multimedia journalist. In 2017, he was awarded “Best Reporter” and “Best General News Story” by the New Mexico Broadcasters Association.