Phoenix O'Connor

Phoenix O'Connor

Phoenix O'Connor is a reporter/multi-media journalist with the NewsWest 9 team.

Coming from Moorhead, Minnesota, she was the morning live reporter on the #1 morning show, "First News" for WDAY.

Having a love for racing, she would host and sideline report for United States X-County, which is a long-distance snowmobile race in Canada, North Dakota and Minnesota.

Her international reporting also includes covering off-road races in Mexico for Score international off-road racing.

She gives back to the West Texas community by working at the Crisis Center Odessa on the response team.

Phoenix enjoys covering hard news and crime. 

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