Nikki Torres

Email Nikki

Nikki Torres joined the 4 News Now team in September 2018.

She graduated with a degree in Strategic Communication from The Edward R. Murrow College of Communication at Washington State University. She also earned a minor in Business Administration from the Carson College of Business.

Nikki is a Washington native. While she grew up south of Seattle, Nikki’s spent time in the Inland Northwest, as a newsroom intern at KHQ-TV during her senior year at WSU.

Before making her way back to Spokane, she worked as a reporter, anchor and weather forecaster at NBC5 News in Medford, Oregon.

When she’s not working, she loves to go running, watching Cougar football, and hanging out with her dog.

She’s excited to be back in her home state. If you see her out and about give her a – Go Cougs!

Articles

Don't forget your rain coat as you head out for work today!

Here is your local weather forecast for Tuesday, January 28

Potholes; why they show up this time of year and how you can get them fixed

Spokane crews have filled over 200 potholes this season

Practice yoga at the Cathedral, learn about magical creatures; Free Fun Friday

Here are four free events you can go to this weekend

Grab an umbrella on your way out the door

Here is your weather forecast for Friday, January 24.

'Our hearts are broken'; teenage driver in Thursday's car accident identified, his family's message to the community

Kellen Erickson, Ferris High School '19, died Thursday in a car accident

A new fitness program is designed to improve heart health for Spokane firefighters

In 2019, sudden cardiac arrest was a leading cause for firefighter fatalities, according to the NFPA.

Shifting from snow to rain, paired with gray skies

Skies will be gloomy, weather will be wet, roads will be slushy

Local businesses grapple with the aftermath of a devastating fire

Learn how to ice skate and hear some tips on a plant-based diet; Free Fun Friday

Here are four free events you can go to this weekend

Sun and clouds today, weekend snowfall on the way

Here is your weather forecast for Friday, January 17.

Gonzaga Prep students start program to provide free tampons and pads at school

Steve Gleason's Congressional Gold Medal inspires current Bullpups

Former Bullpup awarded highest honor Congress can award a civilian

Brrrr... one of the coldest nights of the year on its way

Here is your local weather forecast for Tuesday, January 14

Shovels up, blowers out! More snow and gusty winds to start off the work week

Old, compacted snow + fresh snow = extra dicey roads

Learn to sew and cook healthy; Free Fun Friday

Here are four free events you can go to this weekend

Take out those shovels! Heavy snow is headed our way Friday

Here is your weather forecast for Thursday, January 9

'It's just panic': Lakeland HS students relieved police found no threat during lockdown

Recognizing an avalanche; knowing how could save your life

Despite bed space, homeless camp fills downtown underpass

Free Fun Friday; Nerf war battle, anyone?

Here are four free events you can go to this weekend

Prepare for a blustery weekend ahead

Here is your weather forecast for Friday, January 3.

Did you have the day off for New Year's Day? They didn't

No days off for local law enforcement and first responders on New Year's Day

Mead Food Bank looking for new home

Uncertainty hangs over current location of Mead Food Bank

New beginnings for Spokane city leadership as Mayor Nadine Woodward officially takes office

Former anchor Nadine Woodward is Spokane's 45th mayor

The clock is ticking to see some of these local holiday traditions

Here are four free events you can go to this weekend.

Some snow expected for the LAST weekend of the decade

An inch of snow possible in Spokane

#happylife: Post-Christmas trash, what to toss and which bin it goes in

How to sort post-Christmas trash