Robert Hornacek is a reporter who focuses on stories for FOX 11 On Special Assignment.
Robert originally joined FOX 11 News 1999 as a general assignment reporter. After more than a decade covering the news in Northeastern Wisconsin, Robert left to become the News and Media Relations Coordinator at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay. In 2011, after less than a year, Robert returned to FOX 11 to work on special projects.
Robert grew up in Mequon, Wisconsin and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Mass Communication/ Broadcast Journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
Before coming to FOX 11, Robert worked as a reporter at KTEN-TV in Denison, Texas. He also interned at WITI-TV in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Robert and his wife Jennifer have four sons. Robert enjoys running, playing and coaching baseball and spending time with his family.
On Wednesday, a state committee will release its recommendations on what Wisconsin should do with the Common Core standards.
Cheers for a big check at an Appleton elementary school.
The victim in a weekend shooting at an Appleton night club has died, according to Appleton police.
The possibility of a Walmart store in downtown Green Bay is still alive.
Driving instructors and law enforcement say lessons can be learned from Sunday’s massive pileup northwest of Milwaukee.
The village of Allouez has received a request from the owner of the Hilltop Apartments site to build a 48-unit apartment complex on the site of the burnt-out apartments.