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.
A panel of experts tasked with reviewing Outagamie County's response to a series of tornadoes that hit the county in August revealed its findings Wednesday.
The decision for whether or not Walmart can continue to investigate locating a store in Green Bay's Broadway District is now up to the city's redevelopment authority.
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A Green Bay-based beef processing company has submitted the minimum $12.75 million bid for an idled South Dakota plant, according to court paperwork filed Wednesday.
Repairs to a U.S. 41 overpass in Appleton will cost $175,000, with the company that struck the bridge picking up the tab, the state said Wednesday.
We have new details in a story about Minneapolis police officers who got into trouble in Green Bay.