Steve Ohnesorge

Steve Ohnesorge

Bureau Reporter

Charlotte, NC

Steve started as a photographer at WBTV in 1975, leaving for CBS (New York) in 1980. He returned from New York a year later and in 1981, started the Morganton-based newsroom.

Recent Articles by Steve

“Several” employees test positive for COVID-19 at N.C. Tyson meat processing plant

ACC suspends all athletic-related activities due to coronavirus fears

Hunters find missing truck, burned remains of 3 people linked to NC ‘mass murder’

Conditions deteriorating as Dorian makes it way to the Carolinas, flooding a major concern

Massive Bigfoot statue stolen from business in N.C. mountains

ATF offers $5K reward as break-ins target law enforcement cars in the foothills

Massive fire destroys N.C. chicken house, kills 11K chickens, causes more than $300k of damage

Documents: Children shot, mom run over before N.C. home set on fire, body dumped in river

  N.C. children found dead in burned home identified, mother’s body believed to be in Catawba River

Statesville files lawsuit over business’s massive American flag, CEO challenges rule

  ‘He died a hero.’ Student killed trying to stop UNCC gunman escorted home

Woman facing child abuse charges, DWI after school bus crash

  Hurricane Michael could affect fall colors in NC