Tracy Vedder

Investigative Reporter

Tracy Vedder
Tracy Vedder
Investigative Reporter
Tracy Vedder began reporting for KOMO 4 News in 1995 and is now a member of our Problem Solvers Investigative team.

Vedder is the recipient of three RTNDA awards and a Regional Emmy for investigative reporting. Her most memorable stories include traveling to Macedonia and Albania during the war in Kosovo and to Saudi Arabia during Desert Storm.

Reporting, particularly investigative reporting is her first love, but in her spare time, Vedder enjoys rock climbing, kayaking, cycling and finished her first triathlon last summer. All of which she shares with her husband, Dane and their two dogs ZuZu and Marley.

Recent stories by Tracy Vedder

KOMO 4 TV More woes plague SR-520 Bridge project More woes plague SR-520 Bridge project(Video)
Severe frost damage is the newest problem to plague the 520 Bridge project: a project that's already late and over budget. Now the KOMO 4 Problem Solvers have discovered freezing temperatures caused micro-fractures on one of the concrete pontoons.
KOMO 4 TV Backyard bloodsport: Cops cracking down on cockfighting Backyard bloodsport: Cops cracking down on cockfighting(Photo Gallery)(Video)
Cock fighting is a vicious, hidden, backyard bloodsport. State and federal agents gave the KOMO 4 Problem Solvers access to a local investigation into a cock fighting ring that allegedly revolved around big money, guns, and drugs. It's a combination that can endanger neighborhoods across our region.
KOMO 4 TV Voice of Evil: The Green River Killer breaks his silence Voice of Evil: The Green River Killer breaks his silence(Photo Gallery)(Video)(Audio)
Nearly a decade ago, Gary Ridgway was unmasked as the Green River Killer, the most prolific serial killer in U.S. history. Despite a multi-year criminal case that drew international attention and years of near isolation in the Washington State Penitentiary, Ridgway has steadfastly refused to speak to the media about his crimes. Until now.