Darcie Loreno is a Digital Content Producer at Fox 8 News in Cleveland.

She started her career in print journalism, reporting at a newspaper in Erie, Pa., before moving to Ohio and working at publications in Ashland and Warren, where she earned several awards for breaking news and investigative journalism.

She entered the world of TV News as an online news manager at WKBN in Youngstown, making its website Murrow-award winning and No. 1 in the region.

In 2012, she joined Fox 8 News as an associate producer and was soon promoted to producer, where she produced every newscast at the station at the time. In 2014, she became digital content producer.

Darcie studied English, journalism and psychology at Gannon University in Erie and graduated in 2003.

Awards: Nominated for 2013 Emmy award, best continuing coverage. 2012 Edward R. Murrow regional award, best broadcast affiliated website. 2012 Ohio Associated Press Broadcasters award, second place for best website. 2011 Ohio Associated Press Broadcasters award, second place for best website. 2010 Ohio Associated Press Broadcasters award, first place for best website. 2009 Associated Press Society of Ohio award, second place for best investigative reporting. 2009 AP award, third place for best breaking news.

Darcie has spent years volunteering in animal rescue, and currently serves on the board for the Friends of the Cuyahoga County Animal Shelter.

Recent Articles
  • 2020 Country Megaticket announced! Tim McGraw, Brooks & Dunn among acts

    CUYAHOGA COUNTY, Ohio (WJW) — Kenny Chesney, Lady Antebellum and Tim McGraw are among the acts on the 2020 Country Megaticket, which was announced Friday. Each Megaticket includes one concert ticket to seven concerts performing this summer at Blossom Music Center. The schedule is as follows: — MAY 28: KENNY CHESNEY with special guest MICHAEL FRANTI & SPEARHEAD — JUNE 6: THOMAS RHETT with special guests COLE SWINDELL & HARDY — JUNE 25: LADY ANTEBELLUM with special guests JAKE OWEN […]

  • Whitney Houston, The Doobie Brothers among 2020 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees

    CLEVELAND, Ohio (WJW) — The names of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’s 2020 inductees were released Wednesday morning. The inductees are: — Depeche Mode — The Doobie Brothers — Whitney Houston — Nine Inch Nails — The Notorious B.I.G. — T Rex Four of the inductees were on the ballot for the first time: The Doobie Brothers, Whitney Houston, Notorious B.I.G. and T Rex. Winning the Ahmet Ertegun Award were Irving Azoff and Jon Landau. The award honors […]

  • I-Team: Sources say missing Harley Dilly has been recovered

    PORT CLINTON, Ohio (WJW) — Police sources tell the Fox 8 I-Team that the body of Harley Dilly has been recovered. No further details have been released. There will be a 12 p.m. press conference to provide an update on the case. There was a heavy police presence in an unoccupied house on E. 5th Street Monday night. It’s right across the street from the house where Dilly lived with his family. Early Tuesday, Police Chief Robert Hickman was seen […]

  • One killed, one injured in Cleveland shooting

    CLEVELAND, Ohio (WJW) — One man was killed and another was injured in a shooting in Cleveland Saturday night. According to Cleveland police, it happened at 10 p.m. at 3405 Roehl Avenue. One of the victims died, and the second was taken to the hospital. His condition is not known. The shooting is still under investigation. No one has been arrested.

  • Cleveland Browns hire their 18th head coach: Here’s more about Kevin Stefanski…

    CLEVELAND, Ohio (WJW) — The Browns didn’t pass on Kevin Stefanski a second time. Cleveland is hiring the Vikings’ offensive coordinator to be their new coach, a league source confirmed to Fox 8’s John Telich.  Stefanski agreed to accept the position Sunday, a day after Minnesota was beaten 27-10 by the San Francisco 49ers in the NFC playoffs, according to the person who spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity because the team has not announced the decision. The […]

  • ‘A risky hire’: Social media reacts to news Stefanski will be next Browns head coach

    CLEVELAND, Ohio (WJW) — There is some mixed reaction from fans after the announcement that the Cleveland Browns have hired Vikings’ OC Kevin Stefanski as their new head coach. Fox 8’s John Telich confirmed the news with a league source Sunday. Need a review of past coaches? A look back at Browns head coaches since 1999 Browns can’t disappoint us with a loss today, so instead they hire Stefanski so we can get our weekly dose of disappointment. 🙄🤦🏻‍♀️ #Browns […]

  • Cleveland Browns hire Vikings offensive coordinator Kevin Stefanski as head coach

    BEREA, Ohio (WJW) — A league source has confirmed to Fox 8’s John Telich that the Cleveland Browns have hired Minnesota Vikings’ Offensive Coordinator Kevin Stefanski as their new head coach. The team went through its “ process” and Stefanski is who they arrived at. Much as many thought Freddie was the answer, no one knows , today how things will shake out. #browns Enjoy the twitter debates on this choice . — .@JohnTelich8 (@JohnTelich8) January 12, 2020 Stefanski was […]

  • 3 Ashtabula pizza shop employees locked in walk-in freezer during robbery

    ASHTABULA, Ohio (WJW) — Three employees at an Ashtabula pizza shop were robbed at gunpoint and then locked inside a walk-in freezer. According to Ashtabula police, it happened last Friday at Georgio’s Pizza in the 1900 block of West Prospect Avenue. When police arrived, they were told that two men, who were armed with knives, entered the business and took an undisclosed amount of money. During the robbery, one of the employees was physically assaulted, and all three workers were […]

  • 7 charged in human trafficking sting involving victims contacted through ads for sexual services

    SPRINGFIELD TOWNSHIP, Ohio (WJW) — Seven people were charged in a human trafficking sting in Springfield Township Thursday night. According to a press release, the purpose of the operation was to combat human trafficking and offer recovery assistance to the victims. The victims were contacted through advertisements on the internet for sexual services. Springfield Township police, the Summit County Sheriff’s Office, the Cuyahoga Regional Human Trafficking Task Force and the Summit County Collaborative Against Human Trafficking conducted the sting. In […]

  • Man accused of terrorist threats, trespassing after being found wandering in Cuyahoga Falls High School

    CUYAHOGA FALLS, Ohio (WJW) — A man accused of making threats to commit a shooting at Cuyahoga Falls High School was arrested after being found walking around the school after school hours. Allen M. Kenna, 18, faces charges of making terrorist threats and criminal trespassing in the case. According to Cuyahoga Falls police, on Jan. 6 officers were called to Cuyahoga Falls High School, where school maintenance personnel reported seeing a white male walking around after school hours. He appeared […]

  • Gov. Mike DeWine visits site where woman was hit, killed while crossing road in East Cleveland

    EUCLID, Ohio (WJW)– Gov. Mike DeWine is making a trip to East Cleveland Tuesday after demands from community activists. Members of the East Cleveland community rallied for change along Euclid Avenue in their city after the death of Terra Nolden, a mother of seven. Nolden was hit by a car on Dec. 30 while crossing Euclid Avenue near Strathmore Avenue. The Ohio Department of Transportation removed the traffic light at that location as part of an upgrade project. It was […]

  • Starbucks debuts new non-dairy beverages in U.S.

    Starbucks is introducing two new beverages on menus nationwide, and the drinks are non-dairy. According to a press release from Starbucks, the beverages will be the Almondmilk Honey Flat White and the Coconutmilk Latte, both made with Starbucks Blonde Espresso. The Almondmilk Honey Flat White combines ristretto shots of the espresso with steamed almondmilk and a hint of honey. The Coconutmilk Latte combines shots of Starbucks Blonde Espresso with steamed coconutmilk with Cascara sugar topping, which adds notes of dark brown […]

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