Mark Hanrahan joined News Channel 8 as a general assignment reporter in September of 2011.
A native Oregonian, Mark is thrilled to be in the northwest reporting on the issues important to the people living in the region. Since arriving at KGW Mark has reported on a variety of local and national stories including the manhunt for two suspects accused in a west coast killing spree and the Occupy Portland movement.
Prior to arriving at KGW, Mark worked as a general assignment reporter for cross town competitor, KPTV. He’s also reported for KOAA in Colorado Springs, Colorado and for KRTV in Great Falls, Montana.
While in Colorado and Montana, Mark reported extensively on the military, traveling with the U.S. Air Force as they responded to Hurricane Katrina.
While not at work Mark enjoys the outdoors, working on his house (a never-ending process), and spending time with his wife and family.