Vince Kong

Vince Kong comes to WJCT after working for more than a decade in print, including stints in the Midwest, Northwest and Southwest.

Vince relocated to Florida in 2014, serving as a content editor for Treasure Coast Newspapers in Stuart. Before that, he spent roughly seven years as a reporter at the Albuquerque Journal in New Mexico. 

Originally from Chicago, Vince graduated with a bachelor's degree in English/creative writing from the University of Montana. When he’s not inside, sitting in front of multiple computer screens, Vince is enjoying craft beers, throwing Frisbees and attempting to walk his English bulldog, Rufus.

Follow him on Twitter @teamvincek.

The state health rankings are in and the results for two adjacent First Coast counties couldn’t be further apart, as we continue our coverage on the health of Jacksonville on this episode of Redux.

We look at the methodology of a report from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, some of the causes for Jacksonville's high mortality rate and what’s being done to improve the overall wellness of the River City.

Then, there’s a lot of programs for adults struggling with opioid addiction, but what happens to the children addicts. 

And finally, IKEA is coming.