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Andi Dukleth

Video Journalist - Contributor through November 2020

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Prior to her work as a videographer in the KPBS newsroom, Andi interned at Interloper Films and has worked as a News Photographer for KUSI and ABC10 News respectively. Some of the important stories she has covered include the 2016 Bernie Sanders campaign stop in National City, the Thousand Oaks shooting, and the Woolsey Fire.

Andi Dukleth is a born and raised San Diegan who graduated from California State University San Marcos with a bachelor’s degree in arts and technology. Since graduating in 2013, she has found a passion for documentary filmmaking and illustrating comic books.

In addition to working in news, she is active in the comic book scene. She is a part of a local comic book collective and has paneled at San Diego Comic Con.

Recent Stories by Andi Dukleth

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Artist Moves Quickly To Cover Hate Symbol In Hillcrest

Oct. 7, 2020
By Andi Dukleth

Swastika painted on the sidewalk is covered with a more positive message.

From left to right, author George R. R. Martin ...

Criticism Of 2020 Hugo Awards Spotlights A Lack Of Inclusivity In Literary Fiction World

Aug. 12, 2020
By Andi Dukleth

Since 1953, the Hugo Awards have celebrated the work of some of the most visionary creators in science fiction and fantasy literature. The 2020 awards, held on Aug. 1, however, received some criticism, especially toward the host of the ceremony.

Protesters gather at the One American News Netw...

Protesters Demonstrate At San Diego-Based News Outlet Known For Supporting Trump

June 14, 2020
By Andi Dukleth

One America News (OAN) has faced intense criticism nationally for airing a story that suggested a 75-year-old protester in Buffalo who suffered a serious head injury after being knocked to the ground by police has links to the antifa movement.

La Bodega Art Gallery in Barrio Logan, Dec. 5, ...

Barrio Logan's La Bodega Art Gallery Leaves Behind Lasting Legacy

Dec. 12, 2019
By Andi Dukleth

The gallery, which galvanized a community, is closing at six years.

Tease photo for Diversionary Theatre Creates Winter W...

Diversionary Theatre Creates Winter Wonderland For 'Santaland Diaries'

Dec. 4, 2019
By Andi Dukleth, Beth Accomando, Roland Lizarondo

The forecast at Diversionary Theatre is for snow through Dec. 22. Find out how the creative team behind "Santaland Diaries" is creating a winter wonderland that goes beyond what's onstage.

A pirate-themed Halloween decoration at a home ...

Carlsbad Neighborhood Creates Swashbuckling Experience For Halloween

Oct. 31, 2019
By Andi Dukleth

A North County neighborhood offers a visual treat with no tricks. Homeowners of the Bressi Ranch community in Carlsbad are known for their elaborate decorations, but none are quite like the row of homes along Peppertree Way.

Tease photo for Oceanside Film Festival Runs Wednesda...

Oceanside Film Festival Runs Wednesday Through Sunday

Aug. 1, 2019
By Andi Dukleth, Beth Accomando, Nicholas McVicker

Since 2009 the Oceanside International Film Festival has been bringing unique screening experiences to North County. The festival runs Aug. 7 through 11 at the Sunshine Brooks Theater.

Native American dancers participate in Pow Wow ...

Inter-Tribal Pow Wow Lights Up San Luis Rey Mission

June 10, 2019
By Andi Dukleth

Tribes and vendors from across the country gathered on the Mission grounds with one purpose in mind: celebrating togetherness.

Tease photo for 'Put Your House In Order' Delivers Ro...

'Put Your House In Order' Delivers Rom-Com For The Apocalypse

May 24, 2019
By Andi Dukleth, Beth Accomando

La Jolla Playhouse is premiering Ike Holter’s new play "Put Your House In Order." It’s billed as a “rom-com meets apocalyptic thriller.”

Super-Abled Comics writer and creator Travis Ri...

Super-Abled Comics Packs Empowering Punch

April 12, 2019
By Andi Dukleth

San Diego writer Travis Rivas is putting together a comic anthology about superheroes with disabilities.

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Boats moored in Mission Bay next to Fiesta Isla...

Dogs Vs. Boats: The Future Of Fiesta Island

May 22, 2019
By John Carroll

Users of a dog park and people who enjoy paddle boats are paying close attention to a city decision on Fiesta Island.

Attorney Craig Sherman stands with Pat Sexton o...

Lawsuit Challenges Plan For Bike Lanes On North Park Thoroughfare

Aug. 14, 2019
By Andrew Bowen

A group that calls itself Save 30th Street Parking claims San Diego violated a state law meant to protect the environment when it announced plans to eliminate parking along the road in favor of protected bike lanes.

U.S. Army soldiers belonging to the 1st Platoon...

Lawsuits: Federal Gov't Fails To Protect Military Reservists Returning To Civilian Jobs

Aug. 22, 2019
By Steve Walsh

Claiming they are denied promotions and pay, reservists and guard troops are suing their civilian employers under a federal law designed to protect their civilian careers. Federal agencies are seeing some of the highest number of complaints.