A Pennsylvania native, Chelsea is excited to call Central Pennsylvania home! She joined Fox43 in March 2018 as the Harrisburg Bureau reporter.

A 2014 Temple University graduate, Chelsea began her career reporting and producing at WRDE in Lewes, Del. She then headed to WEVV in Evansville, Ind. where she was a reporter, anchor and producer. While in Evansville, Chelsea’s most memorable stories include interviewing Bernie Sanders during the 2016 Presidential campaign, covering devastation left from a deadly overnight tornado outbreak, the kidnapping and murder of a disabled teen missing for 8 months, and a toddler hearing for the first time after being born deaf.

When not covering news, Chelsea loves exploring the area, trying different local restaurants, visiting the dog park with her rescue pup, Jax, and cheering on Philadelphia sports teams (Eagles, Sixers, Phillies, Flyers, Owls!)

Chelsea believes everyone has a story and she loves telling the ones that really impact everyday lives and communities. If you have a story idea or news tip, email: CKoerbler@fox43.com

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Recent Articles
  • FEMA updates floodplain maps in Lebanon County

    SOUTHERN LONDONDERRY TOWNSHIP, LEBANON COUNTY, Pa.- FEMA updates floodplain maps in Lebanon County. The updated map shows areas of the floodplain that have remained unchanged, removed, and added. However, it’s leading to confusion among some people living near a floodplain. “They might be required to have flood insurance if their structure is located within that the new floodplain,” said Jenna Seesholtz, South Londonderry Township manager. “Also on the flip side, they might be able to cancel their flood insurance if […]

  • Pennsylvania Supreme Court to make decision to appeal cop-killer Eric Frein’s conviction

    HARRISBURG, Pa. — The Pennsylvania Supreme Court hears arguments on behalf of convicted cop-killer Eric Frein. This comes more than a year after Frein was found guilty of murder and sentenced to death. Under Pennsylvania law, because he was sentenced to death his case is automatically reviewed by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court. Eric Frein’s attorney wants the case appealed and retried, this time without a video tape confession. “The trooper understood, he’ll talk to us about the rifle but you […]

  • State and Federal agencies team up to tackle invasive bug in Pennsylvania

    MILLER TOWNSHIP, PERRY COUNTY, Pa. – A bug native to Southeast Asia made its way to Pennsylvania in 2014. This past weekend its first egg hatch of the season was spotted in Berks County. Agriculture officials are now warning of its potential $18 billion impact on the state’s businesses, trade and economy. “This isn’t something that’s going to go away in two or three months,” said. Kevin Shea, USDA animal and plant health inspection service administrator. “This is going to […]

  • Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission reminding boaters on dangers of dams, boating safety

    HARRISBURG — Following the death of a mother and her toddler after the boat they were on capsized near the Dock Street Dam, the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission is reminding boaters to educate themselves before going on the water. Colonel Corey Britcher with the commission says, nine times out of 10, it’s accidents that happen at the Dock Street Dam because people don’t understand the dangers. “That water is churning and it will suck you back into it as […]

  • Life Through Death: York County mother spreads awareness following son’s unexpected suicide

    SPRINGETTSBURY TOWNSHIP, YORK COUNTY, Pa. – A York County woman is on a mission to not let her 18-year-old son’s death be in vain. Saturday, September 23rd, 2017. It was a seemingly normal day for the Hinderer Family. They spent the morning at a family reunion. “Lance was cracking jokes like normal,” said Cristi Hinderer about her son. Hours later the family would be blindsided by tragedy, changing the dynamics of their family forever. “My oldest son Luke called me,” […]

  • Roadside America employees lauch kickstarter campaign to buy miniature village

    UPPER BERN TOWNSHIP, BERKS COUNTY, Pa. – More than 80 years in business, a well-known exhibit is up for sale in Berks County. Employees are Roadside America are now trying to figure out a way to buy it. Visits to Roadside America are somewhat of traditions for some families. “You do see grandparents bringing their grandchildren and their parents are bringing their kids it’s a very generational thing,” said Richard Peiffer, Roadside America employee looking to buy the business Roadside […]

  • Preliminary report shows mother of Madelyn Binkley had marijuana in her system

    LOWER SWATARA TOWNSHIP, DAUPHIN COUNTY, Pa. – Crews continue to search for missing Madelyn Binkley. The three-year-old girl was on a boat with her parents Monday night when it capsized near the dock Street Dam. The autopsy on Mary Bredbenner, Madelyn’s mom, shows she died from drowning. The Dauphin County District Attorney’s office says they are looking into if Madelyn’s parents were under the influence after marijuana was found in connection to the investigation. Preliminary tests show marijuana was in […]

  • DA confirms marijuana found in connection to deaths on the Susquehanna River

    LOWER SWATARA TOWNSHIP, DAUPHIN COUNTY Pa. — UPDATE: District Attorney Fran Chardo has confirmed that marijuana was found that is being associated with the incident that resulted in the death of Mary Bredbenner and three-year-old Madelyn Binkley. Chardo could not specify where or how the marijuana was found. Dauphin County DA Fran Chardo tells me marijuana was found in relation to the capsized boat Monday night. He couldn’t specify where or how exactly it was found. @fox43 — Chelsea Koerbler (@ChelseaKoerbler) May 10, […]

  • 26 cats surrendered to Lancaster County rescue

    MANOR TOWNSHIP, LANCASTER COUNTY – An animal rescue in Lancaster County is dealing with an influx of cats after more than two dozen were surrendered last week. The rescue is working to get these cats healthy and adoptable but it’s become somewhat of a financial burden. Twenty-six cats from about two-weeks to 15-years-old were surrendered to Pet Pantry in Manor Township, Lancaster County. Their owner surrendered them when she became too sick to care for them. While none of the […]