Mari Salazar joined 7News as a reporter in August, 2021.

Mari was born and raised in Miami, Florida and speaks Spanish. Her parents are originally from Nicaragua. Before coming to Boston she covered the news in Texas, working in Lubbock and then Austin. Now she’s excited to tell the stories of the people of New England.

Mari graduated from the University of Florida and is a big college football fan. (Go Gators!) In her free time, she likes to find new restaurants, travel, and hang out by the water.

If you’d like to ask Mari a question or want to suggest a story, feel free to follow her on social media @MariSalazarTV or send her an email at

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