I grew up in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (yep – I'm a Steelers fan, but I've warmed up to the Vikings) and I graduated from Point Park University in 2012. I've been part of CBS Radio in Pittsburgh, Studstill Media in Illinois and now call the Med City home! My husband, Will, and I enjoy Rochester’s craft beers and wine, hiking, and city/country balance. I have a cat named Pantera – an adorable, long-haired black cat with green eyes! If you want to talk cats (or any animal really), hiking, movies, concerts, or pizza, I'm your girl!
Have You Seen This Missing Lake Pepin Boater?
He's been missing since April. If you're keeping track, it's already June.
5 Minutes Inside This Minnesota ‘Quiet Place’ Will Freak You Out
It's the quietest place in the world, and it's right here in Minnesota.
How One Rochester Student Used Her Graduation Speech To Take a Stand Against Gun Violence …
Last week, I was offered the chance to meet a local Rochester student doing "big things" for local youth.
Would You Stay In This Minnesota Tiny House ‘Up North’?
I've got to admit, I've been obsessed with tiny homes ever since I saw them on HGTV.
These Streets Are Getting Re-Paved In Rochester This Summer
We're in the middle of one of two seasons Minnesota sees each year: construction season!
Did You Know This Happens Inside Target Field Sunday Mornings?
You might be surprised to learn this because I sure was.
Val Asks: Can Shorts Be ‘Work Appropriate’ During Summer?
I've been asking myself this question since I started working full-time five years ago, and I've learned a few things I'd like to share with you.
5 Things To Have On Your ‘Rochester Summer Bucket List’
Sure, Minnesota gets cold in the winter. Our winters can last pretty long too! But that doesn't stop us from taking advantage of every bit of summer we do have!
New Rochester Recovery House Given Greenlight
The definition of "recovery" is returning to a "normal" state of mind. But what's normal anyway? More importantly, what's your normal? How do you get back to it? One new Rochester organization is aiming to help those in recovery answer that.
Minnesota Should Top The ‘Top 10 Cities for Hockey Fans’ List
Hockey is basically Minnesota's pastime. Why isn't it (or its hockey fans) represented well on this list??