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|Kate joined the WCCO team as a reporter in 2013, but it wasn’t her first time in the newsroom. She interned at the station during her senior year at the University of Minnesota, and is proud to be back telling stories in her home state.
Kate has been awarded Upper-Midwest Emmy Awards for her reporting and breaking news coverage. She currently contributes to the “Best Of Minnesota” series, highlighting the people and places that make Minnesota great. She is also a fill-in co-host for KDWB-FM radio, and keeps busy with event hosting, charity work, and public speaking.
Kate was a musician before pursuing journalism, and has performed at Carnegie Hall in New York City, the Pantages Theatre, and numerous sporting events. You may still catch her singing The Star Spangled Banner at a gig around town.
Kate lives in Minneapolis with her husband, John. They love biking, running, and all Minnesota sports!
She’s always looking for story ideas. You can contact her here.
A Minnesota high school student is getting her chance at the performance of a lifetime.
In Minneapolis, police are taking precautions as restaurants and bars will be packed for public viewing parties.
With less than three weeks until the Minnesota Super Bowl, it’s crunch time for Twin Cities hotels.
The rebirth of a southern Minnesota bowling alley has revitalized an entire community.
After the infamous missed kick, the camera flashed to the face a devastated woman who shared the emotions of every Vikings fan across the country.
The last time the Super Bowl was in Minnesota was in 1992, the theme for halftime was “Winter Magic”
With the Super Bowl just weeks away, we are already seeing changes to downtown Minneapolis.
The lifelong Vikings football fan got season tickets through a connection in the early 1970s and went religiously every year after that.
our votes sent us to a studio that keeps yogis sweating and centered — Minnesota Power Yoga in Minneapolis.
It’s game day at the Breck School Anderson Ice Arena. But it’s the work these girls are doing off the ice that’s getting a lot of attention online.
Shantytown Bar and Grill has been a part of Bloomington’s landscape, in some shape or form, since before most of Bloomington was even here.
The temperature was last above freezing in the Twin Cities three weeks ago. People are having a tough time dealing with it, and so are some animals.
It’s perhaps the biggest question mark in the lead-up to Super Bowl LII at Minneapolis’ U.S. Bank Stadium.
If you plan to head out for New Years eve, local law enforcement agencies are offering ways to get home safe.
These days eating out can be a real challenge. We have so many trendy food options. A person can get lost in all the confusion. Maybe the best thing we can do is get back to the basics.
The shoppers WCCO talked with said it was better to spend the day at the mall than out in the cold.
If you had some last-minute shopping to do Saturday, you certainly weren’t alone.
An Anoka woman who was believed to have been kidnapped by her ex-boyfriend at gunpoint has returned home, according to her family.
An auto-safety glass door will be added to 20 Metro Transit buses over the next couple of months as part of a pilot program.
Springfield’s show proves that to best tell the story of Christmas, it takes an entire community.
The family of an Australian woman who was fatally shot by a Minnesota police officer in July demanded a more rigorous probe Thursday after a prosecutor cast doubts on the investigation.
Certified financial planner Brian Vnak, with Wealth Enhancement Group, says people should be careful about just reading the headlines.
Around 40 students graduated from the McNally Smith College of Music in St. Paul Saturday.
Every young member has a voice in the Angelica Cantanti Youth Choir.
The Minnesota Department of Transportation debuted new technology Tuesday that’s rarely been seen in Minnesota.