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Senior Video Reporter — Star Tribune
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Former TV anchor. Star Tribune video reporter. Hockey fanatic.

In giant new store in Bloomington, Bauer aims for ultimate hockey experience — Golf stores have putting greens. Now, there's a hockey store with a big ice rink. Bauer Hockey, the nation's largest maker of hockey equipment, on Saturday will open a superstore called Own the Moment in the former location of Hockey Giant in Bloomington.
Nov 13, 2015

RT @StarTribune: In giant new store in Bloomington, Bauer aims for ultimate hockey experience.

Nov 13, 2015

RT @vsawkar: Hey, @Russostrib. Hockey fanatics are getting pumped for new @BauerHockey #OwntheMoment store. Story & video:…

Burpee marathon for Give to the Max push

Chelsea Clinton, Henry Winkler and singer Ciara pump up WE Day crowd

Nov 03, 2015

Thousands of Minnesota students enjoyed #Wedaymn @xcelenergyctr. Video: @spps_news @Capitolhillgt @grace_raymond

Virtual reality marketing goal is to build stronger ties to consumer — Instead of looking at a picture of a dress online, the new age of marketing would have a woman step into a virtual world to see how it looks on her, how it flows - and even meet the designer who made it.

Epilepsy Foundation head: Coach Kill is an inspiration to thousands with epilepsy — Coach Jerry Kill wiped away tears at the podium as he announced his retirement from his University of Minnesota football head coaching job on Wednesday morning. Epilepsy Foundation of Minnesota executive director Vicki Kopplin said those tears are "the reality of how relentless epilepsy can be."
Oct 28, 2015

RT @StarTribune: Epilepsy Foundation head: Coach Kill is an inspiration to thousands with epilepsy.

YouTube star Bethany Mota visits Twin Cities for bullying prevention campaign — Moms and dads may not know the name Bethany Mota, but ask a tween girl and you will most likely get a different answer. Mota has 9.5 million YouTube subscribers who hang onto her every word about fashion, crafts and life in general.
Oct 21, 2015

Enjoyed talking with #YouTube star @bethanymota. She's in town for @pacernbpc #NoBullying2015. Video: #motavateatmoa

Minneapolis firefighter wins international track cycling events — If he is not fighting fires in Minneapolis as part of Fire Station 7 in the Seward neighborhood, Daniel Casper is training or pedaling. His hard work and determination paid off at the Master's World Championships in Manchester, England, last week. It is track cycling's main event.
Oct 13, 2015

Congrats to @minneapolisfire Daniel Casper. He won several international track cycling events:

St. Paul aviation team rescues Stillwater hiker on North Shore — An aviation rescue team swooped into to bring an injured Stillwater woman to safety after she injured her hip hiking at Split Rock Lighthouse State Park on the North Shore on Monday afternoon. The Lake County rescue team initially attended to 61-year-old Lori Mildon, but the terrain was rough and the nearest paved area was two miles away.

Minnesota man builds Eiffel Tower replica for cancer-stricken wife — The symbol of the city of love has made its way to Minnesota because of a man's deep love for his wife. Arnie Lillo created a 43½-foot steel sculpture replica of the Eiffel Tower for his wife, Janice. She was diagnosed with stage 3 lung cancer in February 2014.

Gay teacher speaks out about being fired from Totino-Grace — A Twin Cities teacher has written about the pain of being fired from a local Catholic high school in 2013 in a new Huffington Post blog. "There are a million things to say about being gay and working at a Catholic school where you get to do work that is truly your vocation," former Totino-Grace High School teacher Kristen Ostendorf wrote in the blog post.
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Dec 01, 2015

ICYMI: I spoke with Richfield HS hockey players who no longer have a team. Video: #prepowerplay

Dec 01, 2015

@mattvensel How soon before Coop has skates on and hockey stick in hand?

Nov 30, 2015

Brace yourselves for more difficult driving conditions tonight & Tues AM. @pdouglasweather tells us more. Video:

Nov 30, 2015

Overwhelmed by #cybermonday? @stribewoldt has list of best deals including local & airfare deals. Video:

Nov 30, 2015

Important to review list of what to put in your car’s winter survival kit. @stribdrive shows us. Video:

Nov 28, 2015

@LaVelleNeal Who hit last HR at Metrodome and first HR at Target Field. #barconversation

Nov 25, 2015

Congrats to @AllThingsSTA tonight. Fraction of second left and Cadets beat Rosemount 4-3. @FollowThePuck

Nov 25, 2015

RT @StribSports: Richfield boys' hockey players talk about the loss of their program. Watch the latest Prep Power Play video:

Nov 25, 2015

West Point bans cadet pillow fight months after annual event turns bloody, leaves 30 injured:

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