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Senior Video Reporter — Star Tribune
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Former TV anchor. Star Tribune news video content editor/reporter. Hockey fanatic.

Prep Power Play: Listen to boys hockey coaches during a game

video.startribune.com — St. Thomas Academy and Mahtomedi meet in big conference match-up that ends in a 3-3 OT tie. Listen to both coaches during the game and hear the pre-game pep talk from the Cadets coach.

Biggest snowfall of season hits Twin Cities

Feb 03, 2016

Biggest snowfall of season hits Twin Cities. Video: strib.mn/1X3wJRk

Snowstorm doesn't deter hundreds of volunteers packing meals

Feb 03, 2016

Snowstorm didn't deter hundreds of volunteers packing meals. @fmsc_org hopes to pack 4 mill meals this wk. Video: strib.mn/1o3MifN

Feb 03, 2016

RT @fmsc_org: Snow didn't deter volunteers at our South Metro event...a hardy bunch! buff.ly/1Ph4f1a Thanks for the coverage @StarTribune!

Caucuses: A 90-second video explanation

Feb 01, 2016

Caucuses: A 90-second video explanation. Worth the time. Watch: strib.mn/1Km2pzg

Prep Power Play: Holy Family building strong team

School stays open so students can learn about MLK

startribune.com — One by one, young children filled small plastic bags with pretzels and raisins. In addition to the trail mix bags, the students made small boxes to collect money. They are asked to put whatever amount they can inside the box and donate it to those who need it.
Jan 19, 2016

Some elementary school pride right here: @vsawkar on a Minnesota school that stays open on MLK day strib.mn/1U8gaSi

Jan 19, 2016

While most kids had day off, a St. Paul private school stayed open so students can learn about MLK. Video: strib.mn/1U8gaSi

First-graders send Vikings kicker Blair Walsh their support

video.startribune.com — Northpoint Elementary first graders in Blaine are learning about empathy. After Walsh's missed kick, their teacher thought it would be a great life lesson for the kids to write letters to Walsh to cheer him up.
Jan 13, 2016

RT @AccessVikings: First-graders send Vikings kicker Blair Walsh their support strib.mn/1RMeuyz

Jan 13, 2016

"One time I made a mistake doing a cartwheel." First-graders send Vikings kicker Blair Walsh their support strib.mn/1OZSilU

First-graders offer Vikings kicker Blair Walsh encouragement

startribune.com — "For Blair Walsh. Keep on trying. Puppys [sic] are cute." Such were the words of wisdom of first-grader Tasha Lee at Northpoint Elementary for Vikings kicker Walsh, who missed a 27-yard field goal in Sunday's playoff game against the Seattle Seahawks that would have put them ahead with the clock running down.
Jan 12, 2016

Hi @PAOnTheMic ! Check out what these Blaine first graders did to cheer up @BlairWalsh3 . Video: strib.mn/1SNaCOM

Jan 12, 2016

Peak Minnesota nice: First graders write letters of encouragement to @Vikings kicker @BlairWalsh3. "Keep on trying." strib.mn/1l4mhei

Jan 12, 2016

RT @tminsberg: Peak Minnesota nice: First graders write letters of encouragement to @Vikings kicker @BlairWalsh3. "Keep on trying." strib.mn/1l4mhei

Jan 12, 2016

RT @jeffshelman: OK, 1st graders writing encouraging notes to Blair Walsh is pretty great. Good work @vsawkar startribune.com/first-graders-…

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Keeping ice off your sidewalk

Jan 08, 2016

Keeping ice off your sidewalk. What works when temps dip below zero? @Frattallones show us. Video: strib.mn/1RdCtIo

Prep Power Play: Blake girls hockey ranked #1

video.startribune.com — Leadership on the ice is one of the secrets to the success of the girls' hockey team at The Blake School, a traditional hockey power.
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Feb 04, 2016

Can't even imagine: Apple Valley goalie makes 111 saves in a 6 overtime loss. Video: strib.mn/20uxd8D

Feb 04, 2016

I always forget its sweeps month...until I hear the breathless dramatic voice on the radio teasing big stories. #thinkingofmytvfriends

Feb 03, 2016

Biggest snowfall of season hits Twin Cities. Video: strib.mn/1X3wJRk

Feb 03, 2016

@EADeLaSports Be sure to tweet a picture so we can include you in our @startribune coverage of signing day. Congrats!


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