Covers the food industry (sometimes airlines) for the @StarTribune. Wife, runner, dog mom. My offline personality is better. kristen.painter@startribune.com

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RT @Neil_Irwin: Fly Eagles fl—sorry I can’t do it of the four possible Super Bowl configurations entering today this is the worst.
Forget the best #airport in the world, what about the worst? According to this ranking, I've flown in and out of it: https://t.co/bE7w2I6309 via @TheEconomist
RT @peterfrost: Food people -- hell, food eaters; hell, Americans -- there's a great four-part series @startribune wrapping up toda…  https://twitter.com/i/web/status/943550438967857153 
A better French fry, but will consumers buy it? The final chapter in our #FutureofFood series explores consumer perception of GMOs and the companies, like Cargill, that sell them. https://t.co/DTKSaupCcf
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Pulitzer Prize

2013 - Breaking News
Kristen was a member of The Denver Post team that won for its coverage of the Aurora theater shooting.

Scripps Howard Award

2012 - Breaking News
Kristen was a member of The Denver Post team that won for its coverage of the Aurora theater shooting.