I’m a multimedia producer for WHO-HD. I deal with the content posted to and the station’s social media accounts. I try to make sure our users are having the best experience possible and they’re able to find what they’re looking for easily.

I’m a graduate of Buena Vista University but grew up in northeast Iowa and spent my summers in northern Minnesota. I love spending time outdoors and playing for the Des Moines Women’s Rugby Club.

Recent Articles
  • Delta travelers delayed because of computer system outage. (WHO-HD)

    Delta Computer Glitch Affects Des Moines Flights

    DES MOINES, Iowa — Travelers with flights booked through Delta Air Lines across the world are dealing with major headaches after a system-wide outage Monday forced flight delays and cancellations. Flights at the Des Moines International Airport are back up and running again but because of an earlier system-wide computer outage, boarding passes couldn’t be issued or processed. Airport officials say there are flight delays because of the backed-up system and departures are showing up blank right now because they […]

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    Body of Missing Swimmer Found in Mississippi River

    LOUISA COUNTY, Iowa — A Muscatine man’s body has been recovered from the Mississippi River after he was reported missing after going swimming Friday. The family of 40-year-old Jayson Fowler says his body was located Sunday afternoon. He had been swimming with friends Friday evening north of Port Louisa when he disappeared under the water. Wapello Fire and Rescue says the body was spotted by a boater in the main channel of the Mississippi River near Keithsburg, Illinois. Search crews […]

  • Emergency crews on the scene of a plane crash in Warren County on Friday, August 5, 2016. (WHO-HD)

    Plane Crash Reported in Warren County

    WARREN COUNTY, Iowa — Emergency crews are responding to a report of a plane crash in Warren County. According to dispatchers with the Warren County Sheriff’s Office, it happened near 12341 Geneva, just west of Highway 65/69. That’s north of Indianola. It was reported around 11 a.m. Friday. No further information was immediately available. Check back for updates.

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    Iowa’s Sales Tax Holiday

    Find out more about Iowa’s Tax Free Holiday on August 5th and 6th here.

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    WATCH: Spectacular Waterspout Forms Over Iowa Lake

    COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa — A waterspout created a spectacular view for those in the Council Bluffs/Omaha metro Thursday evening. It formed around 5:20 p.m. on Lake Manawa in Council Bluffs and only lasted around 15 minutes,  causing little to no damage. While most tornadoes form from a rotating wall cloud within a severe thunderstorm, this waterspout tornado formed as a weak thunderstorm moved over two frontal boundaries that had merged together. These types of tornadoes are generally very weak, have little […]

  • Search crews looking for a missing canoer on the Raccoon River on Friday, August 5 2016. (WHO-HD)

    Missing Raccoon River Canoer Found Safe

    A canoer emergency crews were called out to search for Friday morning has been found safe.

  • PORTLAND, ME - AUGUST 04: Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at the Merrill Auditorium on August 4, 2016 in Portland, Maine. (Photo by Sarah Rice/Getty Images)

    Trump Holding Town Hall Event in Des Moines Friday

    DES MOINES, Iowa — Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump will be back in Iowa Friday to hold a campaign event. Trump was in Cedar Rapids and Davenport last week to meet with supporters. Friday, he’s holding a Town Hall in downtown Des Moines. Trump’s running mate, Indiana governor Mike Pence, is joining him for the event at the Hy-Vee Hall. Doors open at noon for the 3:00 p.m. event and you can get free tickets on the campaign’s website.

  • Memorial to West Des Moines Officer Shawn Miller, who died in traffic accident Wednesday. (WHO-HD)

    Memorial Grows for Police Officer Killed in Crash

    WEST DES MOINES, Iowa — The memorial outside of the West Des Moines Police Department continues to grow for  Officer Shawn Miller, who was killed in a traffic accident Wednesday in Dallas County. Miller, a 26-year veteran of the police department, was riding his motorcycle southbound on Highway 169 near the westbound I-80 on-ramp when a northbound car turned in front of him. Miller’s motorcycle struck the passenger side of the vehicle and he was pronounced dead at the scene. The […]

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    Police: Body Found is that of Missing Clive Woman

    CLIVE, Iowa — The body of a woman found behind a condominium complex in Clive Wednesday has been identified. Clive police say the body is that of 54-year-old Sandra Bland, who was reported missing from her home Monday night. Police say Bland was suicidal at the time of her disappearance. A search was conducted in the area of her home, 15177 Hawthorne Drive, that night but it was hampered by darkness. Searchers began looking for her again on Tuesday. Police […]

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    Libertarian: Trump has ‘a screw loose’

    WASHINGTON  — Libertarian presidential nominee Gary Johnson and his running mate, Bill Weld, came out swinging Wednesday against their major party rivals: Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. At a CNN town hall hosted by Anderson Cooper, Weld outright mocked Trump — saying he has “a screw loose” — while Johnson shed his typical reluctance to attack Clinton by questioning her integrity. Still, the former governors sought to pull themselves from the fringe of the political spectrum to its center, pledging […]

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    Police: Murder Suspect Caught in Kansas, Will be Charged After Extradition

    WICHITA, Kansas — A man wanted on a material witness warrant in the killing of a Des Moines man has been arrested in Kansas and officials say he will be charged with murder in the case. 28-year-old Steven Asbury was arrested Tuesday in Wichita, Kansas. Des Moines police had originally sought him as a witness in the murder of 41-year-old James Patton on July 21. Patton was found in the area of East 14th Street and East Ovid Avenue, suffering […]

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    Work Release Escapee in Custody

    DES MOINES, Iowa — An inmate that escaped from a residential work release facility has been located. Officials said Michael Frazier, 30, failed to return to the Fort Des Moines Work Release Facility after his job Tuesday. Officials with the Iowa Department of Corrections said that Frazier returned to the facility at about 1:30 p.m. Wednesday. Frazier is serving a 15 year sentence for third-degree kidnapping and possession of a firearm by a felon. He is currently at the Polk […]


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