I’m a multimedia producer for WHO-HD. I deal with the content posted to http://www.WHOtv.com 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.

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    Natural Gas Line Ruptures at Private Business Des Moines Airport

    DES MOINES, Iowa — Emergency crews were called to the Des Moines International Airport Tuesday morning after a gas line was ruptured at one of the private hangers on site. It happened just before 8:30 a.m. at Elliott Aviation. Airport Director Kevin Foley says the line was hit during concrete construction. The Des Moines HazMat crew was called in as well as the airport’s fire department. MidAmerican Energy workers were able to turn off the gas and are working to […]

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    More Details Released in Plane Crash that Killed Metro Father, Daughter

    DES MOINES, Iowa — More information about a deadly plane crash that killed two metro residents has been released. Vincent Basile and his daughter Kelli died last month when their plane went down as it was attempting to land at the airport in Lee’s Summit, Missouri. A preliminary crash report shows the plane originally took off in Ankeny. Witnesses say as it landed, the plane touched down once then went back into the air. Soon after, it was seen making […]

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    #BringDraketoDrake Campaign Comes to a Head

    DES MOINES, Iowa — Will two Drakes collide Tuesday in Des Moines? Things are looking pretty good. Drake University’s social media campaign to bring rapper Drake to the school that share’s his name has been a fun one to watch – and with the rapper in town for a concert at Wells Fargo Arena Tuesday it seems we’ll finally learn whether it was a success. Students have been using the hashtag #BringDraketoDrake and the university even used some Photoshop magic […]

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    Two College Students Injured in Weekend Ames Stabbing

    AMES, Iowa — The Ames Police Department is investigating after two college students were stabbed early Saturday morning outside of a bar. Police say it happened just after 1:00 a.m. in the 200 block of Stanton Avenue, outside of Es Tas Bar & Grill. The two were injured in a fight with another group. Two suspects in the stabbing fled the scene before police arrived. They were later located by police and questioned, though no arrests have been made in […]

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    Identity of Woman Found Dead in Van Released

    DES MOINES, Iowa – Des Moines police have released the name of a woman found dead in a minivan Thursday in the parking lot at Broadlawns Hospital. Police say 49-year-old Angela Eubanks of Waukee was discovered just before 8:00 a.m. after officers receiving a call about a body in a vehicle. Eubanks’ body was located in the cargo area of the minivan. It appears the minivan had been parked in the same location for multiple days. An autopsy performed Friday morning […]

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    Police Investigating ‘Suspicous’ Death After Body Found in Van

    DES MOINES, Iowa – Des Moines police are investigating what they are calling a suspicious death. Police say they were called to Broadlawns Hospital at 1801 Hickman Road Thursday morning just before 8:00 a.m. after receiving a call about a body found in a vehicle. They say the body of an adult female was located in the cargo area of a  minivan. It appears the minivan had been parked in the same location for multiple days. Police say the circumstances of […]

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    Bicyclist Critically Injured in Collision with Garbage Truck

    DES MOINES, Iowa – An 18-year-old bicyclist is hospitalized in critical condition following an accident involving a garbage truck Thursday morning. It happened at the intersection of MLK Jr. Parkway and Euclid Avenue just after 8:00 a.m. An off-duty police officer reported the accident. Police say an 18-year-old male was bicycling eastbound on the sidewalk north of Euclid, when he ran into a garbage truck that was turning from southbound MLK to westbound Euclid. After the collision it appears the bicyclist […]

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    Hillary Clinton Heading Back to Des Moines for Cowles Commons Rally

    DES MOINES, Iowa — Downtown Des Moines will be a busy place Thursday as one presidential candidate makes a visit aimed at convincing Iowans to cast their ballots early. On the first day of early voting in Iowa, Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton is holding a campaign rally at Cowles Commons at 221 Walnut Street. Clinton’s event is scheduled to begin at 12:30 p.m. but doors open at 10:30 a.m. There’s no cost to attend but people are being asked […]

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    Man Jailed After Police Say He Tried to Entice a Minor

    DES MOINES, Iowa — A Des Moines man is in the Polk County Jail after police say he tried to entice a minor to get in to his vehicle earlier this month. Joseph Kurth, 32, is being held on a charge of attempt to entice a minor under the age of 16. Police say on Sept. 18 Kurth, who was driving a white Ford Focus, followed a 12-year-old girl from the Hy-Vee at Southeast 14th. The girl realized the vehicle was […]

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    Man Killed in Des Moines Motorcycle Crash Identified

    DES MOINES, Iowa — The name of a man killed in a motorcycle crash in Des Moines Tuesday night has been released. Police say 25-year-old Ryan Stout died after suffering injuries in an accident in the 2200 block of Southeast Virginia. It happened around 7:30 p.m. Stout was taken to a hospital where he later died. Police say it appears no other vehicles were involved in the crash but excessive speed may have played a role. The investigation into the […]

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    WATCH: Live Video of Cedar River Flooding in Cedar Rapids

    CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — Alliant Energy is offering a live video of the flooding Cedar River in Cedar Rapids. Check out Alliant’s view of the river below:

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    Crest Underway for Cedar River in Cedar Rapids

    CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa – The Cedar River in Cedar Rapids is cresting currently at just under 22 feet. The latest river levels from the National Weather Service show the  Cedar River at  21.91 feet in Cedar Rapids as of 11:00 a.m. The level was 21.89 at 9 a.m. and at 6 a.m. it was 21.87 feet. According to the NWS, river levels will plateau for a short time and then begin to drop Tuesday afternoon. At a news conference Tuesday morning, Cedar Rapids […]