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.

Recent Articles
  • Delegates at stake in Wisconsin primary.

    Wisconsin Primary: 5 Things to Watch

    MILWAUKEE  — Two candidates vying to take down their parties’ front-runners could get big boosts if they win Tuesday in Wisconsin. Texas Sen. Ted Cruz is leading Donald Trump in the Badger State’s polls. And a Bernie Sanders win would mark his sixth victory over Hillary Clinton in the last seven states to vote. It’s the last big test until April 19, and each candidate has a lot to win — or lose. Here are five things to watch Tuesday: […]

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    Arrest Made in Soccer Game Stabbing

    DES MOINES, Iowa — An arrest has been made in a stabbing that happened Sunday during a soccer game in Des Moines. The suspect, 26-year-old Boto Jimo, is being held in the Polk County Jail on a charge of willful injury. His bond is set at $5,000. Jimo is accused of stabbing someone at Brody Middle School Sunday around noon, following a dispute during an adult soccer game. The victim suffered from multiple stab wounds but they weren’t life threatening.

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    Power Restored in Northwest Ankeny

    ANKENY, Iowa — A power outage for northwest Ankeny residents is over. More than 2,100 customers were without power at the height of the outage Tuesday morning because of downed power lines. Crews were able to get the power restored to all of the customers just before 6:30 a.m. You can keep an eye out MidAmerican Energy power outages, or report your own, here.

  • Funeral service for Officer Carlos Puente-Morales. (WHO-HD)

    VIDEO: Officer Carlos Puente-Morales’ Funeral Service

    Watch the funeral service for fallen Des Moines police officer Carlos Puente-Morales.

  • Egg hatching in Decorah Eagles' nest. (Raptor Resource Project)

    Second Hatch in Progress at Decorah Eagles’ Nest

    DECORAH, Iowa — Another eaglet is working hard to make its arrival in the Decorah Eagles’ nest. The Raptor Resource Project posted a picture to its Facebook page Thursday morning of a hatch in progress. The photo shows the eaglet using its egg tooth to break through the shell. The first egg of 2016 hatched Tuesday. The third egg should hatch any day now, it was laid on February 25th. Cameras trained on the nest, and operated by the RRP, […]

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    VIDEO: Officer Susan Farrell’s Funeral Service

    Watch the emotional funeral service for fallen Des Moines police officer Susan Farrell.

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    Another Lawsuit Filed in Pizza Ranch E. Coli Outbreak

    DES MOINES, Iowa — The legal case of a Pizza Ranch E. coli outbreak that was reported earlier this month continues. A second lawsuit has been filed against the Iowa-based restaurant chain. This lawsuit is out of Nebraska. It claims an eight-year-old girl had to be hospitalized for three weeks and suffered kidney damage. People in at least nine states, including Iowa were sickened by the outbreak. Eight people, including two children, had to be hospitalized because of the illness.

  • NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE - MARCH 16:  Lady Antebellum's Charles Kelley, Hillary Scott, and Dave Haywood perform at The Life & Songs of Kris Kristofferson produced by Blackbird Presents at Bridgestone Arena on March 16, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee.  (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for Essential Broadcast Media)

    Lady Antebellum Booked for State Fair Grandstand Show

    DES MOINES, Iowa — The Iowa State Fair has announced another country act will perform at the Grandstand during the 2016 fair. It was released Tuesday that Lady Antebellum will play Sunday, August 21st. The concert starts at 8:00 p.m. and tickets go on sale April 16th. The Grammy-winning group has had hits on the country charts with “I Run to You,” “Need You Now,” “Just a Kiss,” and “Bartender.” Lady Antebellum will be joined by singer Kelsea Ballerini. Tickets for […]

  • Eaglet hatches in Decorah Eagles Nest (RRP)

    First Decorah Eaglet of 2016 Hatches

    DECORAH, Iowa — There’s a fluffy new resident in the Decorah Eagles’ nest. We got our first glimpse of the new addition, the first eaglet of 2016, around 6:22 a.m. Tuesday on the Raptor Resource Project’s nest cam. The RRP announced a crack was visible in the egg Monday morning and the eaglet worked its way out of the shell overnight. Two more eggs remain in the nest and should hatch within the next few days. The first egg was laid […]

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    DNR Commission to Vote on Management Change at Honey Creek Resort

    DES MOINES, Iowa — A popular state resort may soon be under new management. The Natural Resources Commission is meeting Wednesday to consider a proposal by Delaware North Companies to manage the Honey Creek Resort on Rathbun Lake. The proposal is being recommended by the Iowa Department of Natural Resources. Two bids were submitted for the management, one from Delaware North, and one from the current management group, Central Group Companies. During the bid process, an evaluation team determined the […]

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    Webster City Infant’s Easter Death Being Investigated by DCI

    WEBSTER CITY, Iowa — The death of a six-week-old Webster City infant is being investigated by the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation. The Webster City Police Department says a 911 call came in at 9:47 a.m. Sunday about an unresponsive infant. Officers and paramedics responded to 305 Fairmeadow Drive 4A and the baby was transported to the Van Diest Medical Center, where the child was pronounced dead. The name of the baby has not been released by law enforcement and the […]

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    ‘Potential Pip’ of Egg in Decorah Eagles’ Nest

    DECORAH, Iowa — A Decorah eaglet could be breaking out of its shell Monday. The Raptor Resource Project posted a photo on its Facebook page Monday morning of a potential pip, a crack in the shell of one of the eagle eggs. If it is one of the offspring trying to make its first appearance in the world, it would be right on schedule. The incubation period for eagles is 35 to 39 days and the first egg of the […]


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