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Calyn Thompson

Calyn Thompson joined the KIMT News 3 team in June of 2017 as a morning reporter.

Title: Multimedia Journalist

Calyn Thompson joined the KIMT News 3 team in June of 2017 as a morning reporter. Even though an Iowa girl at heart, Calyn is excited to cover Rochester, MN.

Calyn attended Wartburg College in Waverly, Iowa. She reported and anchored for the campus news show, “Cedar Valley Today.” She has been recognized by the Iowa Broadcast News Association and the Upper Midwest Regional Student Television Awards for her reporting and anchoring work. Calyn also interned at KCRG-TV9 News in Cedar Rapids, Iowa for two summers.

When she’s not covering the news, Calyn loves to spend time with family and friends, go boating, exercise, shop, and watch movies.

Recent Posts by Calyn Thompson

Minnesota Public Utilities Commission to discuss northern Minnesota pipeline

State officials will continue the converstaion about Engridge Energy's plan to replace its aging Line 3 crude oil pipeline.

Rochester connecting with residents through online public engagement platform

The city says the program will be a two-year trial run.

Could "hands free" driving be coming to Minnesota?

The results of the vote in the Minnesota House are expected Monday night.

Rochester kicks off 'Week of Champions' for Meals on Wheels

Meals on Wheels is providing seniors in the community with more than just food.

Rochester, Olmsted County law enforcement set to undergo crisis training for 11th year

For the past decade, the men and women in uniform have been holding crisis intervention trainings in order to better help the community.

US Army Corps of Engineers measures snow in Rochester to help predict risk of flooding

Over the past week and a half, Bill Odell has gathered data from about 100 different locations across Minnesota and Wisconsin.

Bill shot down, recreational marijuana remains hot topic in Minnesota communities

There’s many arguments for and against marijuana in the recreational sense.

Rochester Public Schools engage parents, community

RPS is looking to include more parents in their monthly meetings.

Minnesotans clear snow off roofs to protect homes

"Our roofs are built to withstand weather, but everything has a limit."

Roofing companies continue to help homeowners fight off winter damage

Crews use steamers to remove ice dams from roofs.

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