Calyn Thompson

Calyn Thompson joined the KIMT News 3 team in June of 2017 as a morning reporter and is now our weekend anchor.

Title: Weekend anchor/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

Sheriff's Office: Two-vehicle accident injures Forest City man

Crews transported 63-year-old Donald Reese to Mercy One North Iowa Medical Center. He's expected to be OK.

BREAKING: Police investigating early morning shooting in Mason City

If you have information or are a witness, call the Mason City Police Department at (641) 421-3636.

Mason City Police Department needs help in identifying person

If you recognize the woman in the picture or her vehicle, you're asked to call the police department.

Authorities seek public's help in finding missing SE Minnesota teen

If you have any information, you're asked to call the Dodge County Sheriff's Office at (507) 635-6200.

Crews respond to fire in Olmsted County

According to the Olmsted County Sheriff's Office, there was minor damage but no injuries were reported.

'Logan's Law' allows organ donors to register on hunting, fishing licenses in Iowa

Outdoor enthusiasts can now register as an organ, eye, and tissue donor when they get a hunting or fishing license.

Rochester Police: Two in custody after last week's armed robbery at liquor store

Officers are still looking for the third suspect.

Dogs take over downtown Rochester

Humans and their furry friends had a tail-wagging time playing games, entering giveaways, and meeting new friends.

Rochester named third-most innovative city in US

Rochester received the same recognition in 2018 by 24/7 Wall Street.

Buying flowers leads to bikes for kids

Hy-Vee stores in Rochester are participating in the “Petals for Pedals” fundraiser.

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