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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

Sneak peek inside One Discovery Square building

The building is a part of Discovery Square, a 16-block sub-district designed to be a hub for science and research.

Balloon Brigade looks to brighten pediatric patients' holiday season

A simple surprise in the form of a balloon made the day joyful for families.

Who has to pay for President Trump's visit to Rochester?

The city says it was not under the impression that it would be reimbursed because the trip was classified as a presidential visit, but a councilmember thinks otherwise.

Minnesota man hurt after snowmobile accident

Jarod Schmidt, 24, or rural Madelia, suffered serious injuries and was taken by Crystal Lake Ambulance to Mayo Clinic Health Center in Mankato.

Benefit for Harberts family, three months after tragic car accident

Money from the benefit will go toward anything Brandon and Jaxon Harberts may need.

Local meat company donates over $120,000 to United Way of Mower County

Of Quality Pork Processors' roughly 1300 employees, just under a thousand of them contributed to the fundraiser.

City of Ostrander receiving USDA funding to fix outdated water system

"It needed to be replaced," one man who's lived in Ostrander for 67 years said.

Golden Apple Award Winner: Tara Dunken

Tara Dunken teaches social studies at Byron High School.

With colder weather here, dome is going up at Wescott Sports Complex

Organizers hope to have the dome up by the end of this week.

Hormel Foundation announces contribution of $8.4 million to area organizations

The grant money is divided between more than a dozen organizations, as well as scholarship funds.

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