Mary Alice RoskoAdventurer, Writer & Professional Blogger
I had the best job in local television.
I know this because people told me I did all the time. I had a blast as a feature reporter creating the “MA in MN” segments at KMSP-TV, the Fox affiliate in Minneapolis-St. Paul. I mean, stories about he coolest stuff in MN–dream job, right? Even so, it was time for a change. As for my near 20-yr. tenure, Keith Richards probably said it best: “I gotta move, it’s still fun. I’m gonna walk before they make me run.” (Am I shoehorning in a gratuitous Stones reference? Kind of. But “Before They Make Me Run” is the walk-off song I’ve had in my head for years. Plus, Keith = retirement goals.)
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I had the best job in local television. I know this because people told me I did all the time. I had a blast as a feature reporter creating the "MA in MN" segments at KMSP-TV, the Fox affiliate in Minneapolis-St....read more
Recently, I learned a part of Pennsylvania I grew up near is now called the "Snack Belt." Seeing this in print was like seeing the results of a DNA test, affirming something I already knew about myself: I love snacks. I leave crumbs. I am snack people. Look, if the...read more
The sun was out, the line was short and before I knew it, I was biting into sweet geodes of crystallized root beer and vanilla. All root beer floats will now be measured against that transcendent cup at Belt's Soft Serve in Steven's Point, WI. Welcome to "America's...read more