Journalist/Freelance Writer
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Mary Alice Rosko

Journalist/ Freelance Writer

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.)

Recent Adventures

Start with my recent blog posts:

Nova Scotia Road Trip: Part One, the Best of Halifax

A friend and I decided to meet in Halifax, then head up to Cape Breton, Nova Scotia. A girls' road trip that promised to unspool scenery over the 185-mile Cabot Trail. It's on many a traveler's "scenic highways" bucket list. And I was pretty sure our friendship could...

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