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.)
Start with my recent blog posts:
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
Las Vegas is a town that begs you to make an entrance. Lights! Sequins! Action! The Stratosphere looks like a Google pin drop on the Strip from miles away. Even Wayne Newton announces his (currently shuttered) "Casa de Shenandoah" with a gilded gate AND a thundering...read more
My home state of Minnesota just broke a record for snowfall in February. And then she broke my heart when I realized the month was only half over. Which is why my friend Bridget and I, desperate snowbirds, winged a last-minute trip to Tucson. We arrived crabby and...read more