Brooks was born & raised in Minneapolis and graduated from Bemidji State University. She has worked in New York City, Reno, Las Vegas and most recently she spent 16 years in San Diego before moving back to her home state of Minnesota. Brooks won an ACM for Best Morning Show in 2011. She enjoys traveling and the time she spends on the air connecting with the community.
Nationally Recognized Minnesota Chef Opening New Restaurant
She's a James Beard Award nominee and has worked at multiple reputable Minneapolis Restaurants over the past 20 years and now she's opening her own restaurant.
Holiday Puppy Power! Minneapolis Asks To Open Your Heart & Home
Want to dip your toe in the fostering pool...so to speak? This is a great way to bring some holiday joy to a struggling Minneapolis shelter pup over the holidays.
Win Tickets To See Kenny Chesney At U.S. Bank Stadium!
Win your tickets to see Kenny Chesney when he brings his "Sun Goes Down - Tour 2024" to U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis!
Miss the Popular Psycho Suzie’s? Own A Piece of the Beloved Bar
Do you miss Psycho Suzi's Motor Lodge in Minneapolis? Some of the items from the beloved restaurant and bar are up for auction!
Sartell’s New Aldi Is Ready To Welcome Shoppers
If you love the ever-growing grocery chain Aldi, you'll be excited to know the details of the Grand Opening in Sartell.
Big Layoffs Just Announced For Bloomington MN Company
This Bloomington Minnesota based outdoor equipment manufacturer was founded over 100 years ago in 1914. Now they've announced layoffs.
Christmas Tree Is Up Now. Minnesotans Annoyed Or All In?
Is it too early to put up the Christmas Tree? This is a long-debated topic. Central Minnesota has spoken!
Minnesota Starbucks Red No More? Unveiling The New Holiday Cups!
I know the Starbucks cups haven't been a solid red for a while now but they seem to get a little more colorful every year. Minnesota holiday cups unveiled.
UPDATE: Today Is Opening Day at St. Cloud’s B Social by Brick & Bourbon
Brick & Bourbon in downtown St. Cloud has been temporarily closed for about three months now. But their Facebook page is hinting at upcoming reopen date.
Say No to FOMO. See Kenny Chesney in Minnesota!
Are you ready to take the party to another level? That's what happens when Kenny Chesney comes to town. Say No to FOMO. See Kenny Chesney in Minnesota!
Where Does MN Rank For Generosity in the US?
It's the season of giving and all over the United States there are many people ready to give. Where does MN rank for generosity against all states in US?
5 Super-Famous Folks That Hail From MN. Did You Know?
As Minnesotans, we know that the state has created some pretty awesome people.. But did you know these famous folks hailed from Minnesota?