Bernadette Heier

Bernadette Heier

Multi-Media Journalist

Bernadette Heier graduated from Minnesota State University, Mankato with a degree in Mass Media. After interning at KEYC, she was offered a full-time position as a Multi-Media Journalist in August 2019.

-- Hometown?

Hosmer, South Dakota

-- Alma Mater?

Minnesota State University, Mankato

-- What's your favorite part of your job?

Meeting so many different people and getting a chance to help tell their stories.

-- What's your dream story?

Covering the Red Carpet at the GRAMMYs

-- What did you want to be when you were growing up?

I wanted to be a singer or an actress.

-- What got you interested in news?

I’ve always had a passion for writing and interest in media. After taking a broadcasting class in college and interning at KEYC, I realized I had a strong desire for the news industry, especially environmental stories.

-- If you had access to a time machine, where and when would you go?



  • Minnesota State University, Mankato

Recent Articles by Bernadette

  SouthPoint Financial, New Ulm Police Dept. team up to inform public how to avoid fraud, scams

  South Central College hosts employer job fair

  Social Security robocall fraud: What you should know

  People gather for Veterans Day dedication at new memorial

  St. Peter Art Center displays wood engraving art

  ‘Hog Roast for Heroes’ brings local veterans together

  Julee’s Jewerly celebrates 20 years with Marilyn Monroe look-a-like contest

Shoppers are giving gnomes homes at art market

  Public invited to historic courthouse open house

  Physical therapists can now certify disability parking passes

  Madelia Community Hospital and Clinic brings care to local veterans

Minnesota State University, Mankato to host ‘Racial Equity in Homeownership’ event

  Blue Earth County offering electronic reminders for court hearings

  Waseca seeks companies to develop land

  Local elections to be decided Tuesday

  Sorority raises money for domestic abuse

  Community members learn how to paint their own landscape masterpieces

  People enjoyed a taste of the Holidays

  Minnesota State University presents hands-on concussion workshop

  'Run for Shelter’ 5k raises money to help shelter the homeless

  Knowing deer hunting regulations as season approaches

  People gather for first-ever Southern Minnesota Equity Summit

  ‘Rake the Town’ event in need of volunteers

  YWCA hosts Women’s Leadership Conference

  YWCA receives grant to help future of young women

  University reduces carbon footprint

  Belgrade Avenue developments get green light

  BackPack Food Program receives generous donation

  Kiwanis Holiday Lights set up begins

  Circus Halloween event coming to Red Rocks