Gage Cureton

Gage Cureton

Photojournalist

Gage Cureton is from Rochester, Minnesota, and started at KEYC in November 2019. He previously worked as a staff photographer at the New Ulm Journal before making the jump to broadcast media. He graduated from Minnesota State University, Mankato with a degree in Mass Media with an emphasis in photojournalism. Gage also serves as a combat photographer in the Marine Corps Reserve. He’s excited to tell peoples’ and communities’ stories in southern Minnesota and northern Iowa.

• Hometown:

Rochester, Minnesota

• What's your favorite part of your job?

Every day is different and I have the opportunity to meet new and interesting people.

• What's your dream story?

The 2003 invasion of Iraq.

• What's your favorite band?

Alice in Chains

• What's one thing you can not live without?

A nice, cold one.

Education:

  • Minnesota State University, Mankato

Recent Articles by Gage

  New Ulm company engineered parts for NASA’s Mars rover

PHOTOS: Cleveland Public Schools teacher receives off-road wheelchair

  Cleveland Public Schools teacher receives off-road wheelchair

  Armstrong mayor resigns, city officials on unpaid leave

PHOTOS: Concordia University, St. Paul brushes past Minnesota State University, Mankato

  Mankato teen recovering from rare COVID-19 complication

  Pro driver teaches ice drifting on Madison Lake

  Armstrong police chief fourth city official arrested after multi-year investigation

PHOTOS: Minnesota State University, Mankato beats Upper Iowa University 72-48

  North Mankato couple celebrates 64th Valentine’s Day together after defeating COVID-19

  Relief grants lifeline for venues eager to welcome back crowds

PHOTOS: Minnesota State University, Mankato beats Winona State University 89-64

  Snow sculptors at Minnesota State University, Mankato shape school spirit, Native American culture

PHOTOS: Snow sculptors carve out school spirit, Native American culture

  Planned sculpture celebrates school spirit, Native American heritage

PHOTOS: Snow sculpture preparation preview

PHOTOS: Minnesota State University, Mankato beats University of Sioux Falls 90-59

  Second week of vaccine pilot program running ‘much smoother’

PHOTOS: Vaccine pilot program underway in North Mankato

  Marian Anderson, world-renowned southern Minnesota artist, passes away at 84

  Ready to go: Southern Minnesota counties just waiting on more vaccines

  Mankato Brewery draws inspiration from community for label art

PHOTOS: Minnesota State University, Mankato vs. Ferris State University

PHOTOS: Minnesota State University, Mankato vs. Southwest Minnesota State University

PHOTOS: House fire in North Mankato

PHOTOS: ‘A Divine Intervention’: Waseca woman finds kidney donor locally after 7 years on dialysis

PHOTOS: Minnesota State University, Mankato beats Wayne State 84-71

  Matson joins lawmakers introducing bill that increases penalties for attempted murder of police

  Fire at Mankato automotive shop ruled accidental