Gage Cureton

Gage Cureton

Multi-Media Journalist

Gage Cureton is from Rochester, Minnesota, and started at KEYC News 12 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.


Rochester, Minnesota

Alma Mater:

Minnesota State University, Mankato

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.


  • Minnesota State University, Mankato

Recent Articles by Gage

Canadian Pacific Holiday Train stops in Waseca and Janesville

Truman craft will feature a variety of handmade goods including garments made with alpaca fibers

  MNSU’s Campus Kitchen works to help students with food insecurities

Mayo Clinic Health System closing Lamberton, Springfield locations

  “Miracle on 34th Street” to play at Mankato Playhouse

  North Mankato City Council paves the way for future homes

  U of M Extension hosts Fair Farm Rental Agreement workshop

  VINE Adult Community Center starts the holiday season off on a healthy note

  GSR Festival will feature Guatemalan artist this weekend

  Pinball is making a comeback in south-central Minnesota

  Area artist to display watercolor series at GSR Fine Art Festival

North Mankato approves debt refunding notes for two Mankato organizations

  UPS delivers food from schools to ECHO

  Genesis Classical Academy makes dresses for Haiti

  New Ulm warmer this winter with coat, pans donations

  Winnebago Community Club to host free Thanksgiving dinner

  Maple River Theater to perform ‘Mamma Mia’

  Students explore trades careers at Construct Tomorrow

  Closure on North Second Street in Mankato

  Welcome Totem installed in Washington Park

Holtmeier Construction sees damage at site

  New Ulm volunteers preparing for Community Friends Thanksgiving Dinner

  Mankato Paddling and Outing Club celebrates 25th anniversary

  Maple River School District prepares for fourth referendum

  Red, White, and Blue enriches lives of veterans

  Prairie Lakes Transit offers free transportation services for disabled veterans

  Bomgaars retail store launches with soft opening in Fairmont

  Eagles Nest Day Care Center hoping to alleviate childcare shortage with reopening

  MGM sells out of limited edition Pabst Blue Ribbon packs in hours