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.
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.
Archie's Diner, located inside the Mankato Place Mall, opened recently and the small, homestyle restaurant offers everything from fried chicken, turkey legs, homemade mac and cheese and collard greens.
Jason Zuehlke, owner of Mankato Area Cornhole, practices his "bagger" skills at the Mankato Brewery, Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2019, in North Mankato, Minn. Zuehlke's hosting a cornhole tournament at the Nicollet Legion this Saturday.
Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension officers investigate the scene of an officer-involved shooting Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020, that critically injured Waseca police officer Arik Matson last night. BCA officials said Matson and suspect Tyler Janovsky, who received non-life threatening injuries, were transported to North Memorial Hospital in Robbinsdale, Minn.