Gage Cureton

Gage Cureton

Multimedia Journalist

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.


  • Minnesota State University, Mankato

Recent Articles by Gage

PHOTOS: Mankato City Manager candidates

  Kiwanis Holiday Lights canceled

PHOTOS: Slacklining at Sibley Park

  Protesters gather in Mankato after Breonna Taylor court decision

Protests in Mankato over the Breonna Taylor court decision

  Mankato man shares sources of strength in COVID-19 recovery

  Protesters call for an investigation into Rep. Jim Hagedorn’s office

PHOTOS: No One is Above the Law: Jim Hagedorn Anti-Corruption Rally

PHOTOS: Mankato Pride 2020 March and Rally

  Highway 14 expansion to benefit area economy, Hagedorn says

PHOTOS: U.S. Rep. Jim Hagedorn Highway 14 press conference

  Lawmakers push for childcare provider aid ahead of second relief package

  Electric car charging stations installed in St. Peter

  Free COVID-19 testing wraps up in Mankato

PHOTOS: Mass COVID-19 testing at Minnesota State University, Mankato

  Maverick Machine Athletic Bands tunes community spirit, moves ahead with performances

PHOTOS: MNSU Maverick Machine practice

  Bird watchers gather in Mankato after rare bird spotting

  Minnesota Valley Action Council receives $1 million for housing assistance program

  Protesters rally in Mankato in wake of Kenosha, Wisc. unrest

Protesters rally in Mankato after Kenosha shooting

  Women for Trump bus tour visits Mankato as Minn. remains a battleground state in 2020 election

Women for Trump statewide bus tour stop

  Hy-Vee in St. Peter opens to customers

President Donald Trump's campaign visit to Mankato

  DWI enforcement stepping up Friday

  Spring Lake Park temporarily closes, possible COVID-19 exposure

  Church sign draws laughs with made-up bible verses about masks

  86-year-old continues protest on the bridge to ‘end racism’

  North Mankato pop-up market sells business collaboration, local goods too