Meghan Grey

Meghan Grey

Multimedia Journalist

Meghan Grey is a Multimedia Journalist at KEYC News Now. She has been with the station since September 2020. Grey, an award-winning public speaker, grew up in North Mankato and was heavily involved in community organizations and activities. Growing up watching KEYC News Now, Grey knew she could fulfill her passions for communications, politics, and criminal justice with a job in the field of news broadcasting. Over the last three years, Grey obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in political science and English literature at Belmont University in Nashville as well as a real estate license in the state of Tennessee, where she plans to return to attend law school in the future. Prior to her role at KEYC News Now, Grey worked as a Tennessee State Senate staffer. Through her work at the Tennessee General Assembly, Grey found further opportunities at the White House in Washington, D.C. where she met with senior White House officials to discuss media relations and various political matters.

• Hometown:

North Mankato, Minnesota

• What's your favorite part of your job?

Having continuous opportunities to connect with so many great people in our community is definitely my favorite aspect of being a multimedia journalist.

• What's your dream story?

I would love to cover a story on any major breakthrough in technology.

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

I always wanted to be in the spotlight, so I thought I would be an actress or singer.

• What got you interested in news?

My interests in politics and communications led me to the field of news. The media plays such an essential role in these areas, so the transition into journalism felt very natural.

• What is your favorite book?

My favorite book at the moment is The Sun Does Shine by Anthony Ray Hinton.

Education:

  • Belmont University

Recent Articles by Meghan

MAPS reports surge in COVID-19 exposures, positive case counts

  Experts weigh in on keeping your pet safe this summer

  Mayo addresses health disparities in honor of National Minority Health Month

  YWCA Hosts Stand Against Racism Campaign

  Watonwan County Humane Society eviction suspended pending negotiations

City of North Mankato reminding pet owners of park policies

  MSU’s Pan African Conference hosts Ahmaud Arbery’s family attorney, Breonna Taylor’s mother

  Cambria offers on-site COVID-19 vaccines to its employees

  National Volunteer Month highlights local nonprofit Mission 22

  National Library Week: Celebrating the Blue Earth County Library

  Local bars and restaurants looking to hire as demand increases

  Easter celebrations held in-person this year

  Tuberculosis research used to understand COVID-19

  Le Center murder, arson suspect found incompetent to stand trial

  National Donate Life Month: Mayo encourages folks to consider organ donation

  City of St. James requiring humane society to relocate

  Social Work Month celebrates the essential role of social workers

  Mankato Public Safety reminds residents of dangers with strong winds

  Remembering the St. Peter tornado 23 years later

  Helping pets cope with post-pandemic separation anxiety

  Local leaders team up to combat food insecurity

  Mankato West preparing to host Walz’s State of the State address

  GreenSeam reveals findings in latest State of Ag Report

  Minnesota State eSports team hosting open houses for prospective students

  National Poison Prevention Week: Proper medication disposal

  State of Agriculture Report to be released Tuesday afternoon

  Two Mankato West students qualify for international DECA competition

  Connections Shelter to debut Shelter Church on Easter Sunday

  Local drive collects essential items for domestic violence survivors

  Mankato East student qualifies for national speech competition