Brooks was born & raised in Minneapolis and graduated from Bemidji State University. She has worked in New York City, Reno, Las Vegas and most recently she spent 16 years in San Diego before moving back to her home state of Minnesota. Brooks won an ACM for Best Morning Show in 2011. She enjoys traveling and the time she spends on the air connecting with the community.
(OPINION) Why This Beverage Is So Popular In MN
Do you remember the first time you tried coffee? Why is there ONE beverage that’s consumed all throughout Minnesota and the entire US, and much of the world?
Nondescript Strip Mall Host To The Most Delicious Mac & Cheese!
Macaroni & Cheese comes in so many different varieties. This Nondescript Strip Mall in Albertville is Host To some of the most Delicious Mac & Cheese!
Snoopy Was ‘Born’ In St. Paul. Why Is He Popular Again?
St. Paul native Charles Schultz created the Peanuts in 1950. Snoopy Was 'Born' In St. Paul. Why Is He Popular With Gen Z Now?
VIDEO: Minnesota’s Turkey’s Have Officially Been Pardoned!
It was announced that the Turkeys that were headed to the White House to be pardoned were from right here in Willmar, Minnesota. Today they were pardoned.
Love Is In The Air! Minneapolis In Final 2 on Golden Bachelor
There are two episodes left on the Golden Bachelor. One of the contestants, Leslie Fahima from Minneapolis, is one of the final two contestants.
Mind-Blowing Musical Fun! Clint Black Killin’ Time In Minnesota
Country Icon Clint Black coming to Minnesota for mind-blowing musical fun in Carlton. Reliving 35 years of "Killin' Time".
WATCH: Vikings – Developments With Kirk’s Cast. Is Justin Game-Ready?
Minnesota Vikings are getting things done. The addition of Joshua Dobbs and been a fun ride already. But what's up with Kirk Cousins and Justin Jefferson?
Massive Layoffs, Store Closures For This Minneapolis Bed Company
is Downtown Minneapolis based bed company has just announced massive layoffs and store closures.
New MN State Flag? Hysterical Unsubmitted Options!
There were over 2,000 submissions for the new Minnesota State Flag. Some are great, some are....interesting. These from Adam Turman are downright hysterical.
Nationally Recognized Minnesota Chef Opening New Restaurant
She's a James Beard Award nominee and has worked at multiple reputable Minneapolis Restaurants over the past 20 years and now she's opening her own restaurant.
Enjoy Nostalgia? Vacation At A 100 Yr Old Gas Station!
Want a fun, unique getaway? Try this nearly 100 year old former Mobil gas station that has been renovated to an AirBnB in Peterson, MN.
Holiday Puppy Power! Minneapolis Asks To Open Your Heart & Home
Want to dip your toe in the fostering pool...so to speak? This is a great way to bring some holiday joy to a struggling Minneapolis shelter pup over the holidays.