KCOW ALUM NEW ANCHOR/REPORTER FOR RAPID CITY TELEVISION

Posted 2 years ago

By Kevin Horn

Kirsten Swanson #2Bragging about another of our KCOW Radio Alumni!

Kirsten Swanson, a 2009 graduate of Alliance High School, recently graduated from Colorado State University in Fort Collins with a degree in Journalism and Technical Communication.

Kirsten spent the past semester in New York City interning for CNN in their New York bureau.

Kirsten will soon begin working with KNBN-TV, the NBC affiliate in Rapid City, SD. She will be their new weekend anchor/reporter.

Kirsten, the 2007 Box Butte County Fair Queen, is the daughter of Jim and Kathy Swanson of rural Alliance. She was employed with KCOW Radio from 2007 to 2009.

Congrats, Kirsten, from your friends at KCOW Radio in Alliance and Panhandle Post.