Laura Palmisano

Laura Palmisano, an Arizona native, joins KVNF as a full-time reporter. She holds a degree in journalism with a minor in
sustainability from Arizona State University. Most recently, Palmisano worked as a Senior TV/Radio Reporter for Arizona Public Media, Tucson's NPR and PBS affiliate. Palmisano has also worked as a producer for KJZZ, Phoenix’s local NPR-affiliate, and as a production assistant for KAET Eight, Arizona PBS in Phoenix.

She previously reported for the State Press, ASU's campus newspaper, and Cronkite News Service. Palmisano also worked as a videographer and producer for ASU creating educational content. She was also a Scripps Howard intern with KNXV, ABC15 Phoenix.

Rep. Millie Hamner, D-Dillion, is the chair of the state Joint Budget Committee this session. She’s also the vice chair of the House Appropriations Committee. The Western Slope lawmaker recently spoke to KVNF about what big budget issues will be debated at the capitol this session. 

 

    

Three people are missing including a county worker and his son after Sunday's massive landslide outside of the town of Collbran.