Megan Bridgeman, News-Leader

Megan Bridgeman

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Recent:
  • News-Leader
  • IC Press-Citizen
Past:
  • St. Cloud Times
  • The Des Moines Register
  • Great Falls Tribune
  • El Paso Times
  • Redding.com News Now

Recent articles by Megan:

Missouri election results 2020: Real-time updates on Greene County, Springfield area races

Missourians will head to the polls to cast their votes for presidential candidates Joe Biden or Donald Trump along with other local races and issues. → Read More

Iowa election results 2020: U.S. House, Iowa House and Johnson County Board of Supervisors

Iowa residents are casting their votes for local candidates and presidential hopefuls Donald Trump or Joe Biden. Get live results here. → Read More

Watch live at 2 p.m.: Gov. Walz to announce Minnesota's school plan

Gov. Walz is set to announce Minnesota's back-to-school plan amid the COVID-19 pandemic during a live press conference at 2 p.m. Watch it here. → Read More

Iowa City's mayor issued a mask mandate. Here's what you need to know:

Iowa City Mayor Bruce Teague issues a mask mandate to order city residents to wear masks. Here's what you should know about the rules. → Read More

Watch again: Iowa City mayor announces face mask order in response to COVID-19

Watch the Iowa City mayor's announcement of a mask and face covering order live here at 12:30 p.m. CT. → Read More

Watch live: Gov. Walz to address protests following George Floyd's death in Minneapolis

Following George Floyd's death in Minneapolis police custody, Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz will hold a press conference addressing Thursday's protests. → Read More

Twitter reacts to the reopening of some Iowa counties

As Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds announced the reopening of some counties Monday, here's how twitter reacted. → Read More

Watch live at 3 p.m.: Gov. Mike Parson to continue to discuss plan to reopen Missouri

Gov. Mike Parson will hold a live press conference at 3 p.m. to continue discussing Missouri's plan to reopen on May 4. Watch it live here. → Read More

Watch live: Gov. Tim Walz addresses Minnesota's next steps to combat coronavirus at 2 p.m.

Watch live as Gov. Tim Walz addresses Minnesota on the next steps to combat coronavirus in the state. The live stream begins at 2 p.m → Read More

Watch live: Gov. Tim Walz announces Minnesota coronavirus mitigation strategies

Governor Tim Walz and Department of Health Commissioner Jan Malcolm. are set to address the coronavirus in Minnesota at 1 p.m. → Read More

Fire in St. Cloud's Press Bar downtown, what we know now

The Press Bar, a landmark at the corner of Fifth Avenue and St. Germain Street, caught fire early Monday. This story will be updated throughout the day. → Read More

Where's the best place to shop in the Iowa City area? Vote now:

You choose the best in shopping in Johnson County! Voting is open until September 25. → Read More

Everything you need to know about medical marijuana in Missouri

Medical marijuana is now legal in Missouri. From medical marijuana cards to dispensaries and cannabis business, here’s what you need to know. → Read More

Tropical Depression Barry nears Missouri: What to expect

Hurricane Barry may have weakened to a tropical storm and then to a depression, but it still is expected to bring the threat of flooding to Missouri. → Read More

Slipknot has its own whiskey. Here's what it tastes like.

A collaboration between Cedar Ridge Distillery and Wine and Slipknot created the No. 9 Iowa Whiskey, coming in August. → Read More

Blues Stanley Cup 2019 parade dates, merchandise and apparel

For the first time in 52 years, the St. Louis Blues have won the Stanley Cup. Of course, they're going to celebrate. → Read More

Who is the new 'Jeopardy!' champion with Iowa ties who beat James Holzhauer?

Here's what to know about Emma Boettcher, the new champion of 'Jeopardy!' whose winning bet beat James Holzhauer. → Read More

Who is the new 'Jeopardy!' champion with Iowa ties who beat James Holzhauer?

Here's what to know about Emma Boettcher, the new champion of 'Jeopardy!' whose winning bet beat James Holzhauer. → Read More

How well do you know Montana? Answer these 'Jeopardy!' questions and find out

Although Alex Trebek won't be narrating this quiz, you can feel like you're playing on the show with these "Jeopardy!" questions about Montana. → Read More

Joey King on how she 'completely transformed' to become Gypsy Rose Blanchard in 'The Act'

Joey King on her transformation in the Hulu's drama "The Act," based on the life of Gypsy Rose Blanchard and the murder of her mother, Dee Dee. → Read More