Q&A with veteran reporter Vineeta Sawkar

Reporter Vineeta Sawkar has had a whirlwind year so far. She was informed by KSTP managers in May 2012 that she would be taken off the anchor desk in May 2013. This gave her 12 months to determine where her career would go. After more than two decades in the television business, Sawkar recently switched to the newspaper business. With an increasing number of people turning to video for their news, the Star Tribune hired Sawkar to beef up its digital and video capabilities and produce StribCasts. We recently chatted with the face of the Star Tribune about her new gig.


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