Dené Dryden is a KNSI news anchor/reporter. Originally from northwest Kansas, Dené earned her B.A. in English creative writing at Kansas State University, building her reporting skills at the Kansas State Collegian, Wildcat 91.9 KSDB-FM and various other print and digital news outlets. She's an experienced copy editor, aspiring rock climber and all-the-time insect nerd. She lives in St. Cloud with her husband, Kyle, and their cat, Robyn.