Kilee Thomas joined the KQ2 team in January 2020 as a multimedia journalist.
Kilee Thomas is a multi-media journalist from Salt Lake City, Utah.
She joined KQ2 in January 2020 after graduating from the University of Utah (Go Utes) with a B.S. in Communication, emphasizing in journalism.
When Kilee’s not in the newsroom or chasing down her next story, she’s planning her next vacation destination. She taught English in China for five months where she camped on the Great Wall of China, climbed the Avatar Mountains and recently got back from the Neuschwanstein Castle in Germany. If you see her around town, share with her your favorite local shops and restaurants in St. Joe!
“You look at it as a $5 cup of coffee that you buy, but then the auxiliary matches it, so it’s actually a $10 donation. It’s really awesome,” said Archdekin.
“I feel like even though they are not in front of me, I’ve still developed that connection,” said Wilkinson.
Thursday is the last day for the flood relief distribution. The event begins at 2 p.m. - 6 p.m. at the hazmat building at 312 W. Colorado Street.
“It puts us on the map to be the tactical airlift leaders in reference to support the nation's call, as well as the state's call,” said Colonel Mark Roehter, 139th airlift wing mission support group commander.
“If you love kids and wanna work with kids, this is one of the most gratifying jobs you’ll ever have in your life,” said Aspey.
“It’s nervous until you get out the window. Once you get out there and start going down, the adrenaline kicks in,” said Todd Joe, Rappeler.
“I think it went as smoothly as we can expect,” said Dr. Doug Van Zyl, SJSD Superintendent.
“You know, I got here, I turned the corner and I was shaking at the wheel. I was crying. I got out of the car and I didn’t know what to do because this is my home,” said Silligman.
“It’s pretty rough. They need to fix it,” said Gary, motorcyclist.
“We do see a need in the community," said Brian Tarr, SJSD Director of Nutrition Services, "there is some concern that some students may go without meals."