Brandon Peterson

Brandon Peterson lives in Iowa and was born in 2006.

  • Brandon plays baseball and soccer and loves building things with Legos.
  • He hopes to become a meteorologist someday.
  • Brandon’s favorite book is Star Wars: Jedi Academy by Jeffrey Brown

“I hope to learn about all the things that are happening in our community.”

Brandon Peterson

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Brandon with Olympic hopeful Chris Plys

USA Curling Holds Olympic Trials

Brandon Peterson

November 30th, 2017

Athletes compete for the chance to represent the United States in the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea.

Alex Henry (on left) (10 years old from the Cayman Islands), Henry Kaeser (in the middle) (13 years old from Washington state) pose with Brandon after discussing why they like participating in RAGBRAI.

The World’s Largest Bike Ride

Brandon Peterson

August 22nd, 2017

Each summer, people from around the world look forward to participating in RAGBRAI—a unique bicycle ride across the state of Iowa.

Brandon with Brett Nelson and Brad Poppen of Sukup Manufacturing

Grain Bins as Homes?

Brandon Peterson

May 17th, 2017

A company in the Midwest builds bins to serve as affordable shelters for people affected by natural disasters.

Brandon in front of the original Freedom Rock.

The Freedom Rocks

Brandon Peterson

March 21st, 2017

An Iowa artist creates patriotic paintings on rocks to honor war veterans.

Brandon tries out the news anchor desk at KIMT

The Ace in Meteorology

Brandon Peterson

January 10th, 2017

A new high-definition weather satellite will be a game changer in predicting storms.
Kid Reporter Brandon getting ready to listen to President-Elect Trump give his speech.

Donald Trump's “Thank You” Tour

Brandon Peterson

December 14th, 2016

President-elect Donald Trump recently visited Des Moines, Iowa, to thank voters for their support. Our Kid Reporter covered the event.