News Reporters

Paola Belloso

Multimedia Journalist

Paola was born and raised in Puerto Rico. After finishing her bachelor’s degree, she decided to pursue a Master’s in Journalism at DePaul University in Chicago. During her time at DePaul, Paola covered stories for the university’s TV newscast and co-hosted a Spanish speaking radio show. She also interned at Telemundo Chicago where she was able to do investigative work….

Raya Quttaineh

Multimedia Journalist

Raya was born in (the country of) Jordan but grew up in Saint Paul, Minnesota. As a University of Minnesota journalism student, she learned to use the power of multimedia storytelling to capture important moments that tell people’s stories and document the events shaping their lives. Raya’s experiences at WCCO-TV, FilmNorth, the Century Times student newspaper and The Mix in…