Since his start in radio news, Trent has won awards from the Nebraska Broadcasters Association, the Nebraska Associated Press, and the Iowa Broadcast News Association.
Rice also serves as the 2009-2010 President of the Iowa Broadcast News Association.
Rice is a native of Plattsmouth, Nebraska. He and his wife Solveig have been married since 2000. They live in Ames where he enjoys golf, reading, movies, music college football, and the heartbreak that comes from being a Minnesota Vikings fan. Trent and Solveig have twin daughters Annika and Kaija and a son, Erik, who shares the same birthday as his sisters, just five years later.
In-house Media and Politics expert Jeff Stein joins us a 1:30 this afternoon, and we'll talk about media coverage of the Boston Marathon bombing. He turned me on to this column by Denver Post TV critic Joanne Ostorw.
Best line: "Information moves faster than knowledge."
This. So much this.