Jason Rantala has been a Reporter for First Coast News since December 2015.

He comes from KCCI 8 News in Des Moines, Iowa and before that worked in Sioux Falls, S.D. Jason is a Twin Cities native and graduate of the University of Minnesota.

He's a big fan of the Minnesota Twins, Timberwolves, Vikings and Golden Gophers.

If you have any story ideas, contact Jason at jrantala@firstcoastnews.com

You can keep up with Jason on Twitter @jarantala and on Facebook.