Last Call: Pat McConahay


Senior Reporter/Producer, KVIE

I am most happy when:

Traveling for “America’s Heartland” (television show on KVIE) or for pleasure.

People would be surprised to know: I can be shy.

My favorite ice cream flavor is: Cookies and cream.

If I could change one thing about myself, it would be: To truly accept myself&emdash;warts and all.

I never get tired of: Traveling.

I love the smell of: The first rain.

My dream vacation would be to:
Travel around the world.

My least favorite chore is: Laundry&emdash;thank goodness my husband loves to do it.

The person I most admire is: Anyone who can overcome the odds.

It makes me sad to see:
Child or animal abuse.

The section of the newspaper I turn to first is:
The obituaries. I love to read about how one life influences others.

My guilty pleasure is: Reading People magazine.