Kristin Tillotson

Reporter | Features
Phone: 612-673-7046
A Strib journalist for nearly 20 years, Kristin Tillotson now writes mostly for features on a broad range of topics, and sometimes for news.

Recent content from Kristin Tillotson

Twin Cities author Vince Flynn dies of cancer at 47

After being diagnosed with Stage III metatastic prostate cancer in November 2010, he remained upbeat, vowing to fans that this was “not a battle I plan on losing.”

Updated: June 20, 2013, - 11:00 AM

Twin Cities bestselling author Vince Flynn dies at 47

St. Paul author Vince Flynn, whose bestselling books about a CIA super spy won fans in high places, died of prostate cancer Wednesday. He was 47.

Updated: June 20, 2013, - 09:34 AM

2009 interview: Vince Flynn, a man of intrigue

Vince Flynn, whose latest political thriller is out this week, lays out his positions on the CIA, Islam and Amy Klobuchar.

Updated: June 19, 2013, - 12:29 PM

2005 profile: Consider author Vince Flynn a Rapp star

2005 profile: Through his fictional hero, CIA maverick Mitch Rapp, writer Vince Flynn has become a heavyweight in the political-thriller...

Updated: June 19, 2013, - 10:10 AM

Leaked data and a dented hero in 'We Steal Secrets'

REVIEW: A lucid, engaging documentary frames the WikiLeaks scandal through the stories of its polarizing star and the soldier who started it all.

Updated: June 06, 2013, - 02:54 PM

Bloody night out fuels 'The Purge'

REVIEW: Violent crime is legal just one night each year in the United States, and even a gated community is not safe.

Updated: June 06, 2013, - 02:51 PM

Art, from the heart, blossoms on Chicago Avenue

Dozens of artists have spent a year adorning a south Minneapolis street with work designed to inspire connections.

Updated: June 04, 2013, - 08:33 AM

Minnesota film industry gets $10 million boost from state

Lawmakers approved the money to help the state compete for lucrative film and TV projects. The industry hopes for a return of the days where films such as "Grumpy Old Men" were made in Minnesota.

Updated: June 01, 2013, - 03:12 PM

Two transgender YA fiction titles by Minnesotans up for Lambdas

Two Minnesota authors are at the forefront of the next frontier in young adult fiction.

Updated: May 31, 2013, - 02:10 PM

'Mad Men' star Kartheiser cast in Guthrie's 'Pride and Prejudice'

Minneapolis native Vincent Kartheiser, best known as conniving Pete Campbell on the hit TV series, will play Mr. Darcy in an adaptation of the Jane Austen novel.

Updated: May 17, 2013, - 02:54 PM

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