Our host, Meredith Hoenes, is an Emmy-nominated journalist with 16 years experience in the broadcasting field. She's spent nearly 2 decades communicating with people through a lens, through storytelling, in person and in the past few years, on-line. It's an always evolving specialty.


Missouri Life honored with Regional Emmy!

In a September 9 ceremony, KMOS producers and series host Meredith Hoenes were recognized for their work on the Silver Dollar City edition of Missouri Life with the presentation of a Mid-America Chapter Regional Emmy® Award. This prestigious award celebrates excellence in broadcasting. The episode was entered in the Magazine Program Category for the Mid-America Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.See the full list of winners

The KMOS production team responsible for the second season is Eric Boedeker (pictured left, next to Hoenes) and Christy Millen and Roy Millen. (Tom Phillips, former KMOS Production Manager, was not available for the photo.) Meredith Hoenes has previously worked at KMIZ-TV in Columbia and in Kansas City at WDAF and KSHB. The series is produced in partnership with the publishers of Missouri Life Magazine, Greg Wood and Danita Allen Wood.
The Emmy winners pose
with their trophies!
Missouri Life

When: Thursdays at 7 p.m. beginning October 5

The 2017 season will visit Cape Girardeau, Callaway County, Chariton County, Moberly, Newton County, and Pulaski County.