Maire Aunaste (née Ütt, born November 7, 1953) is an Estonian journalist.
Aunsate's father was Helmut-Endel Ütt and her mother's maiden name was Kalaus. She is the oldest of three siblings; her youngest sister is actress Eva Püssa and the middle sister is Tiina Prentsel.
She was an Estonian Television presenter for eight years, and news reporter for Aktuaalne kaamera. For a total of 10 years, she was hosting an Eesti Televisioon entertainment show Out With You, and Kanal 2's We.
April 27, 2005 in a poll published by the magazine Week, Aunaste was selected as the second best TV host with 626 votes, after Anu Välba, and before Eda-Ines Etti. In 2007, she came in second again in the same election, and this time Anu Välba was first and Aigi Vahing third.
In 2015 parliamentary election, Aunaste was chosen to the parliament with 679 individual votes.
2004 - "Tuesdays with you" Vikerraadio culture program.
Maire Aunaste is one of the founders of the magazine Kroonika and was its first editor-in-chief.
In the magazine Naised, she wrote about her life in America. Later these stories were published as a book Viis aastat peidus (Five years in hiding).
Has been a weekly columnist in Õhtuleht.
A columnist in Maaleht.
Maire Aunaste has written three books:"Iseennast kuulates" (Listening to yourself,) BNS, ISBN 9985-60-297-8 - The book is written by the Radio 2 broadcast: "Only Love" and "frankly about life" on the basis of the texts. Tenet of the book is that all people want to be absolutely specific
"Viis aastat peidus", (Five years in hiding,) Magazine Publishers Ltd. 2008, ISBN 978-9949-443-50-5 - Book one of the Estonian TV presenter's life in the United States. What life really means to be illegal, if there are no official residence and work permit? How to earn the daily bread procurement, who was known as the home television, but now the only mention of human rights worker in the primary? "After this experience, I know that there is nothing more that can reduce me," says the author herself"
"Mitte ainult meestest", (Not only about men), 2009
Häädemeeste municipality Freeman
She has been married twice. Her daughter Elis is a journalist.