Rachael Krause

Rachael Krause

Rachael Krause joins the WAVE 3 News team as a multimedia journalist and reporter covering southern Indiana. She’s excited to bring her passion for telling community stories to WAVE country.

Before WAVE, Rachael worked as a multimedia journalist covering southern Illinois for WPSD TV and as a multimedia journalist in Sioux City, Iowa. Before that, Rachael worked as a multimedia producer for WHO HD in Des Moines, Iowa.

Rachael grew up near the twin cities in Minnesota. She attended the school of journalism at the University of Minnesota. There she interned for the St. Paul Pioneer Press and for WCCO TV.

Rachael has a love for covering the community and telling people’s stories. She considers the ability to tell people’s stories each day a privilege and hopes to let people’s voices in the community be heard.

For fun, Rachael enjoys watching movies, reading and checking out the local food scene that Louisville and southern Indiana has to offer.

Recent Articles by Rachael

Thousands of educators to travel to statehouse, rallying for teacher pay increases

Madison, Ind., school district calls for end to standardized testing

  Quick action from 5-year-old son helped save southern Indiana mother’s life

Surgery removes grill brush’s metal bristle from southern Indiana woman’s throat

Wet spring, heavy June rains flood fields, devastate Indiana farmers’ crops

History and hauntings at former tuberculosis hospital draws in thousands each year

Jeffersonville man sentenced to 120 years for molesting girls

Sewer project unearths bones on family farm that have stayed hidden for 12,000 years

Proposed bill would allow nurses to work in Indiana, Kentucky with one license

Nursing home employee accused of raping resident with dementia

Police say man armed with multiple weapons planned mass shooting