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

  Charlestown Police builds, strengthens K9 legacy in the year after Sgt. Ben Bertram’s death

  Driver charged, accused of hitting four highway workers while driving while intoxicated

  Charlestown mayor calls for recount after slim loss in election

  Local parent supports teachers during Red for Ed action day

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

  Madison woman accused of stealing nearly $300,000 from employer over five years

  Code names, keywords in inmate conversations lead to crackdown on drug smuggling ring

‘My life was in danger’ -- ISP trooper relives shooting as bench trial for Oscar Kays begins

  E-learning days keep GCCS kids learning, even in messy weather

  West Clark teachers to attend Red for Ed rally as Indiana educators push for change

  West Clark school board member discusses possible district divide

  Hodges ready to lead Charlestown forward following mayoral race win

  Hodges beats Hall in Charlestown mayoral upset

  UofL Health welcomes former KentuckyOne employees following acquisition finalization

  Longtime mayor takes on political newcomer in Charlestown mayoral race

  Police encouraging check of sex offender registry when planning trick or treat route

  Former mayor takes on current mayor for top job in Jeffersonville mayoral race

  3 candidates vying for votes in New Albany mayoral race

  Former teacher battling Alzheimer’s finds happiness during return to classroom

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

  Years-long battle between Theatair X and Town of Clarksville back in court

  Women inspiring other women to join male-dominated fields through Paint it Pink event

  Investigators search for parents, clues after baby found in bag

  Seymour nonprofit helping people through equine therapy, programs

  Two civil suits following Michael Begin molestation conviction now settled

Ironman Louisville participants react after swim portion of triathlon canceled due to algae

  Indiana announces $99M in infrastructure funding to improve roads, bridges

  Southern Indiana man charged with arson, accused of starting fire in cousin’s home that killed his dog

  Toddler killed after falling off scooter being pushed by another child

  Underground Station businesses frustrated by city projects blocking access for customers