Mar 28, 2014 12:11 PM
Leah Kraus joins News 5 from Wausau, Wisconsin where she was a reporter/anchor for the CBS affiliate. During her time there she covered numerous high-profile stories including the recall election for Governor Scott Walker and a nationally publicized drug investigation involving several school teachers and administrators.
Leah is a native New Yorker and holds an M.S. from Syracuse University's S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications. She worked as a correspondent on Capitol Hill in Washington D.C. as well as interned at WHAM-TV in her home market of Rochester, NY. While studying abroad in Dublin, Ireland, she interned at Newstalk Radio.
In her free time, Leah enjoys watching documentary films, hanging out with friends, going to concerts, and pouring over pictures of her two dogs back home. She is thrilled to be a part of the number one news team in southern Colorado.