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Caiti Blase

Posted at 12:00 PM, Jul 18, 2018
and last updated 2019-02-27 15:00:30-05
Caiti Blase
Caiti Blase

Caiti Blase joined the KOAA News 5 team as a multimedia journalist in August 2017.

A graduate of Valparaiso University with a bachelor’s degree in digital media, she got her start in the business at KDLT in Sioux Falls, South Dakota where she worked as a reporter.

Her next career move landed her a job at FOX 42 in Omaha, Nebraska where she worked as a multimedia journalist.

Some of her most memorable assignments have been covering the aftermath of tornadoes, meeting celebrities like Brad Paisley and Jamie Lee Curtis, and bringing awareness about kids battling incurable diseases.

Caiti is passionate about capturing stories that help to bring change, hope, and healing to people.

Born and raised in the Twin Cities, Caiti is a proud Minnesota girl! Though she misses the land of 10,000 lakes she is thrilled to be near the mountains of southern Colorado.

When she’s not working, you’ll find Caiti hiking, drinking coffee, traveling, or watching her favorite episodes of Gilmore Girls & Boy Meets World.

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Email: cblase@koaa.com

Twitter: @CaitiBlase