Katie Rausch is a staff photojournalist with The Blade in Toledo, Ohio. Working as a large-market journalist with a small-town eye, Katie's storytelling emphasizes both the issues at play in her community and the people behind them.

Her work has been recognized by the National Press Photographers Association, the Ohio News Photographers Association and the Michigan Press Photographers Association, among others.

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