Sarah Winkelmann joined the WEAU 13 News team in June of 2018.
Sarah grew up in Portage, Wisconsin; she later attended the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater and graduated with a B.A. in Journalism.
During her time at UW-Whitewater, Sarah was an employee at the campus television station, UWW-TV, where she held roles such as student news director, reporter and anchor. Sarah also was a news intern at WMTV in Madison, Wisconsin the summer of 2016. Most recently, Sarah worked as a Multimedia Journalist for Lakeland News in Brainerd, Minnesota for one year.
When she is not thinking of new story ideas, Sarah enjoys riding her bike and spending time with her dog, Cooper. She also enjoys watching sports and cheering for the Packers.
Sarah is excited to be in Eau Claire and share stories that impact the Chippewa Valley. If you have any story ideas or just want to say hi, please email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.