Kaitlin Rust

Kaitlin Rust

Kaitlin Rust joined the Fox 8 News team in November 2020 as a reporter.

Born and raised in New Jersey, Kaitlin is enjoying her trek around the United States.

She's back down in the Bayou State after spending almost three years in Louisville, Kentucky reporting for Fox 8’s sister station WAVE 3.

Kaitlin started her career in Lake Charles after graduating from Rider University with a major in Digital Media and a minor in Political Science.

Obsessed with animals and music, Kaitlin can often be found spending time with her rabbit and two dogs or out dancing at a show.

She's excited to be in New Orleans and would love to tell your stories!

Feel free to email her with any ideas or just to say hello.


Recent Articles by Kaitlin

IU political experts weigh in on election lawsuits

Victim in horrific cross-state dismembering identified

Attorney General’s office waiting on ballistics test in Breonna Taylor case

Governor Beshear announces guidelines for child care centers to reopen

Myth busting the coronavirus

  Investigators: Glove led to arrest in disturbing Jennings County animal abuse case

Suspect in custody after shooting SWAT trooper during standoff in Jefferson County, Indiana

Arrow Fund caring for injured dog found on side of Kentucky road

American Airlines pilot arrested at Louisville airport, charged in 2015 triple homicide

Man killed in officer-involved shooting had previous run-ins with police

Grayson County mother fights for legalized medical marijuana for her daughter

  Driver, deputies help rescue 93-year-old man trapped in car for 8 hours

IN teacher charged with possession of child porn

Huber’s Farm stays in the family

KSP releases name of woman killed in deadly house explosion