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Contact: Sarah.Krueger@wghp.com

Sarah joined the Fox 8 News team in June 2014. She’s a general assignment reporter who also shoots, writes and edits her own pieces. She loves getting to see her stories through from beginning to end every day, and meet lots of viewers along the way!

She comes to the Triad after living in New York City, where she worked for News 12. She reported on the U.S.’s most diverse area — the Bronx — where she covered everything from crime and politics to Superstorm Sandy, which hit NYC just a couple months after she started.

Sarah is originally from New Braunfels, Texas, although she spent much of her childhood living in Burundi and Botswana, Africa and England.
Sarah is thrilled to be in North Carolina and feels right at home in the Tar Heel state. She’s an alumna of Duke University, where she majored in Spanish and International Relations, with a journalism minor. Plus, her in-laws live all over the Triad!

When she’s not working, Sarah loves to cook, enjoy NC’s beautiful mountains and beaches, and hang out with her friends and her husband, a Greensboro native. She also volunteers as a journalism mentor and alumni interviewer for Duke, and serves as a foster mom for abused and neglected dogs.

If you see Sarah out and about, please stop and say hello!


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    New businesses, apartments, logo demonstrate ‘artistic’ growth in downtown Burlington

    BURLINGTON, NC — City officials and local business owners announced Tuesday some substantial growth to downtown Burlington. Four new businesses and three new apartment units are ready, or nearly ready, on the single block on Front Street between Main and Spring streets. Downtown Burlington Corporation Executive Director Anne Morris confirmed that the four new businesses are “Game Over,” a comic book store, “Steam Junction,” a makers space, a holistic healing practice and Strathmore Capital, a wealth management firm. The businesses […]

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    Greensboro neighborhood on alert after home break-ins

    GREENSBORO, NC — It’s known as a safe, family-friendly neighborhood, but now crime is on the minds of many people in Kirkwood. According to crimemapping.com, there have been two home break-ins in the Kirkwood area in the past eight days. They occurred a week apart — this Thursday and last Thursday. One was at 30-year-old Susanne Hall’s house. “I came home at the end of my work day and my back door had been completely shattered,” she said. “I was […]

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    Contaminated fuel costs Piedmont drivers hundreds

    More than a dozen patrons at one Piedmont gas station claim filling up their tanks cost them a lot more than just the gas.

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    Carcinogenic chemical in Greensboro city wastewater ‘not an immediate concern’

    GREENSBORO, NC — Thirty million gallons of water goes through Greensboro’s wastewater facility every day. And while the filtration systems can remove many chemicals, there’s one they can’t — 1,4 dioxane. The Environmental Protection Agency has labeled 1, 4 dioxane as a probable carcinogen. And it has now been found in water all across the state — from Fayetteville all the way to Greensboro, Asheboro and Reidsville. Steve Drew, water resources director for the City of Greensboro, said the chemical […]

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    Homeless community told to leave Greensboro property

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — A group of homeless men and women in Greensboro have been asked to leave the place they’ve called home for years. Jesse Franklin is one of those in the homeless population who belongs to a tent encampment in a wooded area near East Washington Street. “I’ve been living there three and a half years,” Franklin said. “We don’t bother anybody. All we do is come and go.” But the reason the group has been asked to leave, […]

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    Armed neighbor tries to stop break-in in Winston-Salem

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A Winston-Salem man witnessed a home break-in on his street — and he took matters into his own hands. WSPD Lt. Steven Osborne said the man noticed at least two teenagers breaking into a vacant home at 2317 Redbud Lane in Winston-Salem around 10:30 a.m. He retrieved a rifle from his own home and attempted to subdue the men until police arrived — but accidentally fired into the ground. The suspects ran away and so far, police […]

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    Mother of missing Greensboro teen will ‘never stop searching’

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – It’s been more than three weeks since 19-year-old Tyarra Williams was last seen. But her mother still has the same determination to find her she did on day one. “I just keep hoping that I’m going to find her,” Danielle Williams said. “My motherly instinct tells me she’s still alive and if she could be home, she would be home.” Tyarra was last seen Thursday, Jan. 7 near the Stoneybrook Apartments on Webster Road in Greensboro. The […]

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    $17k in stolen banjos recovered from Burlington burglary; Good Samaritan helped crack case

    BURLINGTON, N.C. — Three banjos valued at a total of $17,000 were found Thursday and returned to the store from which they were stolen. The day before, Burlington police said a man stole the three instruments from Lowe Vintage Instrument Company in downtown Burlington. Lowe Vintage General Manager Will Lowe said he was the only employee in the store at the time. He said he was helping a man at the register when he noticed another man near the exit […]

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    Graham community stepping up to help house fire victims

    GRAHAM, N.C. — The two people injured in a Graham house fire earlier this week were identified Wednesday as Joseph and Kathryn Allen. Both remain in ICU at UNC hospital, according to the Alamance County Fire Marshal John Payne. According to witness accounts, Joseph Allen woke up to flames and smoke early Monday morning at his home on Walker Avenue. He was able to not only save himself, but also his wife, Kathryn, and his three kids who were sleeping […]

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    Officials identify victims injured in Graham house fire

    GRAHAM, N.C. –Officials have identified the two victims in Monday’s Graham house fire. Joseph and Kathryn Allen are both still in the intensive care unit, according to John Payne, the Alamance County fire marshal. Payne said the fire was caused by an overloaded circuit due to the multiple space heaters in use. According to witnesses, Joseph Allen saved his wife and their three children from their burning home. Captain Mike Melvin said firefighters arrived at 400 Walker Ave. around 4:30 a.m. […]

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    Friends remember Graham homicide victim

    GRAHAM, N.C. — Friends of Wes Goswick, who was found dead in his Graham home Thursday, hope he’ll be remembered for his kind heart and passion to serve others. Goswick, a City of Burlington employee, was found dead after his colleagues noticed he did not show up for work. A coworker called 911 to request a well-being check. “We’ve had an employee not show up to work a couple days,” the caller said. “And he’d been having some domestic issues. […]

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    Local resident called a hero after saving wife, kids from house fire

    GRAHAM, N.C. — Graham firefighters are calling a local resident a hero after witnesses said he saved his wife and their three children from their burning home Monday morning. Captain Mike Melvin said firemen arrived at 400 Walker Ave. around 4:30 a.m. They were told that the man who lived inside had woken up to smoke and flames coming from the living room. He was able to break through the glass of his bedroom window, pull out his wife and child, […]

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