Joe Ahlquist is a visual journalist based in Sioux Falls, S.D., where he is on the Argus Leader Media visual journalist staff. Ahlquist graduated from Winona State University in southeast Minnesota with a Bachelors of the Arts degree in mass communications with an emphasis in photojournalism and a minor in history. Ahlquist's work regularly appears in the Argus Leader newspaper as well as their website. His work also appears on news websites across the country. Joe also updates his blog frequently, and posts to social media (links below). When Ahlquist isn't working he likes to spend time outdoors hunting, fishing, hiking, making pictures, hanging out with friends, or spending time with his fiance.