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Katie reports for Fox 2 News in the Morning. She is thrilled to be able to tell you about big stories happening around St. Louis as you start your day.

Katie joined the Fox 2/News 11 family in September 2014 as a producer and backpack reporter. In January 2016, Katie was promoted to supervising producer and launched the 11 p.m. newscast on Fox 2.

Katie previously worked as a reporter at KFSM in Fort Smith, AR. She began her news career as a writer for the midday news show at WGN in Chicago.

Katie graduated from Purdue University with majors in Communication and Psychology and a minor in Organizational Leadership & Supervision. She earned a M.A. in Journalism from DePaul University in Chicago.


Recent Articles
  • Police searching for Arnold road rage suspect

    ST. LOUIS, MO — Arnold police were still searching Wednesday for the suspect wanted in a road rage incident that led to the assault of a woman in a store parking lot. Scott Heatherly, 50, is charged in Jefferson County with one count of assault and two counts of property damage. Bond has been set at $50,000. Police said Heatherly was quickly identified after the police department released surveillance video showing a violent attack in the parking lot of an […]

  • Inside the Academy: Building searches, active shooter scenarios

    ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Mo. – Recent mass shootings at seemingly safe spaces reinforces that law enforcement must be ready for the unthinkable. It is rare that an officer will ever be called to an active shooter situation, but the basic skills needed in that type of scenario are commonly used in police work. All eyes were on St. Louis County Police Chief Jon Belmar the night he dropped by the St. Louis County and Municipal Police Academy to teach Class […]

  • Cardinals adding new section to ‘mingle’ at Busch Stadium

    ST. LOUIS, MO — Last week, Fox 2 told you the St. Louis Cardinals removed several sections of seats and were selling the seats in pairs on the team’s website.  According to our partners at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, the Cardinals have begun construction to create an area with bars and open spaces similar to those seen at Coors Field in Denver and Petco Park in San Diego.   Colorado Rockies fans can hang out on the third level of Coors […]

  • Blueberry Hill holding Reedy Press reboot party after massive fire

    ST. LOUIS, MO — They lost everything in a massive warehouse fire last month, but today you can help them get back on their feet.   They’re calling it the Reedy Press reboot. It’s an event bringing together authors who lost inventory in a massive warehouse fire in south St. Louis in November.   Reedy Press Publishing lost an estimated 200,000 books in the fire. Several local authors had to cancel book signing events and have lost holiday gift sales.  Many of […]

  • Search for gunman who murdered north St. Louis County father

    WELLSTON, Mo. _Crimestoppers is offering a reward up to $5,000 for information leading to an arrest in the case of a father who was shot and killed in broad daylight. Investigators with the North County Police Cooperative are asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspect. Steven Combs, 41, was shot and killed Sunday (Dec. 3) afternoon while washing his car on the 6200 block of Bartmer Avenue. In surveillance footage, the suspect can be seen walking past Combs, […]

  • Spirit of St. Louis- Pick Your Charity, Pick Your Car

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. _The St. Louis Area Foodbank is one of three local charities FOX 2 is supporting this holiday season. We’re giving you a chance to give back and get a chance at winning a brand new car, truck or SUV! FOX 2’s Katie Kormann is at Dierberg’s in Des Peres with details on how you can win. Click here for additional information!

  • Aldermanic Committee considers competing marijuana bills

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. _St. Louis aldermen consider two competing marijuana bills today. The issue goes before the legislation committee this morning. One bill introduced by Alderwoman Megan Green would remove the possibility of jail time for petty marijuana possession. The other, proposed by Aldermanic President Lewis Reed, would reduce punishment meaning a reduction of fines for any person who is arrested with 35 grams or less. The current maximum fine is $500. Reed’s proposal would set the fine at $25. […]

  • Inside the Academy – Firearms and VirTra Training

    ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Mo. – Studies show most police officers will never fire their service weapon on the job, but an officer must be ready and able should the situation ever demand it. Recruits in Class 193 at the St. Louis County and Municipal Academy arrived with a wide range of prior firearms training. Some had extensive training while others had none. Recruit Mary Mills completed firearms training during her time in the U.S. Coast Guard. She qualified in the […]

  • Arnold officer shot Tuesday in critical, but stable condition – long road to recovery

    ARNOLD, MO – Police say the officer injured in Tuesday’s shooting is in critical, but stable condition. The medical staff tells Officer Ryan O’Connor’s family that he has a long road to recovery. His condition could change by the hour. There are two different ways to donate to Officer O’Connor and his family. The first way is an online donation link: https://www.gofundme.com/support-arnold-po-ryan-oconnor The second way is an “in-person” donation to Fortune Bank, 3494 Jeffco Blvd, Arnold, MO 63010. The phone […]

  • Arnold police officer in stable condition after shooting

    ARNOLD, Mo. _An Arnold, Missouri police officer is in the hospital Wednesday morning (Dec. 6) after he was shot in the head by a burglary suspect in his police SUV Tuesday afternoon (Dec. 5). Officer Ryan O’Connor, 44, was rushed to St. Anthony’s Medical Center with “life-threatening injuries.” O’Connor made it through surgery Tuesday, according to Jefferson County Sheriff’s Captain Gary Higginbotham, and his condition is stable. Police officers from across the region showed up at St. Anthony’s to show […]

  • Digital swastika found at Webster Groves High School

    WEBSTER GROVES, Mo. _Another swastika has been found at Webster Groves High School. In a message to parents, the principal says a student created a digital swastika over another student`s photo. Other Nazi symbols have been found before in the school stairwell and restrooms. The school has been working with the Anti Defamation League, educating students and teachers about prejudice, hate, acceptance and diversity.

  • A Victorian Christmas Open House

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. _Experience the splendor of an old fashioned Victorian Christmas at two St. Louis locations. The Campbell House Museum (1508 Locust Street) and the Magic Chef Mansion (3400 Russell Boulevard) are proud to present: “A Victorian Christmas Open House.” On December 7 and 8, these two gems of historic preservation will be replete with elaborate displays of trees, wreaths, garland and Gilded Age elegance. The two houses span the breadth of the Victorian era; Campbell House dating from […]