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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
  • Community forum on search for new St. Louis police chief

    ST. LOUIS – A public forum is being held Tuesday from 6-8 p.m. at the International Institute (3401 Arsenal Street) in South St. Louis where citizens may voice their input on the search for a new chief for the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department. The Citizen Advisory Committee is hosting the community meeting. St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson formed the 13-member panel to help guide the city as it searches for a new chief. Former Chief Sam Dotson retired the […]

  • Body pulled from lake identified as missing postal worker

    EAST ST. LOUIS, IL – A decomposed body pulled from a lake in the Frank Holten State Recreation Area has been identified as missing postal worker, Melanie Tally. The 49-year-old was discovered around 11:45 am. Sunday. She was last seen on April 23 when she left her job at the United States Post Office on Market Street in downtown St. Louis. Employees told her daughter that Tally wasn’t feeling well and went home early. Her white 2008 Dodge Avenger was […]

  • Woman dies in south St. Louis house fire

    ST. LOUIS — One woman is dead after an early morning house fire in South St. Louis. The fire started around 1:30 a.m. Friday in a home on 3900 block of Schiller Place near Ulena Avenue. St. Louis Fire Chief Dennis Jenkerson said when crews arrived on the scene the second floor of the home was fully involved. It was during the second pass through the home, firefighters found a woman on the second floor in the rear hallway covered […]

  • Off-duty officer wounded in police shooting outside home

    ST. LOUIS_  A St. Louis police officer is recovering Thursday morning after he was struck by gunfire Wednesday night (June 21). The officer was not on duty at the time but came to the aid of fellow officers who were exchanging gunfire with three suspects. According to St. Louis Interim Police Chief Lawrence O’Toole, the 38 year old officer is an 11 year veteran of the force. He was shot in the arm and is in good condition, O’Toole said. […]

  • 2 dead, 3 injured after shooting, standoff in Old North St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS _ Authorities say a St. Louis standoff that started with two women being shot ended with the discovery of two people dead and another person wounded. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that police responded around noon Sunday after the initial shooting. The two wounded women were taken to a hospital and weren’t immediately able to tell officers what happened. While officers were at the scene, more shots rang out from a neighboring apartment building. After using a bullhorn […]

  • Man found murdered in Dellwood

    DELLWOOD, MO – St. Louis County Police are investigating the shooting death of a father killed on Father`s Day. Officers from the North County precinct arrived at a home on the 1900 block of Prior Drive in Dellwood around 7 a.m. and found a man dead from at least one gun shot wound. Terrell Greer, 32, was shot after 6 a.m., according to his family. Greer’s parents said he was a beloved son and father, and they want to know […]

  • John Beal Roofing supports Missouri USO

    MARYLAND HEIGHTS- A locally-owned company celebrates the grand opening of its new facility while raising awareness and money for an organization that supports active military and their families. John Beal Roofing hosts the first USO of Missouri Day on Friday, June 16th from 10 a.m.-7 p.m. at the company’s new location in Maryland Heights (12181 Prichard Farm Road, St. Louis, MO 63043). The public is encouraged to attend the celebration. Attendees have opportunities to win prizes like a brand new […]

  • Driver injured when tractor trailer jackknifed on I-270 ramp to I-44

    SUNSET HILLS-A tractor trailer overturned early Friday morning blocking the exit from Interstate 270 onto Interstate 44. Fenton Fire Protection District Deputy Chief Robert Odenwald said just before 1 a.m. Friday morning the driver of the tractor trailer was traveling northbound on I-270 and was attempting to exit at I-44 when he hit a guard rail, lost control, and overturned blocking the ramp. The driver of the truck was trapped in the vehicle and needed to be extricated. Fenton and […]

  • Grab a ticket for a chance to win the St. Jude Dream Home in Cottleville

    COTTLEVILLE, MO – The finishing touches are underway on the St. Jude Dream Home being built in Cottleville. The five bedroom custom built house has five bathrooms, two half-bathrooms, a five car garage and is packed with the kind of amenities you’d see in home makeover shows. “We have a crazy butler’s pantry that has a wine chiller, an ice maker, granite counter tops and cabinetry,” said Cyndie Roche with Payne Family Homes. There’s also a a wine cellar, media […]

  • Town Hall Meeting on vacant buildings, abandoned lots

    ST. LOUIS-A call has been made to clean up some of the cities most rundown neighborhoods. Local leaders say the revitalization begins with creating a plan for the large number of abandoned and vacant homes. The empty buildings in several north city neighborhoods, are not just an eyesore. State Senator Jamilah Nasheed says they`re also a magnet for crime. The O’Fallon Park Recreation Complex was full of people Monday night. Many residents live in those communities wanted to find out […]

  • Woman killed, man injured in shooting on Euclid

    ST. LOUIS – One woman was killed and a man was injured in an overnight shooting in north city. The shooting happened just before 9:45 p.m. on Euclid Avenue at Terry. The woman, identified as 23-year-old Shanae Walker, was shot several times. Walker was taken to the hospital where she was pronounced dead a short time later. The man, 29, was shot in the side. He is expected to survive. Police have no released no information on a suspect or […]

  • Large crowds attend this weekend Scott Air Show

    Scott Air Force Base – Thousands of air show fans show attended this weekends air show at Scott Air Force Base. Young and old braved long lines and warm temperatures to see the planes and enjoy the aerobatic stunts of the Thunderbirds and parachute teams. Katie Kormann takes a look at the final day of the Scott Air Show.