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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
  • Family of Blake Snyder accepts Medal of Honor for his courage, sacrifice

    ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO (KTVI)-The 40th Annual Memorial Ceremony Breakfast celebrating fallen heroes was held Friday morning (April 28). The event honors all police, firefighters and first responders from St. Louis County who made the ultimate sacrifice. The outside portion of the event, which was scheduled to take place at St. Louis County Memorial Park, was canceled due to rain. It will not be rescheduled. This year’s ceremony hitting close to home for many in the St. Louis County Police […]

  • Humane Society opens new facility in Maryland Heights

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)-Providing the finest shelter and medical care to pets in the St. Louis area. The Humane Society opened a new facility in Maryland Heights Thursday. FOX 2’s Katie Kormann gives us a look inside!

  • Residents evacuated after house explosion in Baden

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – The St. Louis Fire Department responded to a call for a house explosion Wednesday morning in Baden. It happened around 8:30 a.m. at a vacant home in the 8600 block of Oriole Street, south of the Halls Ferry Circle. The Collapse Rescue Task Force used technology to determine there were no people trapped in the debris of the destroyed house. Neighboring homes were evacuated. Laclede Gas officials are investigating the cause of the explosion and […]

  • Nearly 200 evacuated after St. Charles hotel fire

    ST. CHARLES, MO (KTVI) – Fire forced more than 100 people out of an extended stay hotel in St. Charles early Tuesday (April 25) morning. St. Charles City Police were fire on the scene at the InTown Suite located at Interstate 70 and Highway 94. Fire sparked on the ground level outside of the hotel and quickly spread up the three-story building and through the roof. Since the fire was mainly outside the building, the alarm did not sound. Police […]

  • Store clerk wounded, robbery suspect killed in south St. Louis shooting

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – A shooting outside of a convenience store early Monday in the Carondelet neighborhood of south St. Louis has left a man dead and female wounded. Police were called to the scene at the 7-Eleven store at the corner of Bates Street and Virginia Avenue around 3:45am. According to St. Louis police, a man walked up to a store clerk who was outside on a smoke break and announced a robbery. The 35-year-old clerk had a gun […]

  • Lane shifts on WB 55/64 in East Saint Louis

    EAST SAINT LOUIS, IL (KTVI)-A new traffic pattern in the Metro East could cause delays over the next few months for drivers during their morning commute. Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) shifted traffic on I-55/64 westbound between Third Street and Tudor Avenue approaching the Poplar Street Bridge. The change was scheduled to happen Thursday (April 20), but IDOT moved it up one day because of the rainy forecast. Traffic was shifted to the right two lanes on the interstate. It’s […]

  • Tank removed from deadly explosion site in Soulard

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)-Weeks after a deadly explosion, a large piece of metal debris was removed from a Soulard business Wednesday morning. On April 3, an explosion at the Loy-Lange Box Company (222 Russell Boulevard) sent part of the hot water storage tank crashing into the roof of nearby Faultless Linen Company (2030 S. Broadway) about 500 feet away from its origin. According to St. Louis Fire Chief Dennis Jenkerson, that piece of equipment weighs a ton or more, and […]

  • Man shot in Woodson Terrace; suspect in custody

    WOODSON TERRACE, MO (KTVI)-A man is in critical and stable condition after he was shot early Monday morning in Woodson Terrace. Just after 2 a.m., police got a call about a shooting on the 9300 block of Tutwiler Avenue. Police said the victim was shot by another man who then fled the scene. The victim was taken to a nearby hospital. The suspect ran to the Dollar General on Woodson Road where, at one point, it was believed the suspect […]

  • Grant’s Farm opens this weekend

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – It’s opening weekend and one of St. Louis’ most popular family-friendly attractions. FOX 2’s Katie Kormann is at Grant’s Farm with a details on some of the new features available there this season. More information: http://www.grantsfarm.com/

  • Missouri lawmakers pass statewide rules for Uber, Lyft

    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) _ Missouri lawmakers have passed statewide regulations for ride-hailing companies such as Uber and Lyft, which could mean services expand throughout the state. House members voted 144-7 Thursday to send the bill to Gov. Eric Greitens, who has called the measure a job creator. The legislation would require that companies pay a licensing fee and adhere to a nondiscrimination policy. It would exempt companies from local and municipal taxes and require drivers to submit to background […]

  • Senators approve home buyouts aimed at Bridgeton, West Lake landfills

    BRIDGETON, MO (KTVI)- A possible lifeline is being extended to homeowners near the Bridgeton and West Lake landfills. Missouri senators voted Wednesday to approve a buyout program for people living near the super-fund site. Residents whose homes are considered uninhabitable from contamination or are located within three miles of sites with high levels of dissolved radium in groundwater will be eligible to apply for the buyout. Neighbors have voiced concerns for years that nuclear waste buried at West Lake Landfill […]

  • Pipe breaks at City Hall causing widespread flooding

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)-Crews are cleaning up the damage at St. Louis City Hall after a pipe bursts causing widespread flooding. Department of Revenue offices were closed Tuesday. St. Louis City Department of Revenue is planning to re-open at 8 a.m. Wednesday.  The city`s Personal Property and Real Estate Tax offices were closed due to the flooding. The Deputy Revenue Collector Tom Vollmer reported heavy damage to the offices. Officials say a chiller pipe for the air conditioning system broke and water […]