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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
  • Cardinals Hall of Famer Red Schoendienst dies at age 95

    ST. LOUIS-  Cardinal great Red Schoendienst passed away Wednesday at the age of 95. The news was broken to Cardinal Nation by former Cardinals and KMOX Cardinals announcer Mike Shannon. Schoendienst was born in Germantown Illinois, just 40 miles from downtown St. Louis. He was one of seven children. Early on he showed promise as a baseball player. But in 1939 he suffered an injury to his left eye and was forced to become a switch-hitter batting left-handed. He was signed […]

  • Chesterfield gun store ‘smash and grab’ robbery caught on camera

    CHESTERFIELD, Mo. – Two suspects broke into a West County gun shop early Wednesday morning causing damage and stealing 20 guns in just over a minute. Around 3:15 a.m., surveillance video shows the suspects pull up to Adventure Shooting Sports in Chesterfield. The suspects use a metal pipe of sorts to bust through the front window and can be seen climbing over a chair to get into the shop. The surveillance video shows two suspects dressed in dark clothing break into […]

  • Missouri State Highway Patrol Walkthrough Initiative program

    ST. CHARLES, Mo-When students return to school from summer break, they may see some new faces wandering the halls. During the 2018-2019 school year, the Missouri State Highway Patrol is rolling out a new program called a ‘Walkthrough Initiative.’ The program was tested out in the Lindbergh School District earlier this year. An estimated 390 schools in the greater St. Louis area (on the Missouri side of the Mississippi River) will be participating in the program this fall including the […]

  • Police call deadly south St. Louis shooting justified

    ST. LOUIS- A man was shot and killed while trying to force his way into a house window late Monday. The incident happened on Wallace Street at Morganford Road around 9:45 p.m. According to police the woman living in the residence was in or had been in a prior relationship with the man and had an order of protection against him. The case has been turned over to the St. Louis circuit attorney`s office for review.

  • The Magic House new exhibits just in time for summer vacation

    KIRKWOOD, Mo. – New exhibits are now open at The Magic House just in time for summer vacation. Forts and Clubhouses featuring TapeScape Through September 3, museum visitors can test their creativity and engineering skills. Kids may use everyday household items to build the ultimate fort, a parents will not have to worry about cleaning up the living room after. This exhibit has been featured at The Magic House before, but this year a new element has been added. TapeScape is […]

  • Free cab rides in Kirkwood start May 31

    KIRKWOOD, MO- Free cab rides are available beginning Thursday to help Kirkwood residents and visitors get around the Downtown Kirkwood area. The free rides are available from Electric Cab North America on Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays from 4:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m through December 29. People wanting to use the Downtown Kirkwood Connector service can hail a ride or call (314) 252-8889 to request a pickup. No payment or tips are exchanged. Visitors should park in areas where parking is more readily […]

  • Police chase stolen dump truck into south St. Louis; suspect under arrest

    ST. LOUIS — A man driving a stolen dump truck from Washington County led police on a chase that wound through Illinois and back into downtown St. Louis. The crime spree began in Washington County, Missouri. According to the Washington County sheriff, his office got a call around 5:30 a.m. from a foreman at a work yard in Potosi. He reported that when his crew showed up to work, they noticed a dump truck and trailer along with tools, chainsaw,s […]

  • Casey’s General Store truck robbery in Fairview Heights

    FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS, ILL-  llinois State Police and Fairview Heights Police are investigating after someone broke into a Casey’s General Store truck sometime overnight. The driver, who is based out of Terre Haute, Indiana, said he stayed at the Drury Inn located at Route 159 and Interstate 64 in Fairview Heights Tuesday night. When he came outside Wednesday morning,  he noticed the lock on the back door of his truck had been broken and items inside had been moved. The driver said […]

  • IDOT repairs could impact drivers traveling between Missouri and Illinois

    ST. LOUIS-   Illinois Department of Transportation is making some needed repairs to two bridges Wednesday that could impact drivers traveling between Missouri and Illinois. IDOT has closed the right lane on Interstate 70 eastbound across the Stan Musial Veterans Memorial Bridge while crews make emergency repairs on a bridge joint. Drivers heading eastbound into Illinois can expect delays during the closure. The lane could reopen by 3 p.m., but scattered showers expected in the area may delay the project. IDOT […]

  • St. Louis County Council approves $600,000 in raises for jail employees

    ST. LOUIS – In an early meeting Tuesday (May 29), the St. Louis County Council wasted no time reversing several vetoes recently issued by County Executive Steve Stenger. One of the issues debated, which drew a crowd of St. Louis County Justice Center employees, had to do with funding raises for these employees. The council approved spending $600,000 in raises for about 120 county jail employees including correction officers and medical employees. Many of these employees complained they were not […]

  • The annual Memorial Day Ceremony at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery

    ST. LOUIS- Every year before Memorial Day Monday St. Louis-area Scouts walk the rows of graves at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery and decorate each headstone with a United States flag. About 4,000  scouts volunteered to place the flags on more than 150,000 graves on Sunday. The annual Memorial Day Ceremony at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery is it 10a.m. Monday. Shuttle vans will be available to transport visitors from the Sheridan Road Metro commuter lot or the Jefferson Barracks VA Medical Center to the […]

  • 2 children shot, wounded in separate shootings

    ST.LOUIS-  Two young children and an adult are recovering from their injuries sustained during separate shooting incidents in the St. Louis area Thursday night. A six-year-old and a 29-year-old were shot on the Kingshighway overpass at Interstate 70 in North St. Louis around 7:15 p.m. They were said to be in critical, stable condition when they were taken to the hospital. Witnesses told police there were two cars traveling from West Florissant Avenue onto N. Kingshighway Boulevard and the occupants of […]