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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
  • Fire destroys Macklind Avenue Deli in south St. Louis; firefighters injured

    ST. LOUIS- Fire destroyed a popular South St. Louis deli early Thursday morning (July 5). The owners of Macklind Avenue Deli say they plan to rebuild and reopen. The fire started around 1 a.m. at the deli located at Macklind and Nottingham avenues in the South Hampton neighborhood. St. Louis City Fire Department Captain Garon Mosby said the first crew on the scene reported heavy fire in the building. Firefighters worked aggressively to fight the fire, but the fire grew […]

  • Drive-by shooting leaves 1 dead and 5 injured in north St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS – St. Louis police are investigating a shooting where six people were shot in The Ville neighborhood in north St. Louis. The shooting happened just after 5:30 p.m. Tuesday in the 1700 block of Billups. Police said five victims were found on Billups and one additional victim in the 4300 block off St. Ferdinand. The shooting started when a large vehicle drove down Billups with an unknown number of occupants opened fire with an assault rifle on a […]

  • Cool Down St. Louis working to keep elderly cool in record-setting summer heat

    BERKLEY, Mo. –  Fox 2 has partnered up with Cool Down St. Louis to help people in the community needing some relief from the excessive heat. Friday, June 29  you can drop off new or gently used air conditioning units at any Vatterott College location. The a/c units will be provided to seniors and physically disabled neighbors. Monetary donations will also be accepted and used to help needy families with their utility bills. All donations are tax-deductible. For more information, visit […]

  • Police respond to 5 overdoses in the same St. Ann home

    ST. ANN, Mo. –  Police say 5 people have been rushed to the hospital with what appears to be a Fentanyl overdose. St. Ann police received a call around 4:30 a.m. Thursday for a suspected overdose in the 3000 block of Jane Avenue in St. Ann. Upon arrival, St. Ann Police say they found four unresponsive people on the floor in the basement hallway. Another person was found unconscious outside the home on the concrete. According to authorities, all five people […]

  • Construction delays opening of Mascoutah Park Pool until mid-July

    MASCOUTAH, Ill. –  Just in time for the return of the summer heat. A popular swimming pool in Mascoutah, Illinois is still closed. Construction work on the municipal pool isn’t finished yet. A new stainless steel gutter system has been installed and the deck has been reconstructed.  Resurfacing of the pool floor and installation of new pool liner are expected to take 14 days.  Work on a slide is also expected to take 14 days to complete.  City officials say workers […]

  • ‘Goldrush Rally’ burns rubber during police escort through St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS, MO — A 10 day trip across the US that started in Boston made its way through St. Louis Wednesday. The 75 designer cars in the “Goldrush Rally” were escorted by St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department within the city limits. FOX 2 reporter Katie Kormann observed some cars peeling out, and burning rubber near the St. Louis Arch.  Some of the bigger trucks were driving up on the curb.  That was all while being escorted by police. A […]

  • Police officer dragged several feet by theft suspect

    ALORTON, Ill. –  A Metro East police officer escapes serious injury after he was dragged by a van early Wednesday morning (June 27). Three people are in police custody awaiting charges related to the incident. Just before 12:30 a.m., the officer tried to stop three people at the Flying J truck stop in Alorton, Illinois after they were suspected of stealing from the store. As the officer approached their van, the suspects drove off dragging the officer five to ten feet. […]

  • West County Fire Department talks firework safety as Fourth of July approaches

    MANCHESTER, Mo. – Thousands of fires across the country each year are sparked by fireworks. Each July 4th, thousands of people, most often children and teens, are injured while using consumer fireworks. Firefighters across the US expect to see a jump in calls. Despite the dangers of fireworks, few people understand the associated risks – devastating burns, other injuries, and fire. West County Fire Department has tips on how to prevent tragedy from striking your home. Plans to use to […]

  • Man found dead outside burning house

    EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. – Police are investigating after a person was found dead early Tuesday morning (June 26) when firefighters arrived on the scene of a house fire in East St. Louis. Assistant Fire Chief George McClellan with the East St. Louis Fire Department said the initial call came in around 1:30a.m.  for a car fire near the corner of South 29th Street and Converse Avenue. The call was upgraded to a structure fire upon arrival. McClellan said there was […]

  • Six Flags Typhoon Twister closed after incident

    EUREKA, Mo. –  Typhoon twister opened to the public on Saturday, June 23 and has been shut down for review since a park goer fell out of a raft on its opening day. Typhoon Twister is described as ‘water thrill ride’ that features four-person cloverleaf rafts, with riders sitting facing each other. Rafts travel a 125-foot long whirlpool that spins riders 360-degrees before the bottom drops out sending guests plummeting down an enclosed five-story drop. The raft then travels on a […]

  • Child seriously injured in hit-and-run; police searching for driver

    ST. LOUIS-  A young boy is in critical condition following a hit-and-run incident in North St. Louis County. Police are searching for the driver of a silver SUV or truck that witnesses said hit the boy. The boy, who is said to be four or five years old, was crossing the street with his mother when he was hit Thursday (June 21) just before 11 p.m. It happened near Halls Ferry Road and Empire Drive. Mustafa Jameel, who works at the […]

  • Sex offender steals deputy car, now in custody

    JEFFERSON COUNTY, Mo. – A man is in custody after officials say he stole a Jefferson County deputy’s patrol car while in custody. According to Jefferson County Sheriff David Marshak, a deputy stopped at a gas station in the 800 block of Collins Road in Festus around 9:30 p.m. Wednesday night (June 20). The deputy saw Timothy Hopkins, 42, acting suspiciously and made contact with him. The deputy discovered Hopkins was wanted in St. Charles County on a felony warrant and […]