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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
  • Two killed in wrong-way crash on NB I-55 in south county

    ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO (KPLR) – Two people died early Wednesday morning in a two vehicle accident caused by a wrong-way driver on Interstate 55 in south St. Louis County. The accident happened around 3 a.m. in the northbound lanes between Lindbergh Boulevard and Reavis Barracks Road. The northbound lanes were shutdown for about an hour and traffic was being diverted off the interstate at Lindbergh Blvd. After the scene was secured, northbound traffic was able to pass the accident […]

  • Jogger hospitalized after being struck in downtown St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR)- An accident reconstruction team is investigating after a person was struck by a vehicle Friday morning in downtown St. Louis. The accident happened around 7:30 a.m. at the intersection of Market Street at 14th. Police say a the victim is a white male in his 60s. According to the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department, the jogger was  traveling eastbound on the north side of Market when he crossed against the light into the crosswalk. He was struck […]

  • Community rallying to help Campbell kids after water rescue, fire

    MADISON COUNTY, IL (KTVI)-A mother of seven was found dead in a metro east lake. Her death is connected with a fatal fire miles away at her home. Her children ran out of the home for help. Her youngest child was in the car in the lake and was rescued from the frigid water. The fire broke out early Thursday morning on Dogwood Lane in Glen Carbon, Illinois. Firefighters discovered a man’s body inside of the house. Four children ran […]

  • Police investigating shooting death of boy, 12, in south St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – St. Louis homicide detectives are investigating the late night shooting death of a 12 year old in South St. Louis. The shooting happened just after 11 p.m. Tuesday (March 14) at a home on Michigan Avenue near Cherokee Street. Police were alerted to the incident by the hospital after the child, identified as Damian Holmes, was brought in with a gun shot wound. He died at the hospital. A source tells Fox 2, a nine-year-old boy, identified at […]

  • Tornado damages Wentzville homes and businesses

    WENTZVILLE, MO (KPLR) – A fast moving line of severe storms moved through our area overnight. The worst damage appears to be in the Wentzville area. The National Weather Service confirms that a tornado did the damage in Wentzville. They are still on the scene inspecting the damage and will have a determination on intensity later. Meteorologist Chris Higgins says the damage appears to be in the EF1 range. Two people suffered minor injuries when the storms hit a mobile […]

  • MoDOT to close eastbound I-44 entrance ramp at Shrewsbury

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – MoDOT is closing a busy entrance ramp to Interstate 44 Monday. It’s the ramp from Shrewsbury Avenue to eastbound I-44. It will remain closed for the rest of the year. The closure starts at 9 a.m. after the morning rush. The alternate route is on Arsenal. Crews will start preliminary work to renovate the I-44 bridge over the train tracks at the St. Louis City Limits. Later this month, one lane each way on I-44 […]

  • Clean up, recovery efforts continue in Perryville

    PERRYVILLE, MO (KTVI)-People in Perry County are coming together to help their friends, family and total strangers after Tuesday night’s tornado. The deadly tornado ripped through the area leaving a nearly 15 mile path of destruction behind. Perry County Emergency Management Director Hank Voelker said 180 homes were searched and cleared after the storm. All residents were accounted for, but more than 100 homes were severely damaged. A Perryville man was killed when the car he was driving on Interstate 55 […]

  • Families cope with devastating loss after Perryville homes destroyed

    PERRYVILLE, MO (KPLR) – Highway 61 was shut down in Perry County because of damage to power poles. The lines are hanging over the highway after the poles snapped. Authorities say the power lines are not a danger. The lines have been uncharged of electricity. But there is a danger if the poles come down. Twenty homes off of Moore Drive near Highway 61 are damaged by strong winds. Authorities say 8-10 of them are devastated. It is one of the […]

  • St. Louis Dental Center opens in Lafayette Square

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – It’s National Children’s Dental Health Month and a new facility in Lafayette Square is ready to to help kids brush-up on their oral hygiene habits. Fox 2’s Katie Kormann is live at the center with why taking care of your teeth at an early age will save someone years of problems.

  • Soulard prepares for annual Mardi Gras Parade

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)-Soulard is painted in gold, green and purple in preparation for tomorrow’s annual Mardi Gras Parade. FOX 2’s Katie Kormann is live in north St. Louis with details on the route.

  • Ice skating season ends at Steinberg in Forest Park

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Thursday is the last day of the season at Steinberg Skating Rink in Forest Park. The largest outdoor ice skating rink in the Midwest is calling it quits for the 2016-2017 season. Steinberg Skating Rink owners say the rink is open no matter the temperature, which has been a perk for skaters who have taken advantage of the recent unseasonably warm temperatures. The weather played no part in the rink’s decision to close at the […]

  • Gov. Greitens to take part in Jewish cemetery cleanup

    UNIVERSITY CITY, MO (KTVI)-Missouri Governor Eric Greitens will be part of a cleanup effort this afternoon at the Jewish Cemetery in University City desecrated by vandals. People of all ages and all faiths gathered outside the cemetery for a candlelight vigil. Organizers say the event was meant as a show of solidarity, with no political message. Governor Greitens is joining volunteers for a cemetery cleanup at 3 p.m. The St. Louis Archdiocese is hosting an interfaith vigil at the cemetery […]