Katie Kamin

Katie Kamin

Reporter, Anchor

Katie is a reporter/multimedia journalist/anchor who joined the WTVM news team in January 2019. She graduated from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in May of 2017 with a double major in Broadcast & Electronic Journalism and Political Science.

While at UNC, she was a member of UNC’s award-winning student news broadcast, covering everything from the 2016 presidential election to disabled veterans and their service animals. Katie was selected by the UNC journalism school to travel to Hallstatt, Austria to cover a story inside a salt mine in the Austrian Alps. She was an executive board member for her sorority, Pi Beta Phi, for two years, and she also interned at Spectrum News in Raleigh, N.C.

Always a lover of travel and adventure, Katie moved to Prague, Czech Republic after graduation, where she worked as a social media and marketing specialist. After a year of living in the Czech Republic, her love of journalism and storytelling brought her back to the U.S.

Katie is originally from Charlotte, N.C., and is new to the Columbus area. Feel free to reach out with story ideas or with suggestions of things around Columbus.

Recent Articles by Katie

Witnesses take the stand in trial of 2016 murder of Lee Co. taxi cab driver

Ala. Rep. Bradley Byrne visits Opelika during campaign tour

Court Testimony: Cages were covered in feces, urine, insects where Lee Co. children were locked

  Woman says she was carjacked, beaten at Opelika gas station

Barbour Co. tornado is a good reminder to be prepared for severe weather, residents say

2 Bibles and wooden cross survive a devastating house fire in Ft. Mitchell

Testimony reveals why witness says he didn’t come forward after watching Aniah Blanchard’s abduction

  ‘Find Aniah’ bracelets spreading throughout Alabama

Petition started after Aniah Blanchard’s disappearance for violent offenders to not have bond

Southern Union State Community College holds prayer and moment of silence for Aniah Blanchard

Young women in East Alabama increase safety precautions after Aniah Blanchard’s disappearance

Billboard and fliers of missing Aniah Blanchard spread across East Alabama

Auburn police investigating foul play among other possibilities in case of missing teen

  East Alabama community mourns loss of beloved EAMC employee

Crews still working to put out weekend fire at recycling plant in Auburn

Drought making major impact on some East Alabama farmers

Alabama Dept. of Public Health reports significant flu activity in East Alabama

EAMC gives land to Fuller Center for 3 homes to be built on

Fuller Center Legacy Build begins in tornado-torn Beauregard

Witness in trial recall chaotic scene of 2016 Auburn triple homicide

9/11 survivor in Auburn gives free meals to first responders for the 15th year

Russell Co. Sheriff’s Deputy arrested, fired for allegedly choking inmate

  Prayer closet survives Lee Co. tornadoes; family rejoices

Beauregard man, with the help of his red tractor, still helping tornado survivors

Friends mourn the loss of Opelika native and journalist Nancy Parker

Beauregard family building their third home after multiple tragedies

Two mothers who lost children in Lee Co. tornadoes open dance studio in childrens’ honor

Some Beauregard residents decide not to rebuild after March 3rd tornadoes

Woman hopes to create memorial library for the children who died in Lee Co. tornadoes

  Hallmark sponsoring three Fuller Center houses to be built in Beauregard