Katie Kamin

Katie is a reporter/multimedia journalist 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

  Auburn University students’ newspaper breaks story on KKK op-ed

NEW DETAILS: Suspects in shooting of Auburn Police Officer died from gunshot wounds, not fire

Columbus residents share mixed reactions to President Trump’s state of emergency

Chattahoochee Co. Schools increases security measures

Several cities could be affected by Georgia bill proposing to remove Confederate monuments

DEA agents, Columbus police on scene of north Columbus pain center

Valley, AL family recovering after carbon monoxide poisoning; 8 members treated at hospital

Georgia Thespian Conference brings thousands of students and $1.2 million to Columbus

UPDATE: Man ID’d after being found shot to death in Lee Co. mobile home

Final members of East Alabama Drug Trafficking organization sentenced in court

Family and friends still seeking answers one year after murder of Opelika woman

Inmates to renovate community center next to elementary school in Harris County

EAMC wears red to raise awareness for heart disease in women

Apple responds to FaceTime glitch, disables group feature