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

  Eufaula City School District starts in-person learning for lower schools

  AL mask mandate set to expire, Lee Co. leaders weigh in

  Auburn businesses discuss impact of first home game amid pandemic

  East Alabama elections officials talk voter registration, absentee ballots

  Auburn businesses prep for first home football game amid pandemic

  Hurricane Katrina evacuee in East Ala. shares story as tropical storm makes landfall

Lee County to cover cost of special inspection for FEMA storm shelters

  Lee County School District starts in-person learning

  Russell County schools prepare for first day of in-person classes

  Auburn University launches sentinel testing for COVID-19

  AU COVID-19 cases are ’less than expected,’ says medical clinical director

  Students, officials discuss AU limits on gatherings of 50+ people

  Auburn University students react to outdoor mask mandate on campus

  Auburn City Schools kicks off 2020-2021 school year

  Chambers Academy reopening for in-person classes

  Auburn businesses discuss financial impact of 2020 conference-only football season

  Applications open for Opelika small businesses and residents for help with bills, expenses

  East Ala. woman uses small business to help parents, students with virtual learning

  Southern Union in Opelika to continue with online, hybrid courses for fall semester

  Lanett City Schools unveils reopening plan

  New Chambers Co. e-commerce site to help customers, small businesses

  EAMC sets new high in number of COVID-19 hospitalizations

  Parents, officials discuss Eufaula City Schools reopening plan

  Stopwatch Urgent Care teams up with Walmart for large-scale COVID-19 testing in East Ala.

  Lee County Schools releases new details about school reopening plan

  East Alabama doctor shares clinic’s challenges during COVID-19

  Opelika City Schools’ superintendent talks fall plans

  10 family members, including Valley police officer, battle COVID-19

  Mayor launches ‘One Auburn’ initiative to start community conversations on diversity, equality

  Officials, residents discuss impacts of new AU mask policy