Katie Kamin

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

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

  House for Heroes, Navy Federal Credit Union help veteran’s wife repair home

  Historic Westville Opens to the Public in Columbus

  Auburn City Council approves proposal for new Chick-fil-A drive-thru on Magnolia Ave.

  Opelika residents complain of taste, smell of tap water

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

  Auburn’s baseball success boosts morale in community after a month of tragedy

  Trial begins in Lee Co. for second defendant in 2016 capital murder case

  East Alabama man spends months volunteering in Beauregard

  Yoga while you paddle board? Try it out this weekend in Columbus

  Take a tour through EAMC’s new Spencer Cancer Center

  Hallmark sponsoring three Fuller Center houses to be built in Beauregard

  Founder of Round House Company pleads guilty to fraud in Lee Co.

  Man accused of murdering Auburn police officer, injuring 2 others appears in court

  Hundreds gather in Columbus for 9th Annual Walk to End Lupus

  GBI says CPD has the right to lead investigation into officer accused of murder

  Friends, co-workers remember the woman allegedly murdered by a CPD officer

  Neighbors say CPD officer was dating the woman he’s accused of murdering

  Family mourning on the 20th anniversary of unsolved East AL double murder

  8-year-old Columbus girl raises over $1,300 for Children’s Miracle Network

  Columbus woman trying to improve crosswalk safety for people with limited mobility

  Beauregard family at a standstill after tornadoes destroyed their home

  Columbus residents react to former mayor’s U.S. Senate run announcement

  Former Columbus Mayor Teresa Tomlinson to formally announce US Senate run Wednesday

  Opelika City Council reexamining religious organizations’ exemption in historical preservation ordinances

  Auburn University has its first female student with Down syndrome

  Hundreds travel to Lee Co. storm shelters during Sunday’s tornado watch

  Fuller Center and EAMC partner to bring 9 new homes to Beauregard

  Auburn community already preparing for final four game

  Lee County family expresses survivors guilt following tornados