Katie Collett

Katie Collett joined the WAVY/FOX 43 news team in August of 2007. She is currently the morning and midday anchor.

US Senate hearing on W.Va. chemical spill

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A U.S. Senate committee will hear testimony on the West Virginia chemical spill that left 300,000 people without cl…

Arizona shelter has 36-pound cat

PHOENIX (AP) — An Arizona animal shelter has a rather large cat on its hands. The Maricopa County Animal Care and Control recently received …

Historian apologizes for comments on Obama

NEW YORK (AP) — A Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer is apologizing for saying on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” that Franklin Roosevelt and Abraham L…

Three charged in NN prostitution bust

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) – Three people were arrested as a result of a prostitution sweep in Newport News Sunday. Harold Eley with the Newpo…

Pet Pals: Cindy, Jan, Alice and Peter

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – Today, we have four little friends who are looking for their forever homes. Cindy, Alice, Jan and Peter are 7-month…

I Am HR: Obie & Elizabeth

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – This weekend, the Denver Broncos and Seattle Sehawks will go head to head for a chance to be called Superbowl champ…

Blue Man Group in town

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – It’s been called “visually stunning” and it’s in Hampton Roads starting tonight. We’re talking about the Blue Man G…

Pair robs Liberty Tax in Portsmouth

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – Two men robbed a Portsmouth tax preparation business Saturday morning, and police need help identifying them. Det. …

Big Game Day Dip

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – It’s another Snow Day on THRS and our Executive Producer Stephanie Cooke is in the kitchen making her special dip f…

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Indictment leads to man’s rearrest

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) – A 23-year-old man is accused of inappropriately touching a woman in Newport News. Harold Eley with the Newport Ne…

BLOG: From snow to icebox

Last night we had clearing skies as expected. However, the winds cut down to nothing. With that and the snow/ice on the ground the temperatu…

How to install an EZPass

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – Tolls are set to begin Saturday, and many residents have been asking how to install an EZPass in their vehicle. 10 …

Fire sparks at vacant Portsmouth house

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Firefighters extinguished a fire at a vacant home in Portsmouth lat Wednesday evening. Chief Hoffler with the Ports…