Katie Breen

Video producer

Katie Breen shoots and edits video for CBC in St. John's. She began working in news ten years ago as a reporter. Now she tells most stories from behind the camera. You can reach her at katie.breen@cbc.ca

Latest from Katie Breen

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Manual crosswalk buttons a step back for disabled community, says advocate

During the pandemic, most walk signs at St. John’s crosswalks came on automatically, so pedestrians wouldn’t have to touch the same walk button.
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Jumbotron kiss 'emotional' for couple and 'important' for LGBTQ community

Robyn and Jan Hickey have loved each other for nine years and hockey even longer.
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She survived sexual assault. Now this designer is giving back

It’s been three years since Yellow Rose owner and artist Anna Murphy says she was beaten and sexually assaulted by a taxi driver in St. John’s. 

Inuit youth leader wants climate action after COP26 before it's 'too late'

“By the time it becomes urgent to other parts of the world, it may be too late," according to Brian Pottle.
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'It's not just about basketball': Newfoundland Rogues scoring points with community ahead of inaugural season

The Newfoundland Rogues haven’t played an official game yet, but already the team’s making moves.
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From boo-tiful to truly terrifying — Halloween queen slays 31 makeup looks

Jaime Stamp spends between three and seven hours a day in front of her makeup table.

Petty Harbour program spawns spinoff in Japan

A marine fisheries researcher and former Girls Who Fish participant is launching a sister version of the Petty Harbour program.

Scammer swindles small fudge business out of registration fee — then goes back for more

It wasn’t until Anita Diamond arrived to set up that she realized the event she paid about $100 to attend didn’t exist.

N.L. ending controversial practice that's led to newborns being seized from mothers

The Newfoundland and Labrador government is planning to stop the practice of birth alerts this week, following the lead of several other provinces.

He's a braille brainiac! Hopedale student wins academic competition

Jonathan Nochasak has been a braille standout from the start. 

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