Hannah Catlett

Hannah Catlett is a multimedia journalist who joined WOIO in November 2018. Before Channel 19, Hannah worked in Chattanooga, Tennessee as WTVC's investigative reporter. She lead the station's coverage of the opioid crisis and has a passion for people affected by it. While at WTVC, Hannah also covered the July 16 Chattanooga Shootings and the deadly Woodmore Bus Crash. Hannah graduated magna cum laude from the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University. During her last semester at the Cronkite School, Hannah worked in collaboration with the Arizona Broadcast Association and Cronkite News Investigative Team to create the DuPont and Emmy Award-winning documentary on the increase in Heroin use across the state of Arizona. The final piece called Hooked: Heroin's Hold on Arizona aired on 33 broadcast TV stations in Phoenix, Tucson and Yuma and 90 of the state's radio stations. While in Arizona she also interned at KPNX- Channel 12 and KTVK- 3TV as well as the Arizona Mining Association. Hannah was an active member of Alpha Kappa Psi at ASU, where she found her passion to help care for children in foster care. While working in Chattanooga, Hannah met a sweet southern man who is now her husband. Thomas agreed to move to Cleveland, allowing Hannah pursue her dream of reporting in her hometown. Hannah grew up from third grade on in Canton, Ohio and attended Jackson High School. She was born in Goldsboro, NC., but made several long-range relocations as a young girl- including one outside the country, where she attended a French elementary school in Quebec, Canada. Her father is a retired U.S. Air Force pilot who now flies for the Timken Company. He and Hannah's mother, live in Canton, OH. Hannah has to make an extra effort to see her middle sister these days-- she married a Navy sailor after graduating from Miami University in Oxford, OH. Hannah's littlest sister currently attends University of Cincinnati. Hannah's three favorite things are chocolate, pink and hiking. In her spare time, Hannah enjoys being outdoors or spending time with friends and family. Hannah is a proud Cleveland Indians fan, and she married into being a fan of University of Georgia football.

Recent Articles by Hannah

  Here’s who to call if you see someone’s pet left outside in the cold

Stark County officials want teen to pay for guard rail that essentially failed him

Interactive music studio coming to Cleveland’s Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

Family says father killed in Parma after protecting daughters from violent group

Stark County mother questions safety of guardrails after her son slid off the road

Akron judge striving to break criminal cycle of victims traumatized by human trafficking

Suspect in Florida triple murder has violent history in Northeast Ohio

Body found in yard of murder suspect accused of killing NE Ohio family

Hit and run victim shares his story as police continue to search for suspect

N-word, swastikas spray-painted on multiple cars across Cleveland

Avon cemetery agrees to clean flooded, muddy grave sites after Cleveland 19 investigation

2 arrested after apparent road rage shooting on Cleveland’s East Side

Akron investigators find four cars on fire in 10 days

Family searches for answers in apparent hit-and-run as Cleveland man recovers in ICU

Thefts ticking upward at Cleveland Hopkins Airport; travelers report cash, electronics stolen

‘Excessively pruned’ trees in Cleveland neighborhood now designated for removal

Another driver says windshield shattered by I-76 debris

1 Cleveland McDonald’s plagued with health violations

Driver hit by debris from bridge 11 days after major crash into it

Tremont carjacking caught on camera, but residents worry it won’t help catch criminals