Nicole DiAntonio is an award-winning reporter and anchor who joined the Fox4 team in September 2015. You can catch Nicole anchoring the weekend morning show or reporting during the week.

During her time at Fox4, Nicole has covered national stories including the devastating Oak Grove tornado, 2016 presidential race and the Royals’ World Series run. One of her favorite reports was a series called “Women at Work,” where she focused on inspiring women working in different male-dominated fields.

Nicole moved to Kansas City from Virginia where she was an anchor and reporter at WHSV in Harrisonburg. During her time there, she won an award from the Associated Press for her reporting. She covered a variety of stories, including the U.S. Senate race, the Hannah Graham murder and the UVA Rolling Stone rape article.

Nicole started her career at WCAV in Charlottesville, Va. She graduated from the University of Virginia and is a proud Cavalier.

When she isn’t in the newsroom, you can find Nicole exploring different restaurants across the metro, spending time with family and friends and hanging out with her 20-pound Maine Coon cat, Mason. Nicole loves any music with a beat and believes a perfect day must include a good belly-laugh.

Nicole wants to hear from you! If you have a story idea or just want to say hello, be sure to contact Nicole at Nicole.DiAntonio@wdaftv4.com. You can also find her on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.


Recent Articles
  • Tech-minds face off in robotics competition at Olathe Northwest High School

    OLATHE, Kan. — Hundreds of metro students went head-to-head Saturday in a local robotics competition. After months of preparation, the battle happened at Olathe Northwest High School, where tech-minded students competed for a shot at nationals. Competitor Evan Hiemstra said planning started nearly seven months ago. “We originally just had sheets of paper, and just wrote down all of our ideas and designs and then we pretty much came together and decided on the general shape of what we are […]

  • Police identify man and woman killed in shooting near 55th and Blue Parkway

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police are investigating a shooting that left two people dead and another injured. The double shooting happened around 10:21 p.m. near 55th and Blue Parkway on Monday. On Tuesday afternoon police identified the victims as 33-year-old Marquis Clark and 37-year-old Shakeisha Urassa, both Kansas City, Mo., residents. When police arrived they found a vehicle located in a ditch with Clark and Urassa dead inside. A third victim was located a couple blocks away. He was sent to a […]

  • Local storage company providing place for fire victims to keep their belongings for free

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — An Overland Park storage company is providing a place for those who lost their homes in Monday’s tragic fires to keep their belongings for free. Metcalf South Storage will offer free storage units for three months to families who lost their homes so they can keep their stuff safe and dry while they repair their homes. The unit is located along West 154th Terrace and Metcalf Avenue. All a fire victim needs to do is call 913-409-6950 […]

  • Demolition of former Royale Inn begins

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Demolition of an on old hotel east of downtown has begun. Monday morning starting at 9:15, crews began tearing down the former Royale Inn near The Paseo and Independence Avenue. Many neighbors say this motel was a breeding ground for illegal activity and has been an eyesore for decades. The city bought the building for almost $2-million as part of The Paseo Gateway Project. They hope to improve the area by adding new sidewalks, wider ramps and added […]

  • App aimed at keeping students safe is free for KU students to download

    LAWRENCE, Kan. — A new app aimed to help your kids stay safe when they are away at school is now available to local college students for free. It is called ‘Rave Guardian’ and offered to students at the University of Kansas. The app has a safety timer that lets you share where you are going and how long it will take to get there. It then sends a GPS location and will send an alert to anyone you set as your […]

  • Volunteers continue to piece damaged Oak Grove cemetery back together

    OAK GROVE, Mo. — Volunteers will gather Tuesday to help restore hundreds of headstones at the Oak Grove cemetery damaged during last week’s tornado. Many families say it’s a new chapter for families living in Oak Grove. Despite all the loss, many say the situation also brought the community closer together. Volunteers have donated time and equipment to help restore hundreds of monuments around the cemetery. The owner of the funeral home says there are more than 350 headstones that need […]

  • Local woman shares secret to generating some extra cash this spring

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Local women are making piles of cash just by spring cleaning their closets. As more than 70 percent of U.S. households start spring cleaning, women here and throughout the country will exchange unwanted designer clothes and accessories for quick cash or an updated wardrobe at trending upscale resale stores. It’s called the resale revolution, and it’s become a $17 billion industry. A trend that began during The Great Recession is still booming as people learned they […]

  • Volunteers collecting donations for Kansas wildfire victims at Olathe’s Tractor Supply store

    OLATHE, Kan. — Volunteers will meet Monday to help Kansas farmers after a deadly wildfire destroys hundreds of thousands of acres across the state.​ Area farmers will be collecting donations at the Tractor Supply company in Olathe off 169-Highway. The hope is to fill two trailers with local fencing supplies to help impacted farmers across the state. The governor says this was a tough week for the state because while ​some families dealt with devastating tornadoes, others saw the deadly wildfires. The Kansas Division of […]

  • Cleanup continues in Smithville, anyone who can lift heavy debris is asked to volunteer

    SMITHVILLE, Mo. — Cleanup has begun in Smithville after an EF- 2 tornado destroyed homes Monday night. One of the biggest goals of Wednesday’s cleanup was to get electricity restored to the area. Billy Treece with R & M Pole Line Company said his crews have been working in the Smithville area since 9 p.m. Monday to get this goal accomplished. “It was a total disaster,” Treece said. “Trees, this house is scattered from here to about a mile down […]

  • Cass Midway H.S. participates in statewide tornado drill, remembers 2015 storm that damaged school

    CLEVELAND, Mo. — Many schools and businesses around the metro will take part in a statewide tornado drill Tuesday. Cass Midway High School in Cleveland, Mo., is one of the schools practicing the best way to be prepared for severe weather. “We don’t want anyone to panic, ” Principal Doug Dahman said. “Obviously, because of the weather that we had last night and especially because of the younger kids. They tend to be a little more heightened by the severe weather. […]

  • FBI rolls out new app aimed at making it easier for public to see open cases and share tips

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A new app is letting you get involved in wanted and missing persons cases around the metro. The FBI just rolled out the app called FBI Wanted. In the app, you can now see a list of wanted fugitives and missing individuals. You can also read a full description of each case and easily call law-enforcement if you have a tip to share. There were nearly 17 unsolved homicide cases in Kansas City, Mo., in 2016. The FBI hopes […]

  • Olathe North’s Screamin’ Eagle marching band selected to perform at Carnegie Hall

    OLATHE, Kan. — Olathe North’s Screamin’ Eagle Marching Band has an exciting trip coming up. The marching band was selected to perform at Carnegie Hall in New York. Band director, Justin Love, said this is something the students and staff have been wanting to do for years. “Just to see the kids reaction when they get to perform there. When they finally get to sit down and see their hard work, and hear themselves and be in that historic place. Not to […]