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
  • BBQ lovers get their fix and help metro foster families at ‘Ribs for Kids’

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Despite a rainy Saturday, hundreds of families bought fresh barbecue ribs to benefit a local foster organization. Volunteers bundled up for Ribs for Kids. “People come from all over, even people who don’t live in the Kansas City area will get tickets, or will find a way to get ribs, so that’s really cool,” said Nathan Ross with FosterAdopt Connect. Nathan Ross was a teenager when he was adopted. He said the money goes towards helping […]

  • FOX 4 investigation reveals female veterans can’t get mammograms at local VA hospitals

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — It is considered a life-saving screening which detects breast cancer in the early stages. Mammogram machines can mean the difference between life and death for the one in eight women who will be diagnosed with breast cancer during their lifetime. A FOX 4 investigation revealed female veterans in our community, and 25 other states nationwide, cannot get mammograms at their local VA hospitals. In fact, 65 percent of the VA hospitals across the country do not […]

  • Rail Day at KC Art Institute put students’ creativity to the test

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Students from Kansas City Art Institute put their skills to the test Wednesday morning as they showed off the race cars they’ve been working on. The cars, made entirely of cardboard and glue, were each raced down an 80 foot long rail that sits 18 inches above the ground. “It’s a problem solving project,” the instructor said. “It’s just a way to end the semester and have a little fun. It’s not necessarily as serious as […]

  • Drivers who use 71-Highway will soon see signs for an increased speed limit

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — You can expect to see new signs go up along part of 71-Highway as early as this week, which will signal an increase in the speed limit. The impacted section includes 71-highway from Three Trails Crossing to just south of 75th Street. Traffic engineers found a majority of the people using this section of 71 were speeding, and they hope changing the speed limit from 55 mph to 65 mph will make the area safer. The […]

  • New program aims to get more KC youth involved in summer internship programs

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — With summer around the corner, the deadline is approaching to apply for summer jobs and internships. This year the Kansas City launched a new program to get more students out in the work force. Currently 30,000 youth in the metro area not in school and not working, according to administrators with HireKCYouth. “I think our goal in education is always to prepare you for the future, and to get them ready for that workforce,” HireKCYouth teacher Zach […]

  • Shawnee Mission South counselors sent letter to parents warning them of content in popular Netflix series

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — Growing concerns about the content of a new show on Netflix has counselors at one local high school warning parents. The show “13 Reasons Why” shot to popularity in the last couple weeks, and while it’s received a lot of praise, it’s also received criticism for the show’s content, including suicide, bullying and sexual assault. Counselors at Shawnee Mission South High School sent out a letter to parents warning the show, which depicts a teenager who leaves behind 13 cassette […]

  • Kansas City job fair seeks youth for summer employment

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — With summer right around the corner, many students are busy looking for possible employment. On Saturday, one of Kansas City’s largest job fairs gave area teens a chance to look for jobs and internships here in the metro. Ben Rauth is a senior from Paseo Academy of Fine and Performing Arts. He joined the nearly 1,000 other students who attended the Hire KC Youth Career Fair at Business & Technology Campus Exhibition Hall. “My first job […]

  • Local congregation stays positive during first Easter service since fire destroyed their historic church

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — It has been nearly five months since a massive fire burned a historic church near Truman and Troost. On Sunday, the congregation came together for a special Easter service. The congregation met at their temporary new location in Neiman Elementary School in Shawnee. “We brought in some screens and some different things just make it a little different. And being a gymnasium like this is challenging but it’s been good,” said John Crane, the Senior Pastor […]

  • Man in hospital with critical injuries following shooting at College Ave. and 24th Terrace

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — One person was transported to the hospital Wednesday morning with life-threatening injuries following a shooting near College Avenue and 24th Terrace. Police were dispatched to the scene around 5:23 a.m. When they arrived they found a man in the road with gunshot wounds. Police have not released the man’s identity or said what led up to the shooting. No one has been taken into custody in connection with the shooting, and police have not released a […]

  • Sprint’s 1Million Project will help eliminate “homework gap” for hundreds of KCPS H.S. students

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Starting Wednesday, eligible students in the Kansas City Public School District will receive free internet service at home as part of Sprint’s 1Million Project to help close the homework gap. Just about every home work assignment now requires access to the internet, but the problem is some students can’t connect to it once they leave school. Currently school administrators say they see students arrive early and sit on the front steps in order to connect to WiFi. The […]

  • 10 years after officer lost his life, his son plays in basketball tournament to raise money for first responders

    OLATHE, Kan. — Law enforcement officers from across the metro came together Saturday to honor our fallen officers. A basketball tournament raised money for Detective Brad Lancaster, Captain Dave Melton, Master Deputy Brandon Collins and firefighter Jim Bell. “They were all killed in the line of duty and that really hit the metro really hard because we usually just don’t see that,” Sgt Brian Wessling said. The annual Basketball Tournament started ten years ago in honor of Cy Middleton. Officer […]

  • Science City expands outdoor portion for first time in 17 years

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Big changes are underway at Union Station, and it’s not just inside the historic building that received an upgrade but also outside. Crews are nearing completion on a several phrase project happening, and for the first time in 17 years the project includes the outside of Science City. Union Station’s Chief Marking Officer, Michael Tritt, describes the new addition as an outdoor playground with a learning experience to it. “Fortunately we have the space and fortunately we have […]