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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
  • Some Missouri lawmakers discuss impeachment, call for Gov. Greitens to resign following indictment

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Missouri lawmakers from both sides of the aisle are now calling on Gov. Eric Greitens to resign following his indictment for invasion of privacy. Rep. Kevin Engler said some Republican lawmakers are currently circulating a letter asking Greitens to step down. “I think the governor should consider resigning,” Engler said. “I’m not saying I will force him to do it, but I think he should consider it because it will be better for the state.” Democratic […]

  • ‘A part of something bigger’: Local students plan walkout in response to Florida school shooting

    BLUE SPRINGS, Mo. — Nearly one week after 17 students were shot and killed at a school in Florida, local students are planning a school walkout. Nadia Wiggins and Miriya Stiles, students at Paul Kinder Middle School in the Blue Springs School District, have started an online petition on change.org asking for safer schools. The petition has already gotten nearly 2,500 signatures. “I just felt like we were not doing anything,” Wiggins said. “We had not taken any steps to […]

  • Butcher shop hoping to expand in Lone Jack causes controversy for community

    LONE JACK, Mo. — A butcher shop’s plans to expand has created quite the debate in Lone Jack. Valley Oaks Steak Company hopes to expand their cattle feedlot and processing plant in the Jackson County town. In a letter sent to community members, the company said they want to increase the number of cattle from nearly 900 to 6,999. Some neighbors are worried about air quality and environmental concerns, but supporters of the plant said it would provide a big […]

  • ‘The invisible killer’: Thousands of Kansas City metro homes at risk for high radon levels

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Counties on both sides of the state line are among the worst in the country for something that could be harming your family right now, according to the EPA. “I really had no idea why I had gotten cancer,” said Daryn Cashmark, a lung cancer survivor. “At that point of time in my life, I was just flabbergasted by the news and did not know what to think.” Cashmark is a young, married grandfather with an incurable […]

  • Thousands of homes could be giving hundreds of metro children lead poisoning

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Across Kansas and Missouri, there’s a real health danger to our children where symptoms don’t exist, medicine rarely works and the money to make things better is lacking. FOX 4 spent nearly five months investigating a health crisis that has touched both sides of the state line and every county in the area. Shanetta Cooper is a Kansas City mom who lives in a home built before 1978, the year lead was banned from paint. During […]

  • A behind-the-scenes look at KC’s Hallmark where employees are already working on 2019 Valentine’s Day cards

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — If you’re still looking for that perfect Valentine’s Day gift, don’t worry. Kansas City is home to some pretty romantic companies. Both Hallmark and Russell Stover Candies are headquartered in the metro area. The Hallmark vault goes back more than 100 years. Every year, the company makes nearly 300 new cards just in time for Valentine’s Day. “It has been so much fun to see how it has changed and just try to get a sense […]

  • Old Kansas City elementary school to be transformed into low-income housing for seniors

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — It’s been nearly nine years since students roamed the halls of Blenheim Elementary School. Developers now have a new lesson plan coming to the nearly 90-year-old school. The building is no longer housing students. Instead, it will be redeveloped into low-income units for senior citizens. Mark Moberly with Sunflower Development Group said the school is being redeveloped using historic tax credits. “It is kind of fun when we walk through here before we start demo, and it […]

  • Four metro girls become some of first in the country to join Boy Scouts

    INDEPENDENCE, Mo. — Four metro girls have become some of the first in the country to join the Boy Scouts of America. The organization celebrated its 108th anniversary Thursday. This year, the celebration included a historic change. Girls are now able to join the Cub Scouts. Den Leader Jody Vanwey said this is the first time in the organization’s history that girls could ever join the organization. “There is nothing in any of the rank books that is male specific,” she […]

  • Metro nonprofit behind new tiny home village working to keep veterans and their homes safe

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — It’s been a busy week since 13 veterans moved into their new tiny homes at 89th and Troost. Now, employees with Veterans Community Project are working around the clock to protect the men and women who spent their lives protecting us. On Wednesday, new lights were installed at the village of tiny homes, and soon a new 5,000-square-foot community center will provide 24/7 staffing, including overnight security. Bryan Meyer is a veteran who spent his life […]

  • 13 local homeless veterans and their families will have a place to call home when community of tiny homes opens

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A handful of local homeless veterans who’ve needed help putting a roof back over their head will have finally have a place to call home Monday. The Veterans Community Project has spent the past two years planning and constructing a village of tiny homes at 89th and Troost, and a group of local veterans are ready to move in. The ribbon cutting is at 10:30 a.m., and you can watch that live in the video player above. There […]

  • Full list of Kansas City Public Schools’ community conversations

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Parents within the Kansas City Public Schools school district will soon have the opportunity to share their concerns in person with district leaders. Superintendent Mark Bedell will kick off his second tour of the city Thursday at the Lindwood YMCA. It will be the first of four community conversations scheduled to take place during the next month. The idea is to let district leaders hear from parents so they can make real improvements. Last year on […]

  • Local fourth graders spend day at Wyandotte County Lake learning about physics

    WYANDOTTE COUNTY, Kan.– On Tuesday, a metro school took their studies outside the classroom. The fourth graders from White Church Elementary spent the morning learning physics at Wyandotte County Lake. The hands-on field trip took the students through various stations, supplementing the school work they are learning in class. The education specialist at Wyandotte County Lake said they typically host different schools every day during their peak seasons. Watch the video above for a peek at all the fun.