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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
  • KCPS hosts town hall forum at East H.S. to hear directly from students on how they can improve the district

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Administrators in the Kansas City Public School District will learn about the different ways to improve the district Wednesday during a town hall forum. It will take place at East High School, and input will come directly from the students. From his first day as superintendent, Mark Bedell put a big emphasis on wanting open communication with students and parents. Wednesday’s forum will give 35 area students a chance to address concerns or questions about the […]

  • Donors help shelters get new bedding for animals

    Dogs and cats in shelters around Kansas will now receive free bedding thanks to local donations. Scott Poore with Adopt Don’t Shop KC said they already raised over $11,000 dollars to bring more than 4,000 beds to area shelters. “This is about the entire community and everyone who stepped forward to not only share the story and donate towards the story, but everyone is helping in their own way and none of this would be possible without a group effort,” […]

  • Officer fires at suspect attempting to strike him with car in Westport

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting from overnight. This latest violence has some families questioning if they feel comfortable visiting the area after day. Police say a driver tried to hit a KCPD officer near Pennsylvania and Westport, around 2:20 a.m. Sunday morning. The officer was not injured, but did fire his weapon at the suspect. Several Westport visitors said they no longer visit the area after dark. “It just seems like it is become a […]

  • Memorial created to honor 2 KC firefighters who died while battling fire in northeast KC

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Two years ago Kansas City lost two of its finest as they battled a fire along Independence Avenue, and on Wednesday a memorial was on display in their memory. Firefighters Larry Leggio and John Mesh died after a wall collapsed on them while they were fighting the fire. A memorial for both firefighters now sits at the Kansas City Museum, but the long-term plan is to display the memorial at the site of the fire, Independence […]

  • North Kansas City Hospital hosting Mammo Night to make getting your annual screening easier and more enjoyable

    NORTH KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Doctors say one in eight  women will develop breast cancer during their lifetime, so this week North Kansas City Hospital is making it easier for women in the area to get their screenings. On Thursday, they will host Mammo Night. It will run from 3:30 to 8 p.m. at North Kansas City Hospital. Doctors say an important part of fighting cancer is early detection. So the event is free for anyone over the age of […]

  • Multiple new restaurants in one place offer more dining options for those shopping at Ward Parkway Center

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Months of construction at the Ward Parkway Center has come to an end. The first restaurant at The Pavilion at 89th and Ward Parkway is now open. Planning for this $16-million project started nearly two years ago. Crews broke ground last spring. It replaced the old Dillard’s department store which closed years ago. The store was torn down, and the 31,000 square foot center was built in its place. The food pavilion will have five or […]

  • Shortly after KC sees its 113th homicide of the year, Heartland Coalition Against Gun Violence will host forum on gun violence

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Heartland Coalition Against Gun Violence will be in Kansas City Monday to lead a forum at the Success Center at UMKC. The forum will feature a panel of people discussing how gun violence affects kids. Mayor Sly James will also be there, as well as the mother of a Sandy Hook student murdered in 2013. The forum comes after Kansas City’s 112th and 113th homicides this weekend. This time last year, Kansas City had 94 […]

  • Hundreds rally for charity founded by slain Coach’s co-owner Mike Darby

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — On Sunday, hundreds of people came together to raise money for the orgranization started by Mike Darby, one of the victims murdered along the Indian Creek Trail. Although the event was planned months in advance, it comes the same week as police charged Fredrick Scott with a third murder. He is considered a suspect in three other killings on the trail, including Mike Darby. Bretty Darby helped organize a golf tournament at Deer Creek Woods to raise […]

  • Project Homeless Connect provides free medical care and job training

    On Saturday, hundreds of homeless men and women in the metro received a number of free services including medical and dental care and even job training through Project Homeless Connect. David Haynes, also known as Pops, has gone viral after a picture posted more than a week ago. Katt Hurst snapped the picture and said she knew she could help. Since the photo was taken, the two have talked every day. “It has been very emotional for both of us. […]

  • “My heart sank”: Couple flying back to Las Vegas says they’re heartbroken by the tragedy in their hometown

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — People across the country continue to mourn the 59 lives lost Sunday night after a mass shooting at the Route 91 Harvest Music Festival in Las Vegas. In addition to the dozens killed, more than 500 people were injured. Fox 4’s Nicole DiAntonio spoke with a couple born and raised in Las Vegas. That couple flew to Las Vegas Tuesday to visit with friends and family. “It was bad,” Chauntel Oakden said. “It was heartbreaking it […]

  • Lawrence community shaken after 5 people shot on Massachusetts Street

    LAWRENCE, Kan. — FOX 4’s Nicole DiAntonio spoke to those in Lawrence about the shooting and has more on the investigation to find the person behind the shooting. This shooting caused many of these businesses along Massachusetts Street to stay closed all day Sunday. This busy street is closed for several blocks as police continue to investigate. Just across the street, detectives spent time collecting more than 2 dozen shell casings. Police said they believe the shooting stemmed from a fight […]

  • KC will soon be home to a new professional basketball team

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Professional basketball is coming to Kansas City. The New North American Premier Basketball League will announce its new team Wednesday. The new team, which has not yet been named, will play its home games at Municipal Auditorium this season. Basketball has always had a big fan base in Kansas City.  Sports Commission officials say we do a great job of always buying tickets and filling seats at Sprint Center. The new league president, David Magley, is […]