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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
  • 24-hour turkey drive creates fun competition between Kansas and Missouri residents

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. —  A different kind of “border showdown” is happening Tuesday, and it has nothing to do with college basketball. A 24-hour competition between Missouri and Kansas is underway to see who can donate the most turkeys. This is the 11th year for the turkey drive, and it helps provide a Thanksgiving meal for nearly 1,000 families every year. All the donations will be distributed through different organizations, including the Salvation Army and Palestine Neighborhood Community Center. Volunteers says it […]

  • Oak Park band students are off to Pearl Harbor to perform at ceremony marking 76 years since attack

    KANSAS CITY,  Mo. — Oak Park students will spend their Thanksgiving holiday performing at Pearl Harbor. The band will be part of the ceremony marking 76 years since the attacks. Fox 4’s Nicole DiAntonio visited KCI as the team left for their trip Tuesday morning. While at Pearl Harbor, the band will perform at the Battleship Missouri Memorial. There are 50 students along with 38 staff and chaperones on the trip that students raised more than $16,000 for since last May.

  • Truman High School special education students prepare Thanksgiving feast for school staff

    INDEPENDENCE, Mo. — On Monday, special education students at Truman High School were hard at work preparing a Thanksgiving meal. FOX 4’s Nicole DiAntonio went to Independence to find out who the students plan to share with. Students look forward to it every year, but the planning has been in the works for some time. Students plan everything from who they invite, to what they cook, and last Wednesday they went to the grocery store to get their ingredients. Last […]

  • From crafting to cooking, Truman H.S. students in special education program put on Thanksgiving dinner

    INDEPENDENCE, Mo. — Special education students at Truman High School were hard at work preparing a Thanksgiving meal Monday. The students worked together to make a full spread including dishes such as turkey, green bean casserole, macaroni and cheese and more. It was busy but exciting day for students. Watch the video above for a look at all their preparations. One of the school’s administrators said planning for the day began weeks ago with students deciding the menu and the […]

  • Several local agencies stepping up patrols to keep drivers safe around Thanksgiving

    OLATHE, Kan. — Starting Monday, you will see more officers out on the road gearing up for the Thanksgiving holiday. Officers say they will be looking for people driving under the influence and not wearing seat belts during the Thanksgiving travel crunch. The Olathe Police Department is one of several local agencies stepping up patrols. Thanksgiving holiday outranks all other major holidays in the number of crashes involving impaired drivers, according to KDOT. Almost 70-percent of Kansans who die from crashes were […]

  • Raytown students work on impressive project to send a satellite into orbit

    Students in the Raytown School District are working hard to construct a satellite that they hope will soon launch into orbit, hopefully within the next year or two. They’ve been working on it for a year-and-a-half. The after-school activity began after one instructor took the idea to the assistant technology director in the district.  Much to his surprise, the idea kept going up the chain of command until it was approved.  

  • Fox 4 goes face-to-face with counterfeit cosmetics to confront ugly problem putting your skin at risk

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The multi-billion dollar beauty industry battles a growing and ugly problem which puts your skin at risk. International counterfeiting rings are flooding the United States with potentially dangerous cosmetics. As the popularity of upscale companies such as Estee Lauder, Ben Nye and L’Oreal continue to rise, so does the likelihood they will be counterfeited. Experts say not only do you not know what is in the counterfeit products, but they could contain high levels of bacteria, […]

  • Lee’s Summit organization holding panel on mental health after recent student suicides

    LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. — After two Lee’s Summit North students took their own lives at the beginning of the school year, the community will gather Wednesday to further the discussion on mental illness and what resources are needed. Lee’s Summit CARES is holding a panel discussion to answer questions about what protective factors parents and the community can implement and what warning signs to look for. The panel will be held at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Lee’s Summit City Hall, […]

  • 2 KCK residents are searching for a new home after flames consumed theirs in an early morning house fire

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Two people in Kansas City, Kan., are searching for a place to stay after a fire destroyed their home early Tuesday morning. Kansas City, Kan., firefighters tell Fox 4 that it was around 3:35 a.m., when the homeowners woke up to the sound of popping and noticed their house near 37th and Washington Avenue was on fire. Thankfully, no one was seriously injured. One homeowner decided to go to the hospital as a precaution. The two say […]

  • JoCo. drivers should prepare for slowdowns as many ramps along I-435 will be closed over the next week for winter configuration

    JOHNSON COUNTY, Kan. — The commute along I-435 between Metcalf and Quivira will be slow-going over the next couple of weeks due to winter configuration. During the project I-435 will  be reduced to one lane and various ramps will be closed. Starting Monday and continuing through Wednesday, crews will remove temporary concrete barriers and pavement marking within the areas already closed along eastbound I-435. Then beginning Thursday at 8 p.m. through Friday at 5 a.m.,  crews  will change out overhead signs, shift signs and […]

  • 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,” […]