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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
  • Large python lounging on mailbox rattles Overland Park neighborhood

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — A python lounging over an Overland Park mailbox was the talk of the neighborhood Friday. Neighbors that FOX4 spoke with say the 8-foot-long snake wrapped itself in the home’s railing and over a mailbox. A postal worker discovered the out-of-place snake during his typical route Friday. “He did not want to deliver the mail because he was concerned about having a woman come out the house,” David Shepherd said. Shepherd and his wife have lived in town […]

  • Metro man battling aggressive cancer gets final wish to take one last motorcycle ride

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — At 57 years old, Craig Brunner said many of his favorite memories took place on his bike. “I just miss being on the motorcycle, miss our trips, miss that open air,” his wife Diane Brunner said. After being diagnosed with an aggressive cancer, he was forced to stop riding. But he wanted one last ride. On Thursday night, Crossroads Hospice and Worth Harley Davidson helped grant his wish. Brunner joined his wife back in the saddle […]

  • Job fairs help employees laid off from KC Harley-Davidson plant

    PLATTE COUNTY, Mo. — It’s been one week since the first round of layoffs started at the Kansas City Harley-Davidson plant. Nearly 800 employees will need to look for a new job by fall 2019. Fourteen companies in Platte County participated in a job fair Friday, specifically for Harley-Davidson employees. Organizers said the goal is to help these employees find jobs in similar fields around Platte County. “The skills are very transferable. Their mechanical background and their training background is […]

  • Metro firefighters spend the week training for water rescues on Olathe Lake

    OLATHE, Kan. — Metro firefighters need to be prepared for all emergencies whether on the ground or in the water. That’s why the Olathe Fire Department has spent all week practicing different water rescues, including boat rescues, helping distressed swimmers and practicing self-rescues. Wednesday’s training brought firefighters to Olathe Lake where they ended up helping in a real-life emergency, though this one was on the ground. Crews were called to a motorcycle crash near the lake that sent the driver to the […]

  • Kansas City’s Harley-Davidson plant begins shutdown process

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The end is near for the Harley Davidson motorcycle plant in Kansas City north. Many workers there will be working their final shifts Thursday and Friday. Two of three shifts at the plant along Congress just south of I-435 will clock out for the final time. Around 180 workers total will say goodbye to a factory that has operated the past twenty years. The actual plant is not expected to completely close until next year. One […]

  • Metro school districts still looking to fill dozens of bus driver positions

    LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. — Seeing the bright yellow buses is typically a sign that the first day of school is right around the corner. This year, many area school districts are struggling to find enough qualified drivers for their bus routes. FOX4 checked in with every major bus company in the Kansas City area. Apple Bus Company said it started the summer with 95 openings for the metro area. The company still needs 25 metro drivers for the upcoming school year. […]

  • One year later, south KC business owners reflect historic flood damage

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — It’s been one year since dangerous and damaging flood waters forced businesses to close near 103rd and Wornall in south Kansas City. One year later, many of the businesses continue to stick together. Five local businesses all reopened at the Watts Mills Shopping Center, about a mile away from the original location. Bob Yancey is the owner of the Tavern and remembers the day his business flooded vividly. “I was kind of numb. I was thinking about everything. […]

  • From wheels down to wheels up: Go behind the scenes of Trump’s visit to Kansas City

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — From wheels down to wheels up, the FOX4 crew got an exclusive look at President Donald Trump’s Kansas City visit. We joined the White House staff for an inside look at the President’s first visit to the City of Fountains since becoming president. Trump arrived late Tuesday morning at Kansas City International Airport. In the crowd were Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley and former Royals star George Brett. Within minutes of landing, Trump was headed downtown — […]

  • Career fair hosted by KC police gives ex-convicts a fresh start

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Having a job is an important first step in making sure a convicted felon doesn’t end up in trouble again, so Wednesday, KCPD’s south patrol hosted a job fair specifically for ex-offenders. Sgt. Jonathan Cranston said men and women had a chance to meet with 25 employers and service organizations. “If we can find an outlet for those who have had a checkered past, who have made some mistakes and are finding it difficult to get back into society to […]

  • Shots fired into KC church under construction, costing leaders hundreds

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — An overnight shooting damaged a metro church and cost church leaders nearly $1,000 to repair. Brandon Mims is the senior pastor at Greater Metropolitan Church of Christ. His goal started more than 5 years ago to plant a church at the intersection of 38th and Wabash. “We knew we wanted to be in this area. We prayed about it, and when this opened up, we’ve been trying to make this happen,” Mims said. During the last […]

  • Croatian celebration: Soccer fans gather throughout KC to cheer on teams in World Cup

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The countdown is on for the World Cup final. On Wednesday, Croatia earned its spot in the finals for the first time. Large crowds gathered to watch the match against England. Mike Kalcic went to school at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church. He returned Wednesday to cheer on Croatia with nearly 500 of his closest friends. “It is all about the country. There are people here that have come over from Croatia,” Kalcic said. Across […]

  • With dry ponds and dead grass, Kansas and Missouri farmers feel nasty drought effects

    COWGILL, Mo. — A mild winter and excessive heat could result in this being one of the most damaging and destructive summers for area farmers. Grass grows brown and water levels have fallen low in Cowgill, a small rural Missouri town about an hour northeast of Kansas City. John Bryant grew up on a farm passed down in the family for nearly 100 years. “This is what it should look like in the middle of August or beginning of September. […]