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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
  • Snow Creek seeing busiest season in years with all this snow piling up

    WESTON, Mo. — While many are tired of the never-ending winter weather, the team at Snow Creek loves it. Thanks to Mother Nature, it’s been nearly two weeks since they’ve needed to use the snow machines. Darin Pond with the Weston, Missouri, ski resort said the recent snow has made for a busy season. “If it’s 60 degrees, people do not think of skiing. But when it looks and feels like winter, they come out, and there is no better […]

  • Woman recounts witnessing horrific, deadly multi-vehicle crash on I-70 near Oak Grove

    OAK GROVE, Mo. — A deadly crash on Interstate 70 sent dozens to the hospital Friday, and hundreds more were stranded for hours. “You could not really see until you got up close to everything, and then that is why everyone was stopping because no one could see ahead of them,” Tarika Kendall said. Just a couple inches were the difference between her being part of the pile-up crash involving at least 40 vehicles, 40 vehicles, according to the Sni Valley […]

  • Missouri AG expands ‘Safer Streets Initiative’ to KC to focus on repeat offenders

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — There have already been 16 homicides in Kansas City since the beginning of the year. On Thursday, state leaders announced a new initiative to stop the trend called “Safer Streets Initiative.” Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt announced plans to expand the program from St. Louis to Kansas City. The initiative plans to cut down on crime by focusing on repeat offenders. Research from the Department of Justice showed a majority of violent crimes came from 5 […]

  • 250 bridges across Missouri in need of immediate repair

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The bridge located at I-29 and Waukomis in the metro is one of the worst bridges in the entire state. FOX4 learned it is 1 of 4 bridges in the metro Missouri Governor Mike Parson plans to replace. On Wednesday, Parson traded in his jacket for a yellow vest to get a rare, up-close look at one of Missouri’s worst crumbling bridges. The bridge is like 250 others. Needing immediate help across Missouri. State leaders said […]

  • Fundraiser working to connect KCK’s Quindaro Ruins with pathways

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. — One of the largest underground railroad sites in the country could soon become a National Commemorative Site. The town of Quindaro was founded in 1856 and became a port of entry for slaves seeking free soil in Kansas. Stacy Evans took FOX4 on a tour of the ruins, retracing the steps made by slaves fighting for freedom. Take the tour of the ruins in the video player above. While Evans said it’s the most requested tour in […]

  • With more icy weather, potholes posing more problems for metro drivers

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The double punch of wet snow and freezing weather can hurt not only the roads, but also your wallet. One local mechanic shop said they receive 50 percent more calls this time of year compared to the summer months. A majority of the callers complain about potholes. Jennifer Lucero said her car was damaged after hitting a pothole that was covered by the snow. “There are multiple roads that have nothing but potholes. It can be really […]

  • KC man starts initiative to honor murdered son, urging dads to get involved in kids’ lives

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The day his 23-year-old son was shot and killed, a Kansas City father says he knew he needed to do something to prevent more murders from happening. Hundreds of people gathered Friday night at Calvary Chapel to honor and celebrate the life of 23-year-old Cameron Douglas. On Jan. 21, his life was cut short when he was killed at an apartment complex near Interstate 435 and Eastwood Trafficway. Cameron had a love for music and would use […]

  • As one family learned, this metro county appears to go easy on drunk drivers who kill

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — About 10,000 people are killed by drunk drivers every year. That’s one alcohol related death every 48 minutes. Those drivers usually face criminal charges, including driving while intoxicated and involuntary manslaughter, and the corresponding sentence. But that doesn’t always happen, especially in one local county. FOX4 uncovered cases where drunk drivers killed someone and served little, if any, time behind bars. That has some families asking, “Where is the justice?” Oscar Jimenez was a devoted son, […]

  • Greenwood police chief placed on administration leave, under investigation

    GREENWOOD, Mo. — The Greenwood police chief has been placed on leave and is reportedly under investigation. Greenwood City Clerk Dot Watkins confirmed to FOX4 that the Board of Aldermen placed Chief Greg Hallgrimson on administrative leave on Dec. 26. Watkins said Hallgrimson is the only city employee currently on leave. A source tells FOX4 that Hallgrimson is under investigation for allegedly striking someone. Additionally, Sgt. Collin Stosberg said the Missouri State Highway Patrol’s drug and crime control division is investigating a city […]

  • Bitter cold temperatures mean a slow day for many KC businesses

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — With Arctic cold temperatures throughout the area, schools weren’t the only places closed Wednesday. Many metro businesses closed for the day as well. Some posted signs in their windows, saying they would be closed because of the extreme weather. No one really wanted to go out into the cold, and some businesses didn’t want to risk the safety of their employees with below-zero wind chills. The streets and sidewalks were practically empty Wednesday at the normally busy […]

  • Catholic Charities of KC working to help local furloughed workers with rent, basic needs

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — As the federal government shutdown continues, some local furloughed workers are needing help paying their bills. That’s why Catholic Charities of Kansas City has expanded its services to help federal employees pay their rent and utilities. Kisha Thomas, director of the Welcome Center at Catholic Charities, said they’ve received 100 calls within the last three days from federal employees. “That has been the majority of our calls, wanting to know how they are going to keep […]

  • Former FOX4 reporter, WWII veteran Glen Hanson tours old station in ‘Gift of a Day’ event

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A longtime Kansas City newsman returned to FOX4 on Thursday. Glen Hanson walked the halls of WDAF-TV for nearly two decades. He’s 92 years old now. The World War II veteran made his hospice care wish a return to the home where he once anchored “The Glen Hanson News,” among other roles. The legendary reporter spent more than two decades covering the news in Kansas City, a majority of that time at FOX4. For the first […]

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