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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
  • Replay: Trump delivers speech in KC to national conference of law enforcement officials

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — President Donald Trump visited Kansas City on Friday, speaking at a national conference for law enforcement officials. He spoke at the Westin at Crown Center for the Project Safe Neighborhoods National Conference. The event is for law enforcement officials to learn about new strategies and techniques for fighting crime. Acting Attorney General Matt Whitaker introduced Trump to a crowd of several hundred officers Friday morning. In his speech, the president mainly focused on supporting law enforcement, even […]

  • Vehicle runs into Blue Springs nail salon for third time in two years

    BLUE SPRINGS, Mo. — A nail salon in Blue Springs is closed after a vehicle plowed right through the front door. It happened Wednesday afternoon at the 4 Seasons Nail Salon in Blue Springs off 7 Highway. Thankfully, no one was hurt. But this isn’t the first time the salon has had to deal with some major front-end damage. Police said it’s the third time a vehicle has plowed through the business during the last two years. The last crash happened […]

  • Local seniors concerned after UnitedHealthcare cuts SilverSneakers program in 2019

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A well-known fitness program for seniors is about to change. UnitedHealthcare’s SilverSneakers fitness program will no longer be available after the new year. Instead, the health care insurance company is starting a new fitness program for seniors in 2019, and the new program will only be available to certain Medicare recipients. The SilverSneakers program provides seniors with a membership at thousands of gyms across the country and access to group classes to help them stay active […]

  • Metro firearms instructor explains taking legal, lethal force boils down to self-defense

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Twenty-four year old DeAndre Simms appeared before a judge by video Friday for the first time. Simms is charged with second-degree murder and armed criminal action, after he told police he shot Keith Michael for allegedly trying to steal his vehicle that he had left running outside a metro gas station. Hundreds of people asked FOX4 on Facebook about the charges. Don Pind is a firearms instructor who spent nearly two decades in law enforcement. During […]

  • Independence mom frustrated after daughter’s bus gets stuck for nearly 3 hours

    INDEPENDENCE, Mo. — Some parents in the Independence School District are upset after they say dozens of sixth-graders were left stranded on a school bus for hours Wednesday. Michelle Horner said her daughter has used the bus system in the Independence School District for six years and never had a problem. But on Wednesday, she had a problem. Horner said her daughter’s bus got stuck on the icy roads, and it took nearly three hours to get to school. She was […]

  • New parking ticket scam hitting the metro

    LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. — It looks just like a parking ticket but when you look closer you will notice several red flags. First, the date is marked March 2017 and the biggest difference, the charge is for more than $400. Lee’s Summit police said they received their first report about the scam last week. Their analysts tracked it west to LA. Police said advancements in technology have made it easier to make the fake tickets appear real. On the ticket, be […]

  • Cell phone scam makes it appear police are calling you to collect money — they’re not

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — This week alone, several local police departments say they’ve seen a spike in scams across the metro, with an interesting new scam coming straight to your cell phone. More than 300 people reported receiving a scam phone call since Tuesday, and what is so real about the scam is that the number on your phone looks like it is coming from Kansas City police, but it’s not. The caller says they are with the local law […]

  • Olathe clinic that helps dozens of families reopens in centralized location

    OLATHE, Kan. — School districts continue to place an emphasis on mental wellness, even down to the elementary school level. The Olathe School District recently re-opened their H.E.L.P Clinic at a more central location, the Mill Creek Campus in downtown Olathe. Director of Special Services John Laffoon said the afternoon and weekend program has grown to help between 30 and 80 families. “We are seeing more and more kids with mental health issues and stress. As that need increased, the […]

  • ‘They are not alone’: Metro teacher offering bullied students an escorted ride to school

    LEAVENWORTH, Kan. — It’s no secret that bullying is a big problem across the nation and here in the metro. Now, one metro high school instructor is using his passion for cars to stand up against bullying. Anna and Chris Bergen organized the “Ride for Derrin” after watching the now viral video of an Independence teen beaten and bullied with a gun pointed at his head. “My favorite part of the day was when he got on the megaphone and […]

  • Kansas City police looking for suspect after 2 men severely assaulted

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Two men are fighting for their lives after being severely assaulted in Kansas City, leaving the men with critical injuries. The assault ended around 6:45 a.m. Wednesday at the intersection of 38th and Fremont. A local business owner discovered the two men on his company doorstep asking for help and immediately called 911. Frank Engle moved to the neighborhood 10 years ago and woke up early to sound of dogs barking. “I went out and spoke to […]

  • Deadly salmonella outbreak from raw turkey spurs health reminders ahead of Thanksgiving

    BALDWIN CITY, Kan. — Health officials are issuing an important warning you need to know before you prepare your Thanksgiving dinner. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, one person has already died because of an ongoing salmonella outbreak that started in November 2017 and the CDC alerted in July. An additional 164 people in 35 states have reported getting sick. The salmonella wasn’t linked to a single supplier. It can be found in a variety of foods, […]

  • Cass County to honor local veterans killed in WWI with new addition to monument

    HARRISONVILLE, Mo. — Kansas City is known as the home of the nationally recognized World War l Museum and Memorial. This weekend a group of Cass County veterans will commemorate the 53 local soldiers who lost their lives on the battlefield with a new memorial. Cold War veteran John Foster spent the last eight decades visiting the World War l Veterans Memorial in downtown Harrisonville. It wasn’t until last year when he realized the historic monument was missing something important. “Here […]