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
  • 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. […]

  • Kansas officials ask Yoder to seek end of family separations at US border

    TOPEKA, Kan. — Dozens of elected officials in Rep. Kevin Yoder’s congressional district in Kansas are pushing him to demand an end to the forced separation of families caught crossing the U.S. border illegally. Democratic state Rep. Jarrod Ousley of Merriam and Republican state Rep. Linda Gallagher of Lenexa delivered a letter Wednesday to Yoder’s office in Overland Park. The letter urged Yoder to demand that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security stop separating families. The letter argues the decision targets […]

  • After years of complaints, KC woman frustrated with house next door that’s caving in

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A homeowner in Kansas City is frustrated with the city over a building that’s caving in. Jody Michael lives 14 feet away from the dangerous building and worries it could collapse any day. “Fourteen feet from that house to our house right now, but if it falls in, you can tell it is coming this way,” Michael said. She and her family moved into their home along Fairmount Avenue in the West Plaza are nearly 16 […]

  • With more potholes than people, Bates City police chief steps up to help repair roads

    BATES CITY, Mo. — Potholes are a big problem in the little town of Bates City. This week, the police chief expanded his normal responsibilities as he helped several volunteers fill hundreds of potholes around town. Chief Danny Long said there are nearly 300 potholes that need to be filled. Neighbors watched as the hard-working volunteers tried to fix the problem themselves. “They are bad. I am dodging them, and I jokingly say I could lose my car in some of them […]

  • Metro man thankful to be alive after truck drops into massive sinkhole in Excelsior Springs

    EXCELSIOR SPRINGS, Mo. — After his truck was swallowed by a massive sink hole,  an Excelsior Springs driver is grateful to be alive and that no one else got hurt. Lance Shoemaker instantly became trapped in his truck Tuesday night when his car fell into a nearly 6-foot sink hole in a business’ parking lot along Jesse James Road in Excelsior Springs. “I just remember the truck wiggling a little bit and then bam — I was in the bottom of […]

  • Man in prison for St. Louis murder freed after 36 years of maintaining his innocence

    On his last day as governor, Eric Greitens pardoned five people and commuted the sentences of four others, including Rodney Lincoln. The 73-year-old spent more than three decades behind bars for a crime he said he did not commit. FOX4’s Nicole DiAntonio spoke with representative from the Midwest Innocence Project (MIP) who was there when Lincoln was released. Rodney Lincoln was in prison for 36 years, but no longer. And now he is making up for lost time with loved ones. […]

  • Surveillance camera catches thief breaking in to Blue Springs family’s car

    BLUE SPRINGS, Mo. — A thief tried to break-in to a Blue Springs family and several other families’ cars, and it was all caught on camera. Surveillance video shows a man opening the locked car door and rummaging through her things. Then the camera captures him walking to several other parked cars along the street. Watch the surveillance footage in the video player above. Now, Taylor and her family want to warn others so their neighbors do not become the […]

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