Christine D’Antonio

Dantonio, Christine WEB 2014Christine D’Antonio joined the KDKA-TV news team as a general assignment reporter in April of 2012. A Pittsburgh native, D’Antonio graduated from Hampton High School and Duquesne University.

With a decade of television news experience under her belt, D’Antonio feels fortunate to tell the stories from her hometown at the station she grew up watching.

D’Antonio started her on-air career at WBOY-TV in Clarksburg, W. Va. She wore several hats at the station as a reporter, anchor, producer and photographer. Some of her most memorable stories include the Sago Mine Disaster where she provided live coverage for the entire state of West Virginia. While in West Virginia, D’Antonio’s work was also featured on MSNBC and The Drudge Report.

From West Virginia, D’Antonio headed south to Greenville, N.C.. She served as the primary anchor for WITN-TV’s 5, 6 and 11 o’clock evening newscasts. D’Antonio also served as the 11 p.m. Executive Producer while at the station.

D’Antonio also earned accolades from the Radio Television Digital News Association of the Carolinas for in depth reporting on a family’s fight regarding the detrimental effects of Second Generation Agent Orange Syndrome.

When she’s not digging up stories, you can find Christine taking in a Pirates game with her husband, Luke, at PNC Park and swinging a terrible towel at Heinz Field cheering for the Steelers.

Her passions include spending time with family, travel and golden retrievers.

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Reward For Information Increased After Dead Dogs Found In Beaver Co.

A reward is being offered after 15 to 20 dogs were found dead in Hopewell Township earlier this week.

04/24/2015

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Fatal Shooting Under Investigation In South Oakland

Police are investigating after a fatal shooting in the city’s Oakland section Wednesday night.

04/22/2015

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Pittsburgh Holds Variety Of Activities To Mark Earth Day

Today is Earth Day and Pittsburgh has made huge strides in becoming more environmentally-conscious over the last few years.

04/22/2015

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Family Rescued From Fire In Beechview

A family of three had to be rescued from a burning home in Beechview overnight.

04/21/2015

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Police Searching For Man Who Stabbed His Cousin In Spring Hill

A Spring Hill man was stabbed multiple times following a fight with his cousin.

04/20/2015

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Arlington Residents In Shock After School Van Hits 7-Year-Old Girl

A 7-year-old girl remains in critical condition after being hit by a school van as she walked home Thursday.

04/17/2015

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Mayor Announces Return Of Pens Big Screen For First Round Home Games

Mayor Bill Peduto announced the big screen would return for home games during the Penguins-Rangers series.

04/16/2015

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Man Charged In Double-Fatal 2014 Sheraden Shooting

A man who was injured during a shootout that left two other people dead in Sheraden last year has been charged with homicide.

04/15/2015

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Pens’ Decision To Nix Big Screen For 1st Round Has Some Fans Upset

For several years, thousands of Penguins fans would gather outside of the arena to cheer on the team on a big screen.

04/14/2015

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Pirates Make PNC Park Renovations With Fans In Mind

The Pittsburgh Pirates will open up the home portion of the 2015 season today at PNC Park.

04/13/2015

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1 Injured In West Homestead Bar Shooting

Police are investigating after one person was injured in a Friday morning shooting in West Homestead.

04/10/2015

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Overnight Chase Ends With Suspect’s Car Over Hill In Green Tree

Police are still searching for the driver who led them on a wild chase that ended in Green Tree early Tuesday morning.

04/07/2015

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1 Dead, 3 Injured In Hill District Shootings

Pittsburgh Police are looking into two shootings that happened on Easter Sunday in the Hill District.

04/06/2015

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Man in Custody After Overnight Chase in Crafton Heights

A man is in custody after leading police on a chase in the Crafton Heights neighborhood.

04/03/2015

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Suspect Sought After Stealing Package From Squirrel Hill Home

David Bertenthal is currently working with Pittsburgh Police Detectives to find the person who stole a package off of his porch.

04/02/2015

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