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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Man Killed In Pleasant Hills Hit & Run, Driver Sought

Police are searching for the driver involved in a hit-and-run accident in Pleasant Hills that left one man dead.

51 mins ago

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Pileup Crash On I-90 In Erie Blamed On Lake-Effect Snow

PennDOT says 15-vehicle pileup on Interstate 90 in Erie is being blamed on lake-effect snow.

2 hours ago

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Valley High School Student Suspended, Security Boosted Over Threat

A student has been suspended and security was boosted Thursday at Valley High School after the teen allegedly wrote a plan to “shoot up the school” on his cellphone’s calendar.

12/08/2016

(Source: Pittsburgh Police)

Couple Charged After Infant OD’s On Methadone

A couple being treated for heroin addiction has been charged with endangering their infant son who overdosed on methadone.

12/07/2016

(Source: Allegheny County Sheriff's Office)

Sheriff’s Office: Kidnapping, Rape Suspect Found Hiding Behind Dryer, Arrested

Allegheny County Sheriff’s deputies have arrested a man suspected of kidnapping and raping a woman.

12/07/2016

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Attorney For Woodland Hills Principal Speaks Out As Protesters Call For His Firing

The attorney for a Woodland Hills principal allegedly recorded threatening a student is speaking out.

12/06/2016

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Police: Man Fatally Shot Wife For Urging Him To Kill Himself

A Butler county man is charged with killing his wife after he initially tried to take his own life.

12/05/2016

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Connellsville Comes Together To Give Flood Victims Christmas Decorations

For Amber Porterfield and her four children, their Christmas tree and ornaments mean so much this year.

12/02/2016

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Girl, 4, Selling Homemade Dog Treats To Raise Money For Free Care Fund

A 4-year-old girl is working with her mom to help others. She and her mom decided to make dog treats to raise money for the Free Care Fund.

11/29/2016

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90-Year-Old Woman Walking Across Country To Make Juneteenth Official Holiday

A 90-year-old woman was in Pittsburgh on Saturday as she walks across the country to gather support for a petition to make Juneteenth an official holiday.

11/26/2016

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Officers Deliver Free Thanksgiving Meals To Those In Need

The Pittsburgh Bureau of Police is getting involved in creating a happier holiday this Thanksgiving, by participating in the “Get Stuffed With Love” program.

11/24/2016

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Police: Man Shoots Armed Men Who Tried To Rob Him At Homewood ATM

Two would-be robbers are in the hospital after coming after a man licensed to carry a firearm.

11/24/2016

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Police Make Arrest After Discovery Of Body In McKeesport Home

Investigators say they have made an arrest in connection with a body that was discovered Tuesday afternoon in a McKeesport home.

11/23/2016

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New Thermal Therapy Promises To Erase Wrinkles & Tighten Skin

A magic wand that tightens loose skin and erases wrinkles from almost anywhere may sound too good to be true. However, a new thermal therapy procedure promises to do just that.

11/22/2016

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PPS Report Shows Higher Graduation Rates, Concerns In Other Areas

A+ Schools, an independent, non-profit group that advocates for students in the Pittsburgh Public Schools, released its annual Report To The Community.

11/22/2016

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