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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New Treatment Offers Hope For Owners Of Pets With Cancer

The Pittsburgh Veterinary Specialty and Emergency Center is one of just five PetCure Oncology sites in the United States.

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Teenager Killed In Northview Heights Shooting

A teenager died after a shooting in Pittsburgh’s Northview Heights neighborhood.


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6-Vehicle Accident Closes Route 65 In Sewickley

A six-vehicle crash on Route 65 had a significant impact on traffic this morning.


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City Residents Still Waiting For Streets To Be Treated As Deadline Approaches

While the snow has moved on, some city residents are still waiting for their roads to be plowed and treated.


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Pittsburgh Public Schools Students Protest DeVos’ Confirmation

Betsy DeVos was confirmed as Education Secretary on Tuesday, which prompted students to protest in Pittsburgh.


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Summit Elementary Students Return To Class In New Building

Summit Elementary School students have returned to class, but at a different location.


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Pittsburgh Businesses Feeling Effects Of Boil Water Advisory

Restaurants and businesses are battling with the decision about whether to open or stay closed today due to a Boil Water Advisory.


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2 People Safely Escape Stowe Twp. Fire

Firefighters spent several hours working to knock down a house fire in Stowe Township.


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1 Killed In Derry Township Crash

One person was killed when a car smashed into a tree in Derry Township Wednesday night.


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Man In Underwear Rescued After Being Swept Away In Creek

Emergency crews rescued a man from a creek in Upper Saint Clair Wednesday morning.


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2 Officers On Leave Following Fatal Shooting In Larimer

Two police officers are now on leave after shooting and killing a man during a burglary investigation.


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Pittsburghers Head To D.C. For Trump’s Inauguration

Close to 1 million people are expected to be in Washington, D.C. for Donald Trump’s inauguration today.


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Classes Set To Resume After E. coli Concerns Shut Down Mohawk School District

Officials with Mohawk Schools say classes will be back in session on Friday, after E. coli concerns shut down the Lawrence County school district for three straight days.


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Steelers’ Antonio Brown Issues Apology

The Pittsburgh Steelers’ Antonio Brown is issuing an apology for his social media live stream from the visiting locker room following last Sunday’s win over the Kansas City Chiefs.


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2nd Overdose Death From Elephant Tranquilizer In Beaver County

Authorities now say two people have been killed after overdosing on Carfentanil, a drug meant to be used as an elephant tranquilizer.



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