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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Police, School Officials Concerned Over Route 528 Construction In Butler County

Concerns have risen about a PennDOT construction project along a major route in Butler County.

04/07/2016

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One Of Area’s Last Drive-In Theaters Officially Closes

One of the last remaining drive-in movie theaters in the area has closed its doors.

04/06/2016

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Engaged Couple Killed In Raccoon Twp. House Fire

An engaged couple was killed in a Beaver County house fire Monday night.

04/05/2016

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80-Day Closure Of Baum Boulevard Bridge Begins, Detours In Place

Drivers in Oakland and Bloomfield are going to be dealing with a detour on Baum Boulevard for about three months.

04/04/2016

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Westinghouse H.S. Holds Welcome Event For Wilkinsburg Students

About 220 students from Wilkinsburg will transition to Westinghouse High School next year. Today, a big celebration was held to welcome them.

04/01/2016

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State Police Release Surveillance Photos Of Possible Rape Suspect

State police in Fayette County say they are looking for a possible suspect in an alleged rape at Ohiopyle State Park.

03/31/2016

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Family Rescued As Fire Rips Through Brentwood Home

Firefighters are looking into the cause of an early Thursday morning fire in Brentwood.

03/31/2016

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Largest Youth Soccer League In Western Pa. Bans Headers For Kids Under 11

The area’s largest youth soccer organization has banned headers for players under the age of 11.

03/31/2016

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Penn Hills District Votes To Furlough 43 Teachers

Penn Hills School District has approved a proposal that could drastically change the schools.

03/29/2016

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Mon Incline Reopens After System Malfunction Shut It Down

There is some good news for commuters Tuesday morning as the Mon Incline will be up and running. Tuesday morning, the Mon Incline will be up and running.

03/29/2016

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Commuters Deal With Red Line T Closure For 1st Time

Part of the Red Line is closed for six months and commuters are dealing with it for the first time today.

03/28/2016

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Mayor Orders Review Of Pittsburgh Police Sergeant’s Promotion

Two Pittsburgh Police officers were promoted to the rank of sergeant on Thursday. However, one of them is now being reviewed.

03/25/2016

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House Near August Wilson’s Childhood Home To Be Demolished Over Safety Concerns

The home connected to August Wilson’s childhood home is set to come down after neighbors’ recent concerns regarding its safety.

03/24/2016

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Police Charge Husband With Choking His Wife In Wilkinsburg Home

Homicide detectives were called to a home in Wilkinsburg Wednesday morning after a woman was found dead.

03/23/2016

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Police: Man Killed By Trooper Refused To Drop Assault Rifle

Authorities say a state trooper shot and killed a man who refused to drop his weapon during a carjacking attempt Monday night in Westmoreland County.

03/22/2016

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