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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Many Finding It A Challenge To Stay Warm During Deep Freeze

It’s another morning of extreme cold, as wind chills are well below zero again.

01/08/2015

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Stuck Tractor-Trailer Removed From 62nd Street Bridge

A tractor-trailer caused some traffic issues for people who use the 62nd Street Bridge Wednesday morning.

01/07/2015

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Police Seek Suspects In Power Plant Break-Ins

Southwest Regional Police and First Energy are asking for help in finding several suspects wanted in connection with two break-ins at a local power plant.

01/07/2015

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Arctic Blast Moving In After First Significant Snowfall Of Season

Snowy conditions caused plenty of headaches for commuters Tuesday morning.

01/06/2015

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Wilkinsburg 2-Year-Old Safe After Hours-Long Standoff In Altoona

A man who allegedly kidnapped his daughter and left the area has been located in Altoona.

01/05/2015

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Friends & Family Mourn Loss Of Woman Killed While Walking Dogs

Friends and family continue to mourn the loss of a woman who was hit and killed by a vehicle while walking her dogs.

01/05/2015

(Photo Credit: Meg Forsyth)

Dog Found After Owner Hit, Killed By Car During Walk

A dog that went missing after its owner was killed walking it has been found.

01/04/2015

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Aleppo Woman Killed After Car Hits Patch Of Ice

A woman was killed Saturday when she was struck by a car on an icy road.

01/03/2015

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Health Dept. Issuing Warnings For Flu Shots

Medical Epidemiologist Kristen Mertz from the Allegheny County Health Department says officials are putting out the warning now in hopes that those who haven’t already gotten their flu shot this season will get one and soon.

01/03/2015

Fredderick Holland (Photo Courtesy: Allegheny County Police)

1 Killed, 2 Injured In North Braddock Shooting

Police are investigating a shooting that left several people injured and one person dead.

12/29/2014

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Body Of Missing Woman Found In Ohio River

Officials were called out this afternoon to where a body was spotted floating in the Ohio River.

12/29/2014

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Vigil Held For Missing 2-Year-Old From Wilkinsburg

Dozens of people showed up at a vigil for a missing 2-year-old from Wilkinsburg.

12/28/2014

(Photo Credit: KDKA Photojournalist Ken Murray)

Woman & Teen Killed, Another Boy Injured In Fayette Co. Crash

A woman was killed and two teens were injured in a one-vehicle rollover crash in Fayette County this afternoon.

12/26/2014

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Police Searching For Girl, 2, Kidnapped In Wilkinsburg

Allegheny County Police are trying to track down a Wilkinsburg man they say kidnapped his two year old daughter.

12/24/2014

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Record Number Of Travelers Expected For Holiday Season

If you’ve been out on the roads today, you may have noticed more cars as people head home for the holidays.

12/23/2014

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