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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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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Jefferson Hills Fire Destroys Historic Restaurant

Firefighters battled a big fire at a restaurant in Jefferson Hills Wednesday morning.

04/01/2015

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Building Inspector Called After Bricks Fall From Squirrel Hill Building

The building inspector has been called after bricks fell from an apartment building in Squirrel Hill Sunday night.

03/30/2015

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Access Van Driver Arrested For Alleged Rape Of Passenger With Down Syndrome

Daniel Burrelli remains locked up at the Allegheny County Jail for allegedly raping a woman he transported on an Access vehicle.

03/27/2015

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Former Elementary School Teacher Arraigned Over Alleged Relationship With 11-Year-Old

A former Pittsburgh Public Schools teacher, accused of having an inappropriate relationship with an 11-year-old girl, was arraigned Wednesday morning.

03/25/2015

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Man Arrested After Bizarre Incident Inside UPMC Shadyside

A man was arrested after threatening people at UPMC Shadyside and then spraying a fire extinguisher around the hospital’s East Wing Patient Information area.

03/24/2015

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Man Arrested After Being Rescued From South Side FBI Property

A man had to be rescued from inside the FBI building property on the South Side early Monday morning.

03/23/2015

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Missing Dog Found After Escaping From Fayette Co. Kennel

A Fayette County teacher says her missing dog has been found.

03/20/2015

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Local Couple Wanted On Child Endangerment Charges Arrested In Florida

A local couple, who pleaded guilty to child endangerment and then fled the area, were captured in Florida.

03/19/2015

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