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 App Lets You Turn Your Closet Into Cash

Some budding fashionistas are turning to their smart phones and tablets to help them clean out their closets.

03/05/2015

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Police Car Slams Into Animal Hospital In Springdale

A police officer had to be cut out of his car after a violent crash in Springdale.

03/05/2015

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Ice Jams Lead To Some Flooding & Evacuations

Rescue boats were called to the scene in Ligonier Township after ice jams led to some flooding.

03/04/2015

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Warhol Documentary Aims To Paint Artist In New Light

Abby Warhola and her fiancé, Jesse Best, are determined to show a side of Andy Warhol that’s never been shown before in a new documentary told from the family’s perspective.

03/03/2015

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Latest Round Of Winter Weather Creates Slick Driving Conditions

The calendar may say March, but winter is still going strong. The latest round of winter weather caused a slew of accidents across the area this morning.

03/02/2015

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Rochester Residents On Alert After Attempted Child Luring

An attempted luring near a Beaver County elementary school has the district and parents on alert.

02/27/2015

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2 Arrested In Connection With Christmas Eve Homewood Murder

A man was taken into custody overnight in connection with a murder.

02/25/2015

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Police Investigating After Couple Found Dead Outside Armstrong Co. Home

An autopsy is scheduled for Monday for a couple in Armstrong County found dead in their front yard.

02/23/2015

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Fire Rips Through 2 Homes In Rochester, Sparks Explosion

Firefighters were called to the scene of a big fire and explosion in Rochester Friday morning.

02/20/2015

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Dangerously Cold Temperatures Settle Into Area

Another round of brutally cold weather has settled into our area, which has prompted plenty of school closings and delays around the area this morning.

02/19/2015

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Gunfire Erupts In McKeesport, Woman Shot In Neck

Police are looking into a shooting that sent a woman to the hospital in McKeesport.

02/18/2015

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Tractor-Trailer Accident Closes Part Of I-70 In Washington County

Multiple accidents along Interstate 70 in Washington County had traffic backed up for miles this morning.

02/17/2015

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Overnight Snow Causes Slick Driving Conditions

Some overnight snow and cold temperatures have caused some slick spots on the roads for the Tuesday morning commute.

02/17/2015

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New Wearable Technology May Help Prevent Attacks

A physical attack can happen at any moment and anywhere, but some wearable technology might prove useful in such a situation.

02/16/2015

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Woman Dies In 3-Alarm East Hills Fire

Firefighters are working to determine the cause of an East Hills fire that left one woman dead early Friday morning.

02/13/2015

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