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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Springdale Fire Injures 1, Destroys Home

Crews battled a house fire late Thursday night in Springdale and at least one person was injured.

12/29/2016

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GNC Making Big Changes As Part Of New Campaign

GNC is launching a new campaign and starting today, customers will see some noticeable changes.

12/29/2016

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Parkway West Hit-And-Run Injures 1, Driver Sought

Police are looking for the driver of a truck that caused a rollover crash on the Parkway West Wednesday morning.

12/28/2016

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Subway Employee Shoots Suspected Robber In The Chest

Gunshots rang out Friday morning at a Subway on the South Side.

12/23/2016

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State Announces Alert System To Keep Stranded Motorists Safe, Informed

In January of 2016, a 16 mile stretch of the Pennsylvania Turnpike shut down after a tractor trailer jackknifed during a snow storm.

12/23/2016

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Fire Engulfs, Destroys Home In Richland Township

A home was destroyed by fire in Richland Township early Wednesday morning.

12/21/2016

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Woman Shot & Killed, Vehicle Riddled With Bullets In East Hills

Police are investigating after a young woman was shot and killed in the East Hills on Monday night.

12/19/2016

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4 In Custody After Hours-Long Butler SWAT Incident

Four people are in custody after a SWAT situation in Butler County.

12/19/2016

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Man Killed In Pleasant Hills Hit & Run, Driver Sought

Police are searching for the driver involved in a hit-and-run accident in Pleasant Hills that left one man dead.

12/09/2016

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Pileup Crash On I-90 In Erie Blamed On Lake-Effect Snow

PennDOT says 15-vehicle pileup on Interstate 90 in Erie is being blamed on lake-effect snow.

12/09/2016

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Valley High School Student Suspended, Security Boosted Over Threat

A student has been suspended and security was boosted Thursday at Valley High School after the teen allegedly wrote a plan to “shoot up the school” on his cellphone’s calendar.

12/08/2016

(Source: Pittsburgh Police)

Couple Charged After Infant OD’s On Methadone

A couple being treated for heroin addiction has been charged with endangering their infant son who overdosed on methadone.

12/07/2016

(Source: Allegheny County Sheriff's Office)

Sheriff’s Office: Kidnapping, Rape Suspect Found Hiding Behind Dryer, Arrested

Allegheny County Sheriff’s deputies have arrested a man suspected of kidnapping and raping a woman.

12/07/2016

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Attorney For Woodland Hills Principal Speaks Out As Protesters Call For His Firing

The attorney for a Woodland Hills principal allegedly recorded threatening a student is speaking out.

12/06/2016

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Police: Man Fatally Shot Wife For Urging Him To Kill Himself

A Butler county man is charged with killing his wife after he initially tried to take his own life.

12/05/2016

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