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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School Bus Overturns In Carnegie, 3 Students Injured

Emergency crews were called to the scene of a school bus on its side along Interstate 79 Tuesday morning.


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Man Charged With Assault, False Imprisonment After ‘Ding Dong Ditch’ Game

An Overbrook man faces charges, accused of grabbing a child by the neck.


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Man Admits To ‘Smoking Blunt’ After Dramatic Police Chase

Police took one man into custody following a chase Friday night on the Parkway East.


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11-Year-Old Arrested For Stabbing Teenager In Northview Heights

An 11-year-old is facing charges, accused of stabbing a teenager.



Woman Arrested For Fatally Stabbing Her Mother In Brighton Heights

A woman has been taken into custody in connection with a deadly stabbing in Brighton Heights.


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Police Make Arrest In String Of Stanton Heights Pizza Delivery Driver Robberies

Pittsburgh Police have arrested a man in connection with a string of pizza delivery driver robberies in Stanton Heights.


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Wintry Mix Challenging For Road Crews & Drivers

The icy weather conditions are being blamed for several crashes around the area.


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New Veterinary Procedure Giving Pet Owners Hope

A new non-invasive treatment is giving pet owners with slim options hope.


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Police: Woman Assaults Bouncer, Cops Using Football And Wrestling Moves

A Washington County woman was arrested for allegedly assaulting a club bouncer and Pittsburgh Police officers.


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Serial Robber Arrested, Told Police She Needed Money For Dog Food & Kitty Litter

Pittsburgh Police say a woman has been arrested for the robberies of several local businesses.


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Mother Of Man Accused In Dog Abuse Case Charged With Intimidating Witness

The mother of a man who faces dog abuse charges has been charged with intimidating a witness in the case.


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Woman Wanted In Connection With 2 Local Business Robberies

Police are searching for a woman who held up two local businesses in just a matter of hours.


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Man Turns In Self After Shooting At Construction Workers

A young man has turned himself in for allegedly shooting at a group of construction workers in Lincoln-Lemington.


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Last Of 4 UPMC Mold Outbreak Patients Dies

He was the only survivor of a mold outbreak inside UPMC hospitals. However, the 70-year-old man died this weekend.


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Adaptive Traffic Signals Set To Go Live Along Route 22

Traffic tie-ups on Route 22 may soon be a thing of the past as a new adaptive traffic signal is set to go live in just days.




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