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Anthony is an award-winning reporter from Minneapolis. His passion for
writing and public speaking led him to a career in broadcast
journalism. Anthony is a 2009 graduate of the University of Minnesota,
where he was a Ronald E. McNair Scholar. During college, he interned
at Twin Cities Public Television, KARE-TV and the U.S. House of
Representatives. He also studied abroad in Mexico. His reporting
career began in Alexandria, MN and he most recently worked in Dayton,
OH.

When Anthony is not working he enjoys spending time with his son,
watching movies and reading memoirs. He is a proud member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Incorporated.


Recent Articles
  • PumpkinWalk

    Residents, businesses to host “Pumpkin Walk” in Ferguson

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI)- Residents and businesses in Ferguson are planning a “Pumpkin Walk” event this weekend. Those participating will have signs that read “We are open for Halloween” on display. It will allow kids to walk through Ferguson and know who is participating in Halloween. Many people expressed concerns about celebrating the holiday because of the unrest that followed the shooting death of Michael Brown. One of the businesses participating in the event is Natalie’s Cakes & More. The owner Natalie Dubose […]

  • Rams fans and protesters brawl after game

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- Rams fans and Michael Brown protesters clashed after Sunday’s game at the Edward Jones Dome. Several punches were thrown and one fan got a face full of spit. Amateur video was posted to our FOX 2 Facebook page of a female protester spitting on the face of a Rams fan. She was quickly arrested around 3 p.m. near the intersection of Broadway and Cole. Our partners at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch shot video of another female […]

  • Health officials taking precautions for Ebola in St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- There are no Ebola patients in the St. Louis area, but health officials want to be ready in case that changes. FOX 2’s Anthony Kiekow is live inside of Saint Louis University Hospital with how they are preparing. Anthony spoke with Chief Nursing Officer, Dr. Russ Schroeder about the basic equipment that will be worn by staff members if they were to identify patients who are at risk. Staff members will wear a face mask, shield, […]

  • 45th anniversary of Myrtle Hillard Davis Comprehensive Healthcare

    (KTVI) – The Myrtle Hillard Davis Comprehensive Healthcare company is having their 45th anniversary event this Friday. Chief Development Officer, Dennis Lane, joined us Wednesday afternoon to discuss their efforts to make sure no one is left out when it comes to adequate, affordable healthcare. 45th Anniversary Luncheon Chase Park Plaza October 17, 2014 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM For more information & tickets, visit: mhdchc.org  

  • RFT: ‘Best BBQ in St. Louis’ is at Adam’s Smokehouse

    (KTVI) – The 1-year-old Adam’s Smokehouse, a BBQ restaurant in Clifton Heights, was voted “Best Barbecue in St. Louis” by the Riverfront Times. ‘Pit Boss’ Adam Cupp stopped by just in time for lunch! ADAM’S SMOKEHOUSE |314-875-9890 Hours: Tuesday 11am-4pm Wednesday & Thursday 11am-6pm (or until they sell out!) Friday & Saturday 11am-7pm (or until they sell out!) Sunday 11am-4pm (or until they sell out!) For more information visit: adamssmokehouse.com/Home_Page.html  

  • Affordable, creative Halloween costumes at MERS Goodwill

    (KTVI) – Its time to start the search for Halloween costumes! If you plan on shopping at a costume or party store, plan to spend big bucks. One cost effective alternative is MERS Goodwill. Latrice Clayborne joined us Wednesday afternoon with some creative and cheap costume ideas. For additional information visit: mersgoodwill.org

  • Murders in St. Louis reach 109 this year

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- Four people were murdered in the city of St. Louis over the past 24 hours. That brings the total to 109 this year. That’s a 30 percent increase from this time in 2013. Last night a man was shot to death in north St. Louis. It happened near the intersection of Evans and Prairie around 7:45p.m. According to witnesses, someone one fired at least four shots at the victims. No one has been arrested. On Tuesday […]

  • 1 dead, 1 hospitalized after gunfire erupts in north city

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- One man is dead and one is hospitalized after gunfire erupts in north city. The shooting occured around 1a.m. Tuesday morning in the 4000 block of West Florissant Avenue. At least two suspects fired the gun shots into a van. Homicide detectives say at least 26 shots were fired at the victims. One victim was shot in the leg. He is in stable condition. The other man, who is in his 40s, was killed. “Moments after […]

  • SLU, Grove occupied by protesters overnight; Moral Monday underway

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI)- The weekend of resistance will be wrapping up with a demonstration later Monday morning. Protesters are calling October 13th, “Moral Monday.” Many of them have been training for this non violent demonstration. Moral Monday is set to start at 10a.m. at Wellspring Church. At least 1,000 protesters gathered in the Shaw Neighborhood late Sunday night. They were chanting about their anger over brutality and racism that they say exists in law enforcement and the legal system. They […]

  • Peaceful and Diverse Protest in St. Louis for “Ferguson October”

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – As symbols of Red October fill Downtown St. Louis protesters also can be found for what they call Ferguson October. A large protest was held in the streets Saturday morning and lasted into the afternoon. Several thousand people were there and it was a peaceful protest. It was a diverse crowd from all over the country. St. Louis police officers worked 12 hour shifts to ensure that the protest was peaceful. Many of the protesters are […]

  • ‘Weekend of Resistance’ in St. Louis, Clayton & Ferguson

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- Law enforcement officers in the St. Louis area will work 12 hour shifts as they prepare for a weekend of protests. According to our partner’s at the Post-Dispatch, at least two officers will respond to every call no matter how minor the situation. Protesters are using the website, fergusonoctober.com, to encourage people to flood the St. Louis, Clayton and Ferguson areas this weekend. The “Weekend of Resistance” is all in response to police shootings. A spokesman […]

  • Gunfire erupts after protesters flood south city neighborhood

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- Gunfire erupted during a protest late Wednesday night in a south city neighborhood. The unrest was sparked after an off-duty St. Louis City officer shot and killed a suspect. The news of another officer involved shooting that ended with a black teenager dead, spread quickly on social media. That information brought a large crowd of protesters to the scene. A FOX 2 camera was able to capture the dramatic video and sound. The gunshots sent the […]