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Dan Gray joined the KTVI Fox 2 News team in 2004 and the KPLR News 11 team in 2008. He anchors Fox 2 News at 11 AM and News 11 at Noon and reports weekdays for both stations. Dan also does part-time anchoring at KMOX Radio.

From 1992 to 2003, Dan was an anchor/reporter for KSDK-TV in St. Louis. He also worked as an anchor/reporter at KOVR-TV in Sacramento, California and KETV-TV in Omaha, Nebraska.

Dan has won several journalism awards including seven Emmy awards. He received the “Best Anchor” Emmy four times. He has been nominated for Emmy awards numerous times.

He has interviewed presidents, celebrities and covered major events including floods, earthquakes, elections and papal visits.

Dan is a native St. Louisan and a frequent speaker at schools, charity and civic organizations. He has been active in The BackStoppers, St. Louis Jewish Community Center, the ALS Association of St. Louis, the American Liver Foundation, A Safe Place; Provident of St. Louis, HavenHouse St. Louis, Safe Place for Youth in Need, St. Vincent’s Home for Children, and The Salvation Army.


Recent Articles
  • Eclipse celebration in Carbondale

    CARBONDALE, Ill. – Months of hype came to a head as the great American eclipse made its way from coast to coast. The eclipse began just before noon in Missouri and Illinois and concluded in the bi-state area just before 3 p.m. While waiting for the path of totality in Carbondale, Illinois, thousands had to endure the wrath of humidity; a heat index of 107 degrees in early afternoon with bright sunshine. “Well, short of the heat, it was really […]

  • Solar eclipse viewing party at Southern Illinois University- Carbondale

    CARBONDALE, Il. _Carbondale is one of the best locations to view the solar eclipse. That’s where viewers will have the longest experience of totality as the shadow slows in its cross country journey. Southern Illinois University at Carbondale is throwing a major viewing party.  FOX 2’s Dan Gray joins us from Saluki Stadium with the growing crowd.

  • St. Charles County parks eclipse viewing

    ST. CHARLES COUNTY, Mo. – Thousands of people are expected in St. Charles County to view the eclipse, as amateur astronomers from around the country will be making their way to three county parks. Skywatchers Friday were picking up eclipse packets at St. Charles County parks, which includes a pair of solar eclipse glasses, a parking pass, and information sheets. They can purchase commemorative tee shirts for $10. St. Charles County Parks and Recreation marketing coordinator Nancy Lee Gomer said […]

  • SSM Health Medical Minute: Cardinal Glennon only center in St. Louis performing Bandaid surgery

    Pediatric surgeons at SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Hospital are now using laparoscopic surgery in new areas. Surgeons are using laparoscopy surgery or “bandaid” or “keyhole” surgery in neonates and children to remove hernias, gall bladder and appendix without risk of scars. They go through the belly button to treat conditions that babies can be born with. SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Hospital is the only center in the State to offer advanced laparoscopic surgery for children as young as one day […]

  • Rockwood School District will turn total eclipse into learning experience

    ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Mo. – While many schools in the St. Louis area have canceled classes on the day of solar eclipse, the largest school district in St. Louis County will have classes on Monday. Rockwood School District school superintendent  Dr. Eric Knost said he and his staff thought long and hard about how to handle the day of the eclipse. They plan to turn the event into an educational and historical day for all grade levels. But if Rockwood […]

  • Firefighters respond to gas leak in St. Louis Hills neighborhood

    ST. LOUIS – The St. Louis Fire Department responded to a reported gas leak in a south city neighborhood Tuesday afternoon. The gas leak occurred near the intersection of Donovan and Nottingham avenues, next to Francis Park. It was first reported around 1 p.m. Work crews with Laclede Gas were installing new gas lines when a 12-inch gas main began leaking. Laclede crewmen used jackhammers to dig into the street to access the leak and installed a steel clamp. It’s […]

  • Zoning battle over proposed Jefferson County subdivision

    EUREKA, MO – The Jefferson County Council is poised to approve a new housing development in Eureka Monday night, but there are many people who live near the Windswept Farms project that don’t want to see it happen.  Hundreds of residents who live nearby have signed a petition opposing the development. McBride and Son Home told the county the Windswept Farms subdivision would include 549 homes on 173 acres.  The property along Highway FF near Highway 109 is mostly rural but there […]

  • Fatal rollover crash a sad reminder about seat belt safety

    ST. LOUIS – The details of Thursday’s deadly rollover crash at the Stan Musial Veterans Memorial Bridge provides a tragic reminder of the importance of seat belt safety. A new survey by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety finds not wearing seat belts in the backseat of a vehicle can be just as dangerous. Rear passengers can become human missiles in a crash, injuring themselves and people in the front seat. The research found 91 percent of adults said they […]

  • Smoke from Webster Groves house fire can be seen for miles

    WEBSTER GROVES, MO – A family returned home to ruin this afternoon after their house caught fire in Webster Groves. The fire started about 2pm Tuesday and smoldered for about five hours at a two story home on Fairview Avenue. It was an intense that spread from the lower part of the home into the attic. No one was home at the time of the fire. Bommarito Automotive Skyfox showed a column of smoke coming from from the home and it […]

  • SSM Health Medical Minute: Birthmark removal

    ST. LOUIS – A “vascular malformation,” commonly known as a birthmark, is a term that includes congenital vascular anomalies of only veins, only lymph vessels, both veins and lymph vessels, or both Arteries and Veins. Only veins: Venous Malformations (VM) Only lymph vessels: Lymphatic Malformations (LM). Treatment used to happen at hospitals on the coasts, but now, interventional radiologists at SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital have been treating children as young as 2 years old, in a team approach with […]

  • St. Louis area cities hold back-to-school tax-free weekend

    FENTON, MO — The annual back-to-school tax-free weekend is upon us! Some St. Louis area cities are also waiving taxes on applicable items which can amount to a significant savings. Fox 2 reported from from Fenton which has one of the highest sales tax rates in the St. Louis area. The city of Fenton has a 7.6 percent sales tax rate on non-food items but the Gravois Bluffs shopping center has its own sales tax rate of 8.6 percent. So […]

  • ‘Walk A Mile in Her Shoes’ at Ballpark Village

    ST. LOUIS – Hundreds of men taking a stand to help stop domestic violence by walking around in high heels. The fifth annual Walk A Mile In Her Shoes benefits the YWCA. The YWCA in St. Louis offers victims of sexual violence in person 24/7 crisis intervention, group and individual counseling, prevention education for individuals with developmental disabilities, and domestic violence support and prevention – all at no cost.