Dan Gray joined the KPLR News team in November 2008. He co-anchors News 11 at 7pm on KPLR with Melanie Moon and reports weekdays for FOX 2 News.

From 2004-2008 he worked as an anchor/reporter for KTVI. He co-anchored FOX 2 News at 5 p.m. with Mandy Murphey and reported for the 9 p.m. newscast.

From 1992 to 2003, Gray 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 six Emmys including the “Best Anchor” Emmy award four times.

He has interviewed presidents, celebrities and covered Pope John Paul II’s visit to St. Louis and the Pope’s Funeral in Rome.

Dan is a native St. Louisan and a frequent speaker for charity and civic organizations. He has been active in the American Cancer Society, Backstoppers, St. Vincent’s Home For Children and The Salvation Army.

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    Post Scripts: Violence in downtown St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Post Dispatch newspaper reporters Christopher Ave, Nick Pistor and Kevin McDermott wrap up the week’s biggest stories with FOX 2’s Dan Gray.

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    Charges filed against suspect in Busch Stadium mugging that left vet paralyzed

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Charges have been filed against 31-year-old Kilwa Jones.  He is the suspect in the robbery and shooting that left Cardinals fan Chris Sanna paralyzed.  He has been charged with two felony counts of assault, two counts of robbery and four counts of armed criminal action. The suspect was arrested at his Spanish Lake apartment on Sunday on unrelated domestic abuse charges for allegedly beating his girlfriend. Police sources tell the St. Louis Post-Dispatch that store surveillance footage captured him using […]

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    Over 100 cats rescued from a home in South St. Louis County

    SOUTH ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO (KTVI) – St. Louis County police, animal control and The Humane Society of Missouri are in South St. Louis County conducting an animal rescue. Authorities were called to a home on Spring Water Drive for a report of over 100 cats being kept in a home. The cats were taken to the triage area of the Humane Society, were they’re being examined and given medicine and food. Most of the cats are suffering from upper […]

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    Family and friends remember Yogi Berra on The Hill

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Here on the Delmar Loop Yogi has his own star on the walk of fame.  The star was awarded to him in 1992. It lists his tremendous accomplishments as a baseball player and manager. Even though he was a New York Yankee Yogi still had a special place in the hearts of St. Louisans. Lawrence Peter Berra was born in St. Louis in 1925. He got the name Yogi when he was a teenager. The story […]

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    Riverview Gardens teacher robbed at school

    NORTH ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO (KTVI) – A teacher in the Riverview Gardens School District was robbed last Friday (September 11th)  as she arrived for work at the Koch Elementary School. The district and St. Louis County police are investigating the incident. The teacher was robbed by a gunman of her purse, keys and other school items. After the robbery the teacher notified district officials, who called the police, social worker and counselors to the school and instituted security measures […]

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    Immigrant college students call excessive tuition rates discriminatory

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – In downtown St. Louis Monday, college students protested the cost of getting a college education and immigrant students say they were being discriminated against on tuition cost. Students and community groups gathered outside the St. Louis Community College administration offices on South Broadway to call for an end to discriminatory tuition rates. The demonstrators blame the Missouri legislature for passing House Bill 3 which instructs public colleges and universities to charge immigrant students international rates. Even […]

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    Jefferson County Executive to fill vacancies on Hillsboro school board

    JEFFERSON COUNTY, MO (KTVI) – The ‘Help Wanted’ sign is out at the Hillsboro School District. The district is accepting applications to fill three vacancies on the school board. Members abruptly resigned last week, following protests over a transgender student at Hillsboro High School. According to Missouri law, the Jefferson County Executive Ken Waller has the authority to appoint replacements when more than two positions become vacant at any one time. “This will be independent of the school district. I’ve […]

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    Decision on St. Louis city’s minimum wage law put off till October court date

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – For a second day in a row, business groups and the City of St. Louis squared off in court over the city’s recently enacted minimum wage law. The business groups wanted Judge Steven Ohmer to impose a temporary restraining order to stop implementation of the city’s minimum wage law that is slated to take effect in October. That ordinance would bring wages for low-income workers in St. Louis to $8.25 per hour in October and gradually […]

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    Court challenge filed against St. Louis city minimum wage law

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – As expected, a legal challenge is being mounted against St. Louis City’s newly enacted minimum wage law. Mayor Francis signed the bill on August 28th that will go into effect in October to raise the minimum wage to $8.25 per hour in the City of St. Louis.  The law also gradually raises the minimum wage to $11 per hour by 2018. But now the bill is facing a legal challenged in court Tuesday after lawsuit was […]

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    Ferguson Commission releases report with calls for sweeping changes

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI) – The Ferguson Commission report is recommending sweeping changes to address racial and economic gaps in the St. Louis area. The Commission released the report Monday. The 198 page report is called, “Forward Through Ferguson, A Path Toward Racial Equality.” The report is very direct and upfront. It says, “We know that talking about race makes a lot of people uncomfortable. But make no mistake: This is about race.” The Commission was set up by Missouri Governor Jay […]

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    Man steals ambulance and breaks into woman’s home

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – A man is in police custody after they say he stole an ambulance from St. Anthony’s Hospital. They were able to track him and the vehicle down to a south county home. The vehicle was found an hour later and 3 miles from the hospital. A woman arrived home to find an ambulance in her driveway and she didn’t know why it was there. Police say about 12:15pm Friday a Kirkwood Fire Department Ambulance delivered […]

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    Bridgeton clears storm drains that caused flooding in neighborhood

    BRIDGETON, MO (KTVI) – Back on July 2nd, heavy rainfall caused flash flooding across the St. Louis metro area.  One area that was hard hit were the residents of Melody Lane in Bridgeton. Residents vented their anger to at the city for not protecting them; by letting what they said was illegal construction that forced runoff water into their neighborhood. Over ten homes and vehicles were inundated with flood water that was over three feet deep, causing thousands of dollars […]