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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.


Recent Articles
  • Village of Brooklyn offices raided by law enforcement officers

    BROOKLYN, IL (KTVI) – Law enforcement authorities from St. Clair County and the Illinois State Police raided the offices of the Village of Brooklyn Illinois Wednesday afternoon. Officer spent several hours hauling out documents, and other items from the building that houses the village administrative office, fire and police departments. St. Clair County State’s Attorney Brendan Kelly says the raid was in response to a former Brooklyn Police Department detectives actions. Brendan said the detective took a AR-15 rifle from […]

  • Aviation expert says investigators will focus on training practices in latest airline crash

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Over the past year there have been several deadly commercial airline crashes.  Dan Gray talked with an aviation expert about whether there may be a common denominator in the accidents. Tuesday’s crash in the French Alps was the fourth commercial airliner crash in just over a year to result in more than 100 fatalities. In March of 2014 Malaysia Airlines flight disappeared from radar and still has not been found, 239 were on board.  In July […]

  • More Bosnians charged with helping ISIS

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Two more Bosnians were in St. Louis federal court Monday, facings terrorism charges for aiding and abetting terrorist organizations in the Middle East. The justice department is accusing the two of providing material and financial support to ISIS. Reporter Dan Gray was in court and has the story.

  • Court documents reveal potentially sinister motive behind kidnapping attempt

    O’FALLON, MO (KTVI) – Court documents reveal bizarre new details about an attempted abduction early Thursday morning in St. Charles County. A 17-year-old is charged with sneaking into a classmate’s home to kidnap the friend’s little sister. Investigators with the O’Fallon Police Department said John Classen of O’Fallon had gone to the home legally two days ago and unlocked a basement window so he could enter the home at a later time. Classen allegedly snuck into the basement early Thursday […]

  • Protesters demand more changes in Ferguson

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI) – There was quick reaction Wednesday night from both supporters of Ferguson Police Chief Tom Jackson and those who wanted Jackson to resign. Today Chief Jackson resigned, following the fallout from the Department of Justice Report that stated Ferguson’s Police Department showed a pattern of discrimination, profiling and ticketing of African-Americans. Since the release of the DOJ Report, Ferguson’s City Manager, City Clerk, Police Chief and to two command officers from the police department have either been […]

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    Terror suspect pleads not guilty to charges

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – A Bosnian immigrant accused of supporting ISIS appeared in St. Louis federal court Tuesday. 26-year-old Nihad Rosic entered a not guilty plea to charges of conspiring to provide material support, money and resources to terrorists in Syria and Iraq.  He also is accused of conspiring to kill and maim persons in a foreign country. Rosic is from Utica, New York and is one of six suspects charged with supporting ISIS. A detention hearing for the suspect […]

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    Missouri Supreme Court assigns new judge to Ferguson Municipal court cases

    JEFFERSON CITY, MO (KTVI)- On Monday, the Supreme Court of Missouri transferred Judge Roy L. Richter of the Missouri Court of Appeals, Eastern District, to the St. Louis County circuit court, where he will be assigned to hear all pending and future municipal division cases in Ferguson, MO. The Court’s order also authorizes Richter to implement needed reforms in Ferguson. Staff from the state courts administrator’s office will be assigned to review Ferguson municipal court practices to assist the judge […]

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    County police release new video from Ferguson looting

    ST. LOUIS COUNTY (KTVI) – Newly released pictures and surveillance video show several individuals looting a Ferguson business one day after the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown. According to Officer Shawn McGuire, spokesman for the St. Louis County Police Department, looters targeted the Cricket Wireless store in the 10000 block of W. Florissant Avenue on August 10 just before 10:40 p.m. The suspects shattered the front glass door, entered the business, and stole merchandise until police arrived, McGuire said. […]

  • Woman struck, killed on I-70 near Airflight exit

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- A young woman is dead and police are looking for a SUV driver after a deadly hit and run accident overnight on I-70 near Lambert Airport. She has been identified as 20-year-old Nicole Cook. Sergeant Al Nothum with the Missouri Highway Patrol says investigators believe the vehicle involved in the hit and run is a dark colored or black GMC SUV. The exact make and model is still under investigation but Nothum says the SUV does […]

  • JCC offering program for disabled to perform in theatre

    CREVE COEUR, MO (KTVI) – More and more people with disabilities in the St. Louis area are taking center stage to learn theatre. The Jewish Community Center in Creve Coeur offers “Theatre Unlimited”, a program for disabled adults to learn acting, singing and dancing. Rehearsals are underway for the musical “Schoolhouse Rock Live!”  “Theatre Unlimited” has been producing one show a year for 28 years.  Stephanie Schechter has performed in 23 of the shows, including this year’s musical which will […]

  • Firefighters to carry new drug to revive heroin overdose victims

    ST. CHARLES, MO (KTVI)– Firefighters in St. Charles County will soon be carrying a life-saving drug on their trucks. The Central County Fire and Rescue will have Naloxone on their trucks. The drug, better known as Narcan, can reverse the effects of a heroin overdose. The unit will be among the first in the area to carry the drug on their trucks. The St. Charles Ambulance District has given 36 doses of the drug in just the past month.

  • Bosnian immigrants plead not guilty in terror financing case

    ST. LOUIS (AP) _ An immigrant couple from Bosnia has pleaded not guilty in St. Louis to federal charges of funneling money and military supplies to extremist groups in Iraq and Syria. Attorneys for Ramiz and Sedina Hodzic of St. Louis County entered the pleas Wednesday during a brief hearing in U.S. District Court. Neither defendant spoke. The couple is in federal custody. At the request of their attorneys, a federal magistrate judge postponed detention hearings for them until next […]