Kurt LaBelle

Reporter

"The Fan Show" on KPLR-TV is what brought Kurt LaBelle back to his hometown of St. Louis. Kurt was hired in March 2006 as the producer of the new Sunday night sports show. His responsibilities now include reporting for News 11 at 7pm

Before coming back to St. Louis in 2006, Kurt spent five years in Quincy, Illinois, as the weekend sports and weather anchor for KHQA. Kurt produced, wrote, edited and anchored his sportscasts for the late night 10:00 weekend news shows. For three of his five years, Kurt also produced and anchored the weather on the weekend newscasts. During the week, Kurt was a one-man-band reporter/photographer and packaged franchise sports stories, including "Plays of the Week" and "Scholar Athlete of the Week."

Kurt is a Boston College graduate with a degree in Broadcast Communications. At BC, Kurt was the assistant director of the only sketch comedy club on campus. Kurt co-wrote, filmed and directed three different short comedic films for the group. Kurt also was a member of intramural hockey and other sports as well. Prior to that, Kurt graduated from St. Louis University High School with honors. At SLUH, Kurt played four years of varsity hockey and received Mid-States Hockey Association Third Team All-State honors his senior year and honorable mention his junior year.

Kurt's interests include anything involving the sport of hockey: ice hockey, roller hockey, bubble hockey etc. Other interests are softball, skating, poker, movies, theater, baseball, racquetball, running, barbecuing, and spending time with his family and friends in St. Louis.

You can watch Kurt Labelle on News 11 weeknights at 7pm.

Recent Articles

  • Mother upset after autistic son walks home from school

    Posted on: 6:17 pm, August 15, 2013, by

    OKAWVILLE, IL (KTVI)– More student transportation confusion occurred in Okawville, Illinois. A parent is upset with the school, after her...
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  • High school football players enjoying cooler summer temps

    Posted on: 5:35 pm, August 14, 2013, by , updated on: 06:47pm, August 14, 2013

    KIRKWOOD, MO (KTVI)– High school sports began their training camps this week. Thanks to Mother Nature, football programs have it...
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  • Downtown preparing for big sports weekend

    Posted on: 6:46 pm, August 9, 2013, by

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)– Downtown St. Louis is preparing for a weekend of more than 150,000 sports fans. An August...
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  • Real Madrid arrives in St. Louis

    Posted on: 7:32 pm, August 8, 2013, by

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)– Real Madrid has touched down in St. Louis. Soccer will take over the Edward Jones dome...
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  • Sod delivered to Edward Jones Dome for soccer match

    Posted on: 5:17 pm, August 7, 2013, by , updated on: 05:15pm, August 7, 2013

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – The Edward Jones Dome transformation into a soccer stadium with real grass is underway. Grounds...
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  • FBI & police searching for serial bank robber

    Posted on: 1:35 pm, August 2, 2013, by , updated on: 02:07pm, August 2, 2013

    WELDON SPRING, MO (KTVI) – A man flashed a gun as he robbed a St. Charles County bank. Police say...
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  • Caregiver accused of beating infant in police custody

    Posted on: 5:43 pm, August 1, 2013, by , updated on: 05:40am, August 2, 2013

    EAST ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)– A 5-month-old girl is in critical condition at Cardinal Glennon Children’s Medical Center with a...
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  • Mother arrested after loaded rifle found in crib with toddler

    Posted on: 5:36 pm, July 31, 2013, by

    ST. PETERS, MO (KTVI)– A St. Peters mother is arrested for leaving a loaded rifle in a crib with her...
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  • Police believe woman cashing stolen checks may be a man

    Posted on: 6:03 pm, July 26, 2013, by

    OLIVETTE, MO (KTVI)– Surveillance video captures a woman cashing stolen checks across town last week or did it? They now...
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  • Woman gets probation for abandoning newborn

    Posted on: 4:48 pm, July 25, 2013, by , updated on: 05:38pm, July 25, 2013

    ELLISVILLE, MO (KTVI)– A 21-year-old woman who pleaded guilty to putting her newborn son under a tree last year will...
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  • Woman caught on camera allegedly cashing stolen checks

    Posted on: 6:40 pm, July 24, 2013, by

    OLIVETTE, MO (KTVI)– Olivette police are looking for a woman caught on surveillance camera cashing stolen checks at two different...
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  • Picnic brings north city community, police officers together

    Posted on: 7:00 pm, July 19, 2013, by

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)– A picnic in Hyde Park in north city brought St. Louis police officers and community members...
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