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After working in Los Angeles for nearly eight years, Patrick Clark has returned home to report for News 11 at . His work also airs on KTVI FOX 2. Patrick is an Emmy award winning television news reporter/anchor/host. He is most recently known as the host of HGTV's "Offbeat America." Seen in more than 100-million homes, the series on Home & Garden Television celebrates the offbeat spirit of America's homeowners. Traveling the 50 states, Patrick uncovered the most amazing people, places and plants this country has to offer. "Tall and blond with sparkling blue eyes, the host you see on Home and Garden TV is the same guy you meet in person: an enthusiastic, easy-going, young man with a zeal for traveling and a gift for meeting people and making them feel comfortable." (Decatur Magazine) Patrick's gift of conversation with everyday people is evident as he interviews people with extraordinary life experiences. Before joining HGTV, Patrick was host of G4's "Pulse." The series took a weekly look into the world of interactive gaming and technology. He has also been featured on the ABC Family Channel, and All News Channel, and served as a correspondent for the Cartoon Network.

Prior to his hosting experience, Patrick was a television reporter and sports anchor in St. Louis at KPLR and KDNL. He has also spent time as an adjunct professor at Southern Illinois University, and he wrote a weekly column for the St. Louis Post Dispatch website. He began his broadcasting career in radio as an on-air host and program director at a children's radio station WFUN.

A music lover, Patrick spends his spare time composing new music. In 1994 he released a children's album "Moo Moo Vacation." While working in television , Clark released two more albums: "None The Worse For The Better", an album critics say, "Finds joy in unexpected places." (St. Louis Post Dispatch) and "American Maid." Among the featured songs were the title track " American Maid" and the popular television station theme and Emmy Award-winner "The Night is Young," which was used in St. Louis, MO, Dayton, OH, and Knoxville, TN. Both albums were released on the Tinker Records label. Thrilled to be back on St. Louis television and involved in the local music scene, his band (The Patrick Clark Band) will release their latest CD "Spiraling Towards Madness" in August 2010. A mix of pop, and singer/songwriter alternative rock. You can find more information at his website www.patrickclark.tv.

Recent Articles
  • Go! St. Louis Marathon honors real winner

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – A runner who claimed to have been the first woman to cross the finish line of last weekend’s GO! St. Louis Marathon has been disqualified. Race officials cannot prove that Kendall Schler, of Columbia, MO, ever ran any section of the race. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported Thursday that race officials determined she sneaked onto the course after the last checkpoint. Andrea Karl, a Washington University student, has been declared the real women’s winner, with […]

  • Frankie Muse Freeman honored on St. Louis Walk of Fame

    UNIVERSITY CITY, MO (KTVI) – A ragtime band kicked off the ceremony in the 6100 block of Delmar as the crowd gathered to honor a woman who has spent her career advancing the Civil Rights movement. “I’m proud of the fact members of my family are here and I just love St. Louis,” says Frankie Muse Freeman, St. Louis Walk of Fame honoree. Freeman spent her legal career helping others. She was lead counsel in the landmark 1954 lawsuit that […]

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    Top business execs discover next generation of leaders at America’s Center

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – If you haven’t heard, over 2,400 college students from nearly 200 colleges are in St. Louis pitching their business ideas that improve the livelihoods of others. The Enactus United States National Expo is occurring at the America’s Center in downtown St. Louis, where 500 top business leaders are looking for the next generation of business leaders.

  • New choices at Busch Stadium concession stands

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Nothing says baseball more than hot dogs, peanuts and beer.  FOX 2’s Patrick Clark shows us the new choices at the concession stands this year.

  • Lou Brock talks about his part in the Homers For Health Game Ball Relay

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Our Cardinals can’t play ball without the all important game ball.  It made a four-mile trek through the streets of St. Louis early this morning all for the Homers For Health Game Ball Relay to benefit Cardinal Glennon Children’s Medical Center. Patrick Clark caught up with Cardinal legend, Lou Brock who took part in this morning’s relay along with Cardinal Glennon kid Alex Wangerin.

  • Good things are coming to Ballpark Village

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – There are changes being made this season to Busch Stadium and to nearby Ballpark Village. There are new sight lines into Busch stadium from Ballpark Village. Also, new monitors will be added so the 7 million people expected at the venue can see the games better. Busch Stadium is getting metal detectors installed at every gate. Major League Baseball has requested the security upgrades at all 30 ballparks.

  • St. Louis music fans gather to say goodbye to Anne Tkach

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – On almost every show Friday at radio station KDHX, there were tributes to a musician who meant a lot to so many. “Anne was just such a great human being,” says Beverly Hacker, Executive Director KDHX Community Media. “She really danced to the beat of her own drummer but was so very important to so many people. It`s a huge loss.” Anne Tkach set that beat as a drummer and bass player for such local […]

  • Hail damage has scammers on the prowl

    SULLIVAN, MO (KTVI) – The planes aren’t cleared for takeoff anytime soon. They’ve been grounded with serious structural damage, courtesy of Wednesday’s hail storm. “Never seen it in my life, lived here all my life,” said airport mechanic Ken Palmer. “I’ve traveled the country all my life and never seen hail that big.” It was just after lunch Wednesday when Ken Palmer had to take cover in an airplane hangar. Mother Nature was pounding the airport. “You could it hear […]

  • Tuesday’s storm causes flooding in Metro East

    EAST ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Tuesday’s storms also wreaked havoc in Illinois causing temporary road closures due to localized flooding, and hail clogging sewer lines. In East St. Louis a stretch of road at 8th street beneath the Poplar Street Bridge Complex filled with water. Eighteen wheelers were probably tall enough to make it through the water, but a van got stuck when it`s engine flooded. A AAA spokesperson advises drivers not to drive, walk or wading into flooded waters. […]

  • Groundskeepers busy getting infield ready for Cardinals Opening Day

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Opening day is just one week away and Monday crews were busy converting the Busch Stadium soccer field back to baseball. ‘Actually pulling the sod off is pretty quick because it`s just lying on plastic,’ says Joe Abernathy, Director of Stadium Operations. ‘You can see that`s already done. One of the more time consuming aspects is rebuilding the mound. These guys out there right now. That will take them a good part of the day.’ Twenty-thousand […]

  • Thrills and chills on the set of Salem

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) –    There are thrills and chills in season two of Salem, and some townsfolk are seeing red. “I kind of see this journey of season two as changing and going from Gandalf in Lord of the Rings from Gandalf the Grey to Gandalf the White,” says Seth Gabel who plays Cotton Maher.  “But can you really do that without facing your own evil.” “Do you look at your characters as good versus evil?” asks Patrick Clark. […]

  • Easter and Passover traditions in St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – This is a double holiday weekend with both Passover and Easter hitting at the same time on the calendar. Patrick Clark shows us how some are gearing up for this holy weekend of celebrations.