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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
  • SSM Health leads the training to reduce the rate of women dying in child birth

    SSM Health in St. Louis is leading the charge to reduce the rate of women dying in child birth.  At the family birthplace at SSM Health St. Clare Hospital, the Perinatal Simulation program trains physicians, nurses and medical teams on real-life situations that can happen during child birth.  They train for emergencies with interactive mannequins.  The mannequins can simulate dangerous situations that can occur during childbirth. The perinatal simulation program is used to train all physicians, nurses and medical staff […]

  • SSM Health Medical Minute: Reducing childbirth death rates

    ST. LOUIS – SSM Health in St. Louis is leading the charge to reduce the rate of women dying in childbirth. In tonight’s SSM Health, Medical Minute, Fox 2/News 11’s Dan Gray shows us nurses and physicians training for emergencies with interactive mannequins. “This patient is hypertensive she’s having a severe preeclamptic seizure,” said Dr. Guy Venezia, Medical Director Obstetrics SSM Health St. Clare Hospital. Mannequins simulate dangerous situation. “You can see now it’s becoming jittery if you look at […]

  • ‘No comment’ Focus of Catholic Supply murder court hearing on media coverage

      ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Media coverage of the Catholic Supply store murder and sexual attack was the focus of a court hearing today. The lawyer for murder suspect Thomas Bruce asked a St. Louis County Circuit Court Judge to order police and prosecutors to only issue, “No comment answers to media questions about the case.”  It is not unusual for defense attorneys to argue about pre-trial publicity in high profile criminal investigations. There was heavy media coverage of the brutal […]

  • Missouri parents face seven felony charges for inhumane living conditions

    LEADWOOD, Mo. – Felony charges have been filed again the parents of seven young children after police made a horrible discovery on November 8, 2018. According to court documents, these seven children were living in inhumane conditions. The parents arrested, 39-year-old Robert Hillhouse 35-year-old Kristina Hillhouse, are now facing seven felony charges of endangering the welfare of a child. Police say the children, ages 5 months to 10 years old, were living in deplorable, inhumane conditions. Court documents said the […]

  • St. Louis Community College student sexually assaulted at Forest Park campus

    ST. LOUIS – St. Louis police have opened an investigation into a reported sexual assault at the Forest Park campus of St. Louis Community College. The college sent out an email to student, faculty, and employees alerting them that campus police received a report Tuesday about an assault. The victim said the attack occurred on the evening of November 28. The email notice didn’t specify where on campus the incident took place. Campus police described the suspect as a Caucasian […]

  • SSM Health Medical Minute: Pregnancy centering is a rising trend

    ST. LOUIS – Safety and comfort are the most important things to consider when having a baby. But many women, are selecting certified nurse midwives to participate in their prenatal care. SLUCare has two certified nurse midwives at SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital whose patients include participating in pregnancy centering which brings together women in a group setting for their prenatal care. Rebekah Hasler is a SLUCare certified nurse midwife who has been caring for women with the pregnancy centering […]

  • Florissant police handing out $100 gift cards to unsuspecting drivers

    FLORISSANT, Mo. – If you get pulled over by a Florissant police officer this time of year, it might not be such a bad thing. On Monday, Florissant police kicked off their annual holiday gift card program. Officers are targeting unsuspecting drivers and issuing them “summons of joy” instead of tickets. with the summons comes a $100 gift card to Target stores. “Imagine those emotions going from, ‘Holy cow, I can’t afford this,’ to getting a $100 gift card,” said […]

  • Fast-moving fire heavily damages home in Shiloh, IL

    SHILOH, Ill. – A fast-moving fire heavily damaged a two and a half story house on Linden Drive near Lebanon Avenue early Friday morning. The home was engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived at about 4:30 a.m. Friday. The homeowner did not want to go on camera but told FOX 2 that he and his wife were asleep in the first-floor bedroom when they heard an explosion. After the explosion, they heard a police officer knocking on their front door […]

  • Mother, acquaintance in custody as investigation into infant’s death continues

    LITCHFIELD, Ill. – Detectives from the Illinois State Police District 18 Headquarters are continuing their investigation of a six-month-old boy who was found buried in a shallow grave in a wooded area in rural Greene County Wednesday afternoon. Investigators say the 22-year-old mother was found alive Saturday at a home on East Cemetery Road in Carrollton. Police had been searching for the woman and baby boy since Saturday when a missing persons report was filed with Alton police. Yesterday, police […]

  • SSM Health Medical Minute: Why selecting a primary care physician is important

    ST. LOUIS – When it comes to primary care, patients are looking for more than a medical professional. They also want a partner in health. The physicians, physician assistants, and family nurse practitioners that offer primary care at SSM Health don’t simply treat diseases but strive to help patients stop illness before it starts. As your first point of care, your primary care provider manages your routine wellness visits and screenings, they’ll care for you when you have a non-emergency illness, […]

  • Protestors claim nurse fired after refusing flu shot on religious grounds

    ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Mo. – The debate over vaccinations has led to a protest outside Mercy Hospital South. Demonstrators walked along the public sidewalk on Kennerly Road to protest the hospital’s policy requiring employees to get flu shots. However, it’s unclear if any hospital employees were involved in the protest. The demonstrators said they’re supporters of employees who request an exemption from the flu shot because of valid religious or medical reasons. Nelia Abuchon, the woman who organized the protest, […]

  • Pay It Forward: Troy, MO bus driver cares for kids like they’re her own

    TROY, MO – This week’s Pay It Forward  winner is a local school bus driver whose attitude about her work is  “it’s more than a job.” Shaunna Hoel is a bus driver for Cuivre Park Elementary School in Troy, Missouri. She shares a special relationship with the kids. Shaunna’s friend, Samantha Shelton, surprised her with a $500 gift card, our Pay It Forward award from First Bank. “On behalf of FOX 2 and First Bank, I want to present to […]