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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
  • SLU Hospital taking part in nationwide pilot program to track living donors

    ST. LOUIS – SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital is one of 10 transplant centers nationwide – and the only one in Missouri – to participate in a new “Living Donor Collective” to follow long-term health outcomes after living donation. The Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients (SRTR), under contract with the Health Resources and Services Administration of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, established the registry. “All living donors are altruistic making a gift of themselves they really deserve […]

  • Jefferson County Health Department aggressively attacking mosquitos ahead of fair

    HILLSBORO, Mo. – The Jefferson County Health Department is dealing with what they’ve called a health emergency after two collections of adult mosquitos tested positive for the West Nile Virus. These two collections were from the cities of Kimmswick and Arnold and collected near the end of June. Thousands of people will be attending the county fair, which opens Thursday evening at 5 p.m. and runs through Sunday. The county health department is taking an aggressive approach in fighting the […]

  • Suspects swipe key to display case, steal high-end watches at Chesterfield store

    CHESTERFIELD, Mo. – Chesterfield police are looking for a set of suspects who stole fine watches from the sales counter at a Saks Off 5th store at St. Louis Premium Outlets Mall. Chesterfield police say these thieves did some planning before pulling off the heist of the fine watches. Police say on they came to the Saks Off 5th store on June 16 and stole the jewelry key on the sales counter and then left the store. “Two days later, they […]

  • Elsberry mayor says discolored water a result of system flushing

    ELSBERRY, Mo. – Elsberry Mayor Steve Wilch said he’s sorry residents need not worry about the discoloration of their water and that it’s safe for drinking, cooking, and bathing. Fox 2/KPLR 11 has received calls this week from concerned residents about the tainted water flowing from their faucets. Wilch said the discoloration was the result of flushing the system because some of the lines are more than a hundred years old. Residents were notified about the dates of the system […]

  • SLU Hospital first in the region to join new heart initiative

    ST. LOUIS – SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital is first in the region to join a new national initiative for cardiac patients suffering from cardiogenic shock. Cardiogenic shock is a life-threatening condition where the heart suddenly cannot pump enough blood through the body. It not only often leads to cardiac arrest, it leads to death in an estimated 50 percent of patients. That’s why the National Cardiogenic Shock Initiative was developed by cardiologists at Henry Ford Medical Center in Detroit, […]

  • Charges filed after St. Louis police seize fentanyl, firearms

    ST. LOUIS – The St. Louis Circuit Attorney’s Office charged a 39-year-old man in connection with drug and firearm possession after authorities conducted a drug bust. According to Officer Michelle Woodling, a spokeswoman for the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department, an officer came across a man he knew had outstanding warrants. The officer said the man consented to a search of his home in the 3600 block of S. Compton, near Gravois Park. Authorities located and seized 218 grams of […]

  • SLU Hospital helping kidney transplant patients with strategies for finding donors

    ST. LOUIS – Kidney transplantation can provide a new chance for a longer, more active life for people who are on dialysis or have chronic kidney disease. Nationally, more than 90,000 people are on the kidney transplant waiting list. SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital and the National Kidney Foundation are partnering for an innovative approach to raise awareness of living organ donation in a program called, “The Big Ask, The Big Give.” SLUCare nephrologist, Dr. Krista Lentine, MD, Ph.D., focuses […]

  • SSM Health Medical Minute – SLU Hospital Leading Research to repair brain aneurysms while the patient is awake

    ST. LOUIS – An aneurysm is an abnormal bulge in an artery, caused by the weakening of the artery’s wall. Aneurysms can occur in any blood vessel, but they occur most often in the brain. If it grows large enough, an aneurysm can be life-threatening. Once a cerebral aneurysm ruptures and fills the brain with blood, the effects can be devastating. SLUCare neurosurgeon Dr. Saleem Abdulrauf, SSM Health St. Louis University Hospital, is leading research into a new way to […]

  • Overdose victims found in St. Ann home expected to survive

    ST. ANN, Mo. – First responders worked quickly to save the lives of five people who overdosed on fentanyl inside a St. Ann residence on Thursday. Authorities said they’ve never seen anything like it: five people in one location had passed out from overdosing on a highly potent opioid. Around 4:30 a.m. Thursday, St. Ann police received a call for an overdose at a home on Jane Avenue. First responders found four people unconscious in the basement and a fifth […]

  • Remembering the Great Flood of ’93 a quarter-century later

    ST. LOUIS – The Great Flood of ’93 arrived in St. Louis 25 years ago Wednesday. The Mississippi River topped flood stage and the river stayed above flood stage at St. Louis for 147 days. The river crested at St. Louis at 49.58 feet, the highest ever recorded. The flood swamped parts of St. Louis City, St. Louis County, St. Charles County, Jefferson County, and other areas, chasing people from their homes along the Mississippi, Missouri, and other rivers. The […]

  • Homicide investigators called after body found near East. St. Louis house fire

    EAST ST. LOUIS — An early morning house fire in East St. Louis is now being investigated as a homicide. Investigators say the body of a man was found near the house fire in East St. Louis had been shot to death. The house fire was reported around 1:30am Tuesday at 29th Street and Converse Avenue. It was an active fire when crews arrived with flames coming out of the back of the house. Investigators say a vehicle in the backyard […]

  • Pay It Forward: Girl Scout brings smiles and cookies to cancer patients

    O’FALLON, MO – An O’Fallon, Missouri Girl Scout is being recognized for her generosity toward cancer patients. Here’s Dan Gray with our Pay It Forward report. 10-year-old Madison Wolf cheers up patients at Siteman Cancer Center when its Girl Scout cookie time.  The little girl with a big heart has donated more than 100 boxes of Girl Scout cookies to patients every year for three years.  Her proud mom and dad surprised her with our Pay It Forward award a […]