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Anthony is an award-winning reporter from Minneapolis. His passion for
writing and public speaking led him to a career in broadcast
journalism. Anthony is a 2009 graduate of the University of Minnesota,
where he was a Ronald E. McNair Scholar. During college, he interned
at Twin Cities Public Television, KARE-TV and the U.S. House of
Representatives. He also studied abroad in Mexico. His reporting
career began in Alexandria, MN and he most recently worked in Dayton,
OH.

When Anthony is not working he enjoys spending time with his son,
watching movies and reading memoirs. He is a proud member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Incorporated.


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    Central West End named one of Top 10 Great Neighborhoods in America

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- Central West End named one of Top 10 Great Neighborhoods in America. That’s quite an honor for St. Louis. From the night life that ended a few hours ago, to the morning rush that will start soon, the Central West End is the place to be according to the American Planning Association. The 112 block of the Central West End neighborhood is being recognized for its unique style from its boutique stores to its European style […]

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    Suspect shot in south St. Louis County

    MEHLVILLE, MO (KPLR) – St. Louis County Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting in south St. Louis County. It happened just after 9 a.m. in a shopping plaza near the South County Mall.  Authorities say there was an altercation at the KMart store in the 3900 block of Lemay Ferry. They say a “known theft” suspect tried to steal more than $30,000 worth of jewelery from the Kmart. When the officer tried to arrest the suspect they say, he took […]

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    Capt. Ron Johnson eases tension after gunfire erupts during protest

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI)- Gunshots were heard during a protest in Ferguson overnight. Police officers rushed back toward the Ferguson police station as the gunfire erupted. It’s unclear exactly where the shots came from. This all happened moments after a group of clergy got on their knees and were praying alongside the protesters. Police told everyone if they did not disperse they’d be arrested. At least one reverend was taken into custody. Moments before police and protesters were seemingly about to […]

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    Relleke Pumpkin Patch kicks off October event season

    GRANITE CITY, IL (KTVI)- Halloween is just around the corner, so it`s prime time for pumpkins. FOX 2`s Anthony Kiekow is live from Relleke Pumpkin Patch with more on this year`s crop and a fun event that’s set to take place this weekend. This weekend, Relleke Pumpkin Patch kicks off its October event season. It features many events that are free. This weekend people can see a Reptile Farm and watch the Great Pumpkin Run. The Great Pumpkin Run is […]

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    Exclusive: Police Find Pot Garden in Backyard of Home

    CHARLACK, MO (KPLR)- Police made a huge pot bust on Friday in Charlack. FOX 2 gained exclusive access to the multiple marijuana plants that were seized from the backyard of a home in the 8400 block of Ann Avenue. It all started when a police officer spotted someone breaking into the garage of the home. The officer chased after the suspect, who led him through a back yard. After the suspect got away, the officer found himself “in the middle […]

  • Chief marches with protesters in Ferguson; 4 taken into custody

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI)- Ferguson Chief of Police Tom Jackson marched with about 60 protesters as they chanted outside the Ferguson police station Thursday night. Several feet away from the chief there was a lot of movement that sparked some action by police. At this point, it is believed that a few people simply tripped and fell while marching, but police officers rushed in to protect the chief. No one was reportedly injured, but at least 4 people taken into custody. […]

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    Generous donation supplies life-saving power to local family

    ST. LOUIS COUNTY (KTVI) –  Pat Grabovic’s son, A. J., suffers from a rare  muscular disease and needs five life support machines to stay alive. She’s relied on a portable generator to power the life support machines in case the power is ever knocked out. “Anytime there is a storm it is scary,” she said. “If the power goes out I have to quickly hook up all his machines to the generator.” The generator isn’t sufficient to sustain the machines […]

  • Hundreds show up for DOJ meeting in Ferguson

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI)- Hundreds of Ferguson residents attended a meeting with 12 Department of Justice officials at the St. Louis Community College, Florissant Valley campus Wednesday night. Theses officials spoke with residents who had concerns about the Ferguson Police Department or questions about the investigation. Officials say they’ve already addressed one issue with the police department. They say some officers were not complying with the policy of wearing name tags. This investigation was sparked by the Michael Brown shooting death […]

  • Video: Woman sets car on fire with dead body inside

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- St. Louis City Police have released surveillance footage of a woman who set fire to a car with a dead body inside. The footage was captured on the night of September 4th at 6:22p.m., in the 1700 block of North 20th Street. A woman got out of a black SUV with a red gas can in her hand. Seconds later, a white car was engulfed in flames. Inside of the car was the body of 24-year-old Darnell Robinson of […]

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    Video: Woman sets car on fire with dead body inside

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- St. Louis City Police have released surveillance footage of a woman who set fire to a car with a dead body inside. The footage was captured on the night of September 4th at 6:22p.m., in the 1700 block of North 20th Street. A woman got out of a black SUV with a red gas can in her hand. Seconds later, a white car was engulfed in flames. Inside of the car was the body of 24-year-old Darnell Robinson of […]

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    Ferguson to hold three Town Hall Meetings Monday

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI)-Ferguson is set to hold three separate town hall meetings Monday night. City leaders are hoping to split the crowd in three by holding separate meetings. That should make it easier for residents to voice their concerns. This all stems from the shooting death of Michael Brown in August and the unrest that has followed. The unarmed teenager was shot to death by Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson. A grand jury is considering charges and the city is […]

  • One year old shot in stomach fights for his life

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)-  The St. Louis Metro Police Department is working on a double shooting that sent a baby and a young father to a hospital Wednesday night. The shooting occurred in the 600 block of Emma, just after 10 p.m. According to police, a young couple was walking home with their baby, when suddenly someone fired several shots at them. The 23-year-old father and one-year-old baby were both injured. The baby was shot in the stomach and the father […]

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