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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.


Recent Articles
  • Victims identified in deadly train wreck in Vandalia

    VANDALIA, IL (KTVI)- A crash involving an SUV and train killed three people in Vandalia, Illinois Thursday around 7 p.m. Witnesses told FOX 2 the crossing guards were down at Sixth and Main streets, but they didn’t block traffic from the road the SUV was traveling on last night. The SUV drove right on to the train tracks. A Greenville, Illinois family was inside of the SUV. Alyssa Sewell, 18, Drake Wisnasky, 13 and Abby Wisnansy, 10, were all killed. Their […]

  • Captain Ron Johnson wants to improve race relations in the region

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI)- As the grand jury decision in the Michael Brown case nears, fears about the possible reaction are on the rise. Captain Ron Johnson sees it as a chance for the region to become a leader in healing long standing racial divides. Several have witnessed Captain Johnson step between other law enforcement officers and protesters to ease tensions…They’ve also seen him shed tears talking about the turmoil in this region. The Missouri Highway Patrol Captain has been at […]

  • Passerby helps put out fire at St. Charles County home

    ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO (KTVI)- A passerby by noticed a fire at a home around 1:50 a.m. Wednesday morning, so they frantically banged on the door to alert anyone inside the home. After no one answered, they quickly called 911. Firefighters arrived at the scene on St. Peters Howell Road around 2:00 a.m. They began dousing the home with water right away, but the flames were so intense that most of the home was gutted. It took firefighters about 45 […]

  • Army veteran receives wheelchair ramp at no cost

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI)- Army Specialist Glen Ingram suffered a heart attack and stroke in 2013 that left him partially paralyzed.  He uses a walker and has had a tough time getting up the stairs in front of his home. On Tuesday, H.E.R.O.E.S. Care arranged for him to get a wheelchair ramp built at his home at no cost. H.E.R.O.E.S. Care is a St. Louis based organization that provides support to members of all branches of the military and their families. H.E.R.O.E.S […]

  • Ferguson City Council to vote on pivotal issues related to officer involved shootings

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI)- The Ferguson City Council is set to vote on some pivotal issues related to the Michael Brown case. Tonight`s meeting is all about officer involved shootings. The agenda could result in sweeping changes across the state of Missouri. The council will vote on two key resolutions. The first would urge state lawmakers to set clear guidelines for investigating officer involved shootings. This comes after all of the questions surrounding the investigation of the officer involved shooting that […]

  • Fall planting with Sherwood’s Forest Nursery, Garden Center

    MANCHESTER, MO (KTVI)- The good weather continues through today, but changes during this week. This makes it the perfect time to plant trees and evergreens, transplant bulbs and plants, according to the people at Sherwood’s Forest in Manchester, MO. It’s best to get them in the ground before the ground gets too cold. It’s also a good idea to prune your trees throughout the winter. For additional information visit: sherwoods-forest.com

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    Third agent working for South County real estate company wins lottery

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- It`s a lottery three-peat after a third agent working at a South County real estate company has won the lottery! The new business slogan here is ‘You can hit the jackpot with our company!’ Jamie Bone was stunned when she hit it big last year, winning $1 million dollar playing Powerball. Bone matched all five white-ball numbers. The newest winner is Jen Elam. Elam joins Jamie and Kim DeLapp who have won the lottery in the […]

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    New revealing details of Michael Brown’s autopsy report

    CLAYTON, MO (KPLR)- Our partners at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch are reporting new information about the St. Louis County Michael Brown autopsy report. Two doctors who are not part of the official investigation reviewed this lengthy report. The report reveals that the first shot was fired at close range hitting brown in his right thumb during a struggle in Officer Darren Wilson’s car. There was microscopic matter from the barrel of the gun on his thumb wound. The other five […]

  • Residents, businesses to host “Pumpkin Walk” in Ferguson

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI)- Residents and businesses in Ferguson are planning a “Pumpkin Walk” event this weekend. Those participating will have signs that read “We are open for Halloween” on display. It will allow kids to walk through Ferguson and know who is participating in Halloween. Many people expressed concerns about celebrating the holiday because of the unrest that followed the shooting death of Michael Brown. One of the businesses participating in the event is Natalie’s Cakes & More. The owner Natalie Dubose called […]

  • Health officials taking precautions for Ebola in St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- There are no Ebola patients in the St. Louis area, but health officials want to be ready in case that changes. FOX 2’s Anthony Kiekow is live inside of Saint Louis University Hospital with how they are preparing. Anthony spoke with Chief Nursing Officer, Dr. Russ Schroeder about the basic equipment that will be worn by staff members if they were to identify patients who are at risk. Staff members will wear a face mask, shield, […]

  • Murders in St. Louis reach 109 this year

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- Four people were murdered in the city of St. Louis over the past 24 hours. That brings the total to 109 this year. That’s a 30 percent increase from this time in 2013. Last night a man was shot to death in north St. Louis. It happened near the intersection of Evans and Prairie around 7:45p.m. According to witnesses, someone one fired at least four shots at the victims. No one has been arrested. On Tuesday […]

  • 1 dead, 1 hospitalized after gunfire erupts in north city

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- One man is dead and one is hospitalized after gunfire erupts in north city. The shooting occured around 1a.m. Tuesday morning in the 4000 block of West Florissant Avenue. At least two suspects fired the gun shots into a van. Homicide detectives say at least 26 shots were fired at the victims. One victim was shot in the leg. He is in stable condition. The other man, who is in his 40s, was killed. “Moments after […]

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