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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
  • St. Louis doctors working on treatments for short bowel syndrome in children

    ST. LOUIS, MO — SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital in St. Louis is taking part in nationwide research looking into the mysteries of short bowel syndrome in children. Doctors want to know why one treatment for the condition is leading to more problems. Short bowel syndrome means a child’s bowel isn’t long enough and doesn’t properly absorb nutrients from food. Dr. Ajay Jain  SLUCare Gastroenterologist at SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital says SBS may develop when part of their […]

  • Suspect charged in Bonnie Woodward murder

    ALTON, Ill. – A 52-year-old Jerseyville man was charged Thursday with the murder of Bonnie Woodward, the Alton Police Department said. The suspect, identified as Roger Carroll, is facing murder and kidnapping charges and one count of concealing a homicide. Prosecutors said Carroll had been linked to the case in 2010. Woodward of East Alton, Illinois vanished June 25, 2010 from the parking lot of the Alton nursing home where she worked. Police conducted several searches of the area, including […]

  • SSM Health Medical Minute: Youth Liver Disease

    ST. LOUIS – Obesity can damage the livers of children as young as eight, according to a new study. Researchers at Columbia University say this is the first study to show that weight gain has a negative impact on the liver in young children. Doctor Ajay Jain, a pediatric gastroenterologist at SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital, said obesity can put kids at risk for liver damage. “Once there is fat in the liver, in some patients, this causes liver inflammation, […]

  • App to break social barriers developed by St. Louis area high school students

    ST. LOUIS, MO — St. Louis area high school students are developing an app or a video game that could be a game changer in breaking down social barriers. The group “Common Circles” organized a two-day workshop for students from seven local high schools. They were challenged to work with teens from other parts of the area and develop innovative technology to increase empathy and reduce bias. It was an experience many students called eye-opening. “It’s a completely mind-blowing experience.  […]

  • SSM Health Medical Minute – Club Foot occurs in 1/1000 births

    Club foot is a birth defect in which the foot is twisted out of shape or position. Clubfoot is a fairly common birth defect thought to affect 1 in 1,000 births. It is usually an isolated problem for an otherwise healthy newborn. Clubfoot can be mild or severe and about half of children born with the deformity have it in both feet. Clubfoot is usually twisted downward and inward, increasing the arch and turning the heel inward. But the foot […]

  • Pay It Forward – High school student creates one stop shopping for kids in need

    ST. CLAIR, Mo. – On this edition of Pay It Forward, we’re honoring a local high school student who has a big heart for other students; a young lady dedicated to operating a unique, one-stop-shop for kids in need. At St. Clair High School, a free closet has been created for under-resourced students. Senior student Natalie Click is passionate about taking care of the closet every day. She gets donations of new and slightly used clothing. Guidance counselor Emily Sharratt […]

  • SSM Health Medical Minute – Treatment options for endometriosis

    Actress Lena Dunham recently revealed she underwent a hysterectomy in hopes of relieving her endometriosis pain. But an SSM Health surgeon in St. Louis says the measure chosen by Dunham is not nearly as common as other remedies. Endometriosis is a condition in which the tissue that normally lines the uterus grows outside the uterus. “That condition can lead to or be associated with pain and or infertility in the general population. It’s thought to be 1 in 10 women,” […]

  • Grant’s Farm in mourning after death of beloved elephant

    ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Mo. – Tuesday was a day of mourning at Grant’s Farm in South St. Louis County. Bud, a 34-year-old African Elephant, died over the weekend from a respiratory infection. Bud had delighted visitors to Grant’s Farm sine 1986. In 2014, when Fox 2’s Tim Ezell and Margie Ellisor were doing a live shot from Grant’s Farm and talking with Angie Devouse, the animal curator at Grant’s Farm, Bud showed off his friendliness. Bud was very friendly around […]

  • Man charged with raping, impregnating 11-year-old

    ST. CHARLES COUNTY, Mo. – The St. Charles County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office charged a St. Louis County man with raping and impregnating an 11-year-old, who later gave birth as a result. According to the probable cause statement from the O’Fallon Police Department, the incidents occurred between April 19, 2017 and May 11, 2017 at a home on Downing Street. O’Fallon police spoke with the victim, who said the defendant, identified as 32-year-old Cornelius Lee Page, had forced intercourse with her […]

  • SSM Health Medical Minute – Hidden Scar Breast Surgery

    SSM Health in St. Louis announced today that all breast surgeons associated with its six adult acute care hospitals have been recognized as Hidden Scar® Certified Surgeons for Hidden Scar® breast cancer surgery. This designates SSM Health as a System of Excellence for Hidden Scar® breast cancer surgery – a first in the state of Missouri and fourth in the nation to receive this certification. This advanced approach to breast cancer surgery hides scars, minimizing the daily emotional reminder of […]

  • Trump tours Boeing, stumps for Hawley in St. Louis visit

    BRIDGETON, Mo. – President Trump says his tax reforms have improved the economy in Missouri. Trump visited St. Louis Wednesday to tour the Boeing plant in north St. Louis County and hold a roundtable discussion with business leaders. President Trump called St. Louis “a great place; a place that was really good to me.” He visited Boeing in north St. Louis on Wednesday, saying it’s a great company and he said the U.S. makes the best fighter jets in the world. Air […]

  • 1 killed, 6 injured in deadly Imperial accident

    IMPERIAL, MO – A woman is dead and six others are injured, including four children after a multi-vehicle crash in imperial. Dan Gray reported live from Imperial with the latest from investigators. Bommarito Automotive SkyFox was over the scene showing two of the four cars directly involved. The Highway Patrol says a red Chevy Impala heading northbound on 61-67 crossed over a lane while it was on a curve and hit a white GMC Yukon head on. “The driver of the passenger car that crossed over […]