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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
  • Documentary “89 Blocks” shows football’s impact on East St. Louis players, community

    EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. – The East St. Louis High School football team will be in the national television spotlight Sunday. “89 Blocks” is the title of a documentary that chronicles the East St. Louis Flyers undefeated championship season in 2016.  It also tells the story how in one of America’s poorest and most dangerous cities, football is a reprieve for the players. When they step on the field, the challenges that face them and their community can be forgotten […]

  • Former St. Louis TV reporter played a role in bringing down Charles Manson

    ST. LOUIS – The death of Charles Manson reminds a former St. Louis television journalist about how he played a role in bringing down Manson. Fox 2/news 11’s Dan gray talks with al Wiman about finding critical evidence thrown away by the killers. In 1969 Al Wiman was with KABC Channel 7 in Los Angeles. His TV crew was the first on the scene of the horrific Manson murders. We had no idea we thought maybe it was a murder suicide when we […]

  • Local business leaders sleep on the streets to raise awareness for teen homelessness

    ST. LOUIS – About 37 business executives bundled up in coats and sleeping bags to fight the cold overnight as wind chill temperatures dipped into the 20s. For these local entrepreneurs, it was a cold and uncomfortable lesson in homelessness. “I woke up a lot of times. I would roll over cause I was uncomfortable. I felt the wind going through my cardboard box,” said Peter Leibold, Ascension Health. Leibold was shocked when he heard more than 3,000 young people […]

  • Massive warehouse fire destroys businesses, while posing serious health risk

    ST. LOUIS – As the massive fire in south St. Louis rages, there are side effects that the St. Louis Fire Department is warning the public and businesses in the area. The warehouse fire is entering its 8th hour of burning, the public and nearby businesses are being warned about the pollutants in the air from the fire.  Area businesses and residents are being told to turn off their heating and air conditioning units to limit their exposure to the […]

  • Driver wounded in road rage incident near Hanley and I-64 intersection

    RICHMOND HEIGHTS, Mo. – A man was shot and wounded on the outer road near Hanley Road and Interstate 64 in Richmond Heights Tuesday.  Police said the shooting was the result of a road rage incident. Around 1:00 p.m., two drivers, one in a white van and the other in a passenger car, got into a verbal argument while at a a stop light waiting to turn west from Hanley Road onto the North Outer Road. Police said that the […]

  • SSM Health Medical Minute: The importance of getting a second opinion

    The American Heart Association suggests people inquire about a second opinion if they are told they need heart surgery. People have little hesitation to get a second opinion about their car, house or when making a large purchase, but with their health we often just rely on what a single physician tells us. The AHA recommends it because other options may exist and the best way to do it is to get other physician opinions. Dr. Richard Lee, SLUCare Cardiac […]

  • Father, step-mother accused of starving boy to death plead not guilty

    JERSEYVILLE, Ill. – A father and step-mother who are charged with starving their six-year-old boy to death pleaded not guilty Monday. Residents of Jerseyville, where the boy’s family lives, are still stunned and saddened over the death and they are demanding justice Prosecutors says that six-year old Liam Roberts was murdered by starvation and weighed just 17 pounds when he died. Earlier this month, his father took him from the home to a hospital where he was pronounced dead. The […]

  • SSM Health Medical Minute: New option for asthmatics

    ST. LOUIS – A new option for people suffering with severe asthma is being offered at SSM Health SLU Hospital that is giving patients a breath of fresh air. It’s called Bronchial Thermoplasty, a revolutionary and long-lasting relief for asthma patients. Dr. David Stoeckel, SLUCare pulmonologist at SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital, is offering this procedure. An estimated 25 million people in the U.S. suffer from asthma – a respiratory disease that causes the airways in the lungs to narrow […]

  • Behind the scenes: Surgeons help St. Louis Zoo lemur with broken arm

    ST. LOUIS, MO — A lemur with a broken arm. It’s a big problem for a little monkey who lives in trees. Go behind the scenes at the St. Louis Zoo Hospital where an injured lemur needs her cast removed. It’s not something you see every day at the St. Louis Zoo. A lemur wearing a bright blue cast. The Friday before Memorial Day Alika fell somehow and broke her arm. She is 17-and-a-half years old, about 55 in people years, and […]

  • 1 man dead after SUV slams into tree along Germania in south city

    ST. LOUIS – A man is dead and a woman is recovering after crashing their vehicle into a tree in south St. Louis. The accident happened on Germania Street near Maeze Court, just north of the River Des Peres. Police said a dark-colored GMC Terrain slammed head-on into a tree on the northside of Germania. The vehicle’s engine was pushed all the way into the dashboard. The man in the vehicle was pronounced dead at the scene. The woman was […]

  • St. Charles County residents oppose proposed trash transfer station

    ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO – A “NIMBY” protest may be getting support from a St. Charles County government department. Some residents are saying ‘not in my backyard’ to a proposed trash transfer station.  Fox 2/News 11’s Dan Gray reported from our news bureau at the St. Charles Family Arena with new information on the opposition. Residents who live in an unincorporated area of St. Charles County say they’ve received letters from the county last week making them aware of the proposed development where […]

  • Father, step-mother charged with murder after child starved to death

    JERSEYVILLE, IL – Two adults have been charged with first-degree murder after the death of a six-year old boy from extreme malnourishment. Jerseyville police were called to the Jersey Community Hospital on Friday, November 3, 2017 in response to the child’s death. The boy lived in Jerseyville with his father, Michael Roberts, 42, step-mother Georgena Roberts, 42, three siblings, and two step siblings. The police determined that the deceased six-year old and a seven-year old were deprived of food by […]