Kurt LaBelle

Reporter

"The Fan Show" on KPLR-TV is what brought Kurt LaBelle back to his hometown of St. Louis. Kurt was hired in March 2006 as the producer of the new Sunday night sports show. His responsibilities now include reporting for News 11 at 7pm

Before coming back to St. Louis in 2006, Kurt spent five years in Quincy, Illinois, as the weekend sports and weather anchor for KHQA. Kurt produced, wrote, edited and anchored his sportscasts for the late night 10:00 weekend news shows. For three of his five years, Kurt also produced and anchored the weather on the weekend newscasts. During the week, Kurt was a one-man-band reporter/photographer and packaged franchise sports stories, including "Plays of the Week" and "Scholar Athlete of the Week."

Kurt is a Boston College graduate with a degree in Broadcast Communications. At BC, Kurt was the assistant director of the only sketch comedy club on campus. Kurt co-wrote, filmed and directed three different short comedic films for the group. Kurt also was a member of intramural hockey and other sports as well. Prior to that, Kurt graduated from St. Louis University High School with honors. At SLUH, Kurt played four years of varsity hockey and received Mid-States Hockey Association Third Team All-State honors his senior year and honorable mention his junior year.

Kurt's interests include anything involving the sport of hockey: ice hockey, roller hockey, bubble hockey etc. Other interests are softball, skating, poker, movies, theater, baseball, racquetball, running, barbecuing, and spending time with his family and friends in St. Louis.

You can watch Kurt Labelle on News 11 weeknights at 7pm.

Recent Articles

  • Meet the O’Fallon Crush

    Posted on: 7:45 pm, September 15, 2013, by , updated on: 07:00pm, September 15, 2013

    ST. LOUIS, MO. (KPLR) – Time now for our Papa John’s Team Of The Week. Remember, all you need to...
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  • Meet The MICDS Field Hockey Team

    Posted on: 7:50 pm, September 8, 2013, by , updated on: 07:16pm, September 8, 2013

    ST. LOUIS, MO. (KPLR) – Time now for our Papa John’s Team Of The Week. Remember, all you need to...
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  • Meet the Kirkwood St.Louis Bulldogs

    Posted on: 8:28 pm, September 1, 2013, by , updated on: 08:25pm, September 1, 2013

    ST. LOUIS, MO. (KPLR) – Time now for our Papa John’s Team Of The Week. Remember, all you need to...
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  • Jim Powers, high school sport expert

    Posted on: 8:53 pm, August 25, 2013, by , updated on: 05:39pm, August 25, 2013

    (KPLR) – Jim Powers was the special guest on Sunday Sports Extra, with Kurt LaBelle. Powers talked with Kurt about...
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  • Show Me Your Hits Volleyball Team

    Posted on: 7:45 pm, August 25, 2013, by , updated on: 05:38pm, August 25, 2013

    ST. LOUIS, MO. (KPLR) – Time now for our Papa John’s Team Of The Week. Remember, all you need to...
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  • Meet the Fire Breathing Bunnies

    Posted on: 7:59 pm, August 18, 2013, by , updated on: 06:29pm, August 18, 2013

    ST. LOUIS, MO. (KPLR) – Time now for our Papa John’s Team Of The Week. Remember, all you need to...
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  • High school football players enjoying cooler summer temps

    Posted on: 6:48 pm, August 14, 2013, by

    KIRKWOOD, MO (KTVI)– High school sports began their training camps this week. Thanks to Mother Nature, football programs have it...
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  • Pink Shooting Stars have winning on their mind

    Posted on: 7:32 pm, August 11, 2013, by , updated on: 06:19pm, August 11, 2013

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – Time now for our Papa John’s Team Of The Week. Remember, all you need to...
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  • Real Madrid arrives in St. Louis

    Posted on: 9:37 pm, August 8, 2013, by

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)– Real Madrid has touched down in St. Louis. Soccer will take over the Edward Jones dome...
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  • Sod delivered to Edward Jones Dome for soccer match

    Posted on: 3:18 pm, August 7, 2013, by , updated on: 03:11pm, August 7, 2013

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – The Edward Jones Dome transformation into a soccer stadium with real grass is underway. Grounds...
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  • Shooting Stars softball team wins First Place

    Posted on: 7:45 pm, August 4, 2013, by , updated on: 03:39pm, August 4, 2013

      ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – Time now for our Papa John’s Team Of The Week. Remember, all you need...
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  • FBI & police searching for serial bank robber

    Posted on: 6:12 pm, August 2, 2013, by

    WELDON SPRING, MO (KTVI) – A man flashed a gun as he robbed a St. Charles County bank. Police say...
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