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After working in Los Angeles for nearly eight years, Patrick Clark has returned home to report for News 11 at . His work also airs on KTVI FOX 2. Patrick is an Emmy award winning television news reporter/anchor/host. He is most recently known as the host of HGTV's "Offbeat America." Seen in more than 100-million homes, the series on Home & Garden Television celebrates the offbeat spirit of America's homeowners. Traveling the 50 states, Patrick uncovered the most amazing people, places and plants this country has to offer. "Tall and blond with sparkling blue eyes, the host you see on Home and Garden TV is the same guy you meet in person: an enthusiastic, easy-going, young man with a zeal for traveling and a gift for meeting people and making them feel comfortable." (Decatur Magazine) Patrick's gift of conversation with everyday people is evident as he interviews people with extraordinary life experiences. Before joining HGTV, Patrick was host of G4's "Pulse." The series took a weekly look into the world of interactive gaming and technology. He has also been featured on the ABC Family Channel, and All News Channel, and served as a correspondent for the Cartoon Network.

Prior to his hosting experience, Patrick was a television reporter and sports anchor in St. Louis at KPLR and KDNL. He has also spent time as an adjunct professor at Southern Illinois University, and he wrote a weekly column for the St. Louis Post Dispatch website. He began his broadcasting career in radio as an on-air host and program director at a children's radio station WFUN.

A music lover, Patrick spends his spare time composing new music. In 1994 he released a children's album "Moo Moo Vacation." While working in television , Clark released two more albums: "None The Worse For The Better", an album critics say, "Finds joy in unexpected places." (St. Louis Post Dispatch) and "American Maid." Among the featured songs were the title track " American Maid" and the popular television station theme and Emmy Award-winner "The Night is Young," which was used in St. Louis, MO, Dayton, OH, and Knoxville, TN. Both albums were released on the Tinker Records label. Thrilled to be back on St. Louis television and involved in the local music scene, his band (The Patrick Clark Band) will release their latest CD "Spiraling Towards Madness" in August 2010. A mix of pop, and singer/songwriter alternative rock. You can find more information at his website www.patrickclark.tv.

Recent Articles
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    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – A parachutist who got stuck on a broadcast tower Thursday Night is safe after being rescued by the Mehlville high angle Rope and Rescue Team. Authorities say Timothy Church was charged with trespassing on private property after he  climbed the KETC broadcast tower in South county and tried to base jump off of it.  His parachute became entangled in a guide-wire and church was left dangling in mid-air before using his mobile phone to call […]

  • Striking images of Oscar Taveras’ funeral from the Dominican Republic

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Cardinals Nation continues to mourn the loss of outfielder Oscar Taveras. He was killed Sunday in a car accident in the Dominican Republic. Reporters from the St. Louis Post-Dispatch were there as family and friends said goodbye.  This video contains some of the images from Taveras’ funeral.

  • St. Louis getting more stores to feed late-night munchies

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – Strange Donuts are stirring things up with their new Kirkwood location. With AM hours until they run out, and 9pm to midnight hours, they`re hoping for the same sweet success from the morning will extend to the evening. “In Maplewood especially, there`s a lot of teens to 20 something`s so late nights are really popular,” says Adam Russell, the social media coordinator for Strange Donuts. “Here I think it`s going to take people a minute […]

  • Lucky office! Third South St. Louis real estate agent wins the lottery

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  • Bands stopping in St. Louis are having equipment stolen

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – St. Louis might be hitting a sour note with band’s passing through town. Monday rap artist Spose posted a note to fans saying $30,000 of gear was stolen from his van. “Midtown area 3100 block of Olive, we had a vehicle broken into,” confirms Capt. Dan Howard, a St. Louis Police Commander District 4.  “I can think of three in the last couple weeks, where it appears to me and us, that band equipment is […]

  • Stainless steel gets too hot for workers checking the arch for corrosion

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – U.S. Park service officials call it a condition assessment of the Gateway Arch. But, that might be an understatement of the Intrados. That`s the interior curved surface of the famous structure. Monday, repellers were trying to go where no man has set foot before. Sunday a team was able to repel from the top of the 630 foot tall landmark down the North leg to the ground. Along the way, they checked every weld on […]

  • Fall foliage tourism to start as colors turn

    GRAFTON, MO (KTVI) – Recent wet weather means it`s been a greener fall, later in the season.    But, at both the Grafton Harbor and Alton Marina there are more boat trips scheduled with many of the haunted cruises and fall color cruises selling out. Tourism is up for the region which includes Northern Madison, Jersey and Calhoun Counties. They`ve seen a huge increase they believe due to the weather and folks finding out about just how great the great […]

  • The intersection of hip-hop & chess in the Central West End

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  • President Carter brings new Middle East peace initiative to Illinois College

    JACKSONVILLE, IL (KPLR) – For Illinois College senior Nicholas Hommowun, today`s speech by a former president was eye-opening. ‘He`s just so energetic about what he does about trying to make changes,’ says Nicholas Hommowun, a math education major.  ‘It`s exciting to see.’ The 39th president gave a lecture on the Jacksonville, Illinois campus today to a capacity crowd. ‘I`m very grateful this afternoon to be here and being associated with this great college,’ says Former President Jimmy Carter. Carter was […]

  • 1999 Rams reunite for “Greatest Show on Turf”

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – The 1999 Rams reunited at the Union Station on Sunday, in downtown St. Louis. It was  a reunion of the “Greatest Show on Turf.” The event was held as the 1999 Rams marked the 15th anniversary of their Super Bowl season. Coaches Dick Vermeil and Mike Martz were in attendance. Quarterback Kurt Warner, Running Back Marshall Faulk and Wide Receivers, Isaac Bruce and Torry Holt also took part in the festivities.

  • Rain dampens practice for the Cardinals ahead of first NLCS game

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – This afternoon, Joe Abernathy was keeping the cover on his infield. “So we doubt that we’ll get any batting practice out here,” says Joe Abernathy, the St. Louis Cardinals VP of Stadium Operations. “But the guys should get some of their throwing stuff in, as long as they can tolerate this cold San Francisco like weather that we’re having here today.” If the Giants leave their hearts in San Francisco, they’d better remember to pack […]

  • City guides helping fans and visitors during NLDS

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