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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
  • Starbucks drive for musical instruments for children underway

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – A place known for perking you up wants to make a play for your old musical instruments. The 10th annual Starbucks music for lifelong achievement drive is running now through October 26th. ‘There are 29 participating locations in the St. Louis area and donate those to a child in need,’ says Chris Peimann, the Sheldon Director of Marketing and Publicity.  ‘So we will take those instruments and refurbish them if necessary and make any repairs and […]

  • Ballpark Village prepping for Red October

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – Tracy Thoma and Kevin Kettman just returned from a vacation in New Orleans, but not before stopping at ballpark village on their way home. ‘Well I don’t know if I made him stop but I wanted him to stop because I’m a huge Cardinal fan,’ says Tracy Thoma. This is the fourth year in a row for the cardinals in the postseason, but ballpark village’s first. ‘When they announce times for the Dodgers games we’ll have […]

  • Hurricane Katrina lessons applied to rivers around St. Louis

    (KTVI)– Two men instrumental in the New Orleans redesign after Hurricane Katrina are familiar to Washington University students. Patrick Clark takes on a ride on the Stateamind AquaFox down the Mississippi with the professors trying to get this region to look towards its future.

  • Engineers gather in St. Louis for military testing systems convention

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – Some of the greatest engineers in the world are gathered in the gateway city this week for the IEEE Autotest. It’s a conference sponsored by the institute of electrical and electronic engineers. ‘The problem is that too many people are enamored with the prime equipment, the fighter aircraft and the fire controlled radar and the missiles,’ says Bob Rassa, IEEE Chairman.  ‘They don’t think that the test systems that support it are just as sophisticated.’ Bob […]

  • Polar Express coming to St. Louis for the holidays

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – The first signs of winter were noticed in downtown today. ‘Not every day do we get a reindeer out here,’ says Tom Lyons of Lodging Hospitality Management. Santa’s little helpers were enough to bring a crowd of nearby office workers out for pictures and the news that trains will be returning and departing from union station. ‘You know the power of imagination that dreams really can come true and bringing the polar express train ride to […]

  • Stray Rescue issues Dog Treat Challenge

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)-The ALS Ice Bucket challenge has generated a lot of interest online and around the world. Now Stray Rescue of St. Louis is getting in on the action with their “Dog Treat Challenge.” The concept is simple. Eat a dog treat and donate $10 or don’t eat a dog treat and donate $100. Take a video on your snacking and post in on social media. Use the hashtag #SRDogTreatChallenge. The money will go to the Sidney Strum […]

  • “I Love Ferguson” group pledging financial support to help city heal

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI)– A group of Ferguson residents and business owners are putting their financial support behind their city. Friday a community group called “I love Ferguson” presented a $5,000 check to help small businesses affected by last month’s civil unrest. More than 10,000 yard signs have been handed out. Requests have come in from as far away as Hong Kong, Denmark and France for the signs. Friday the group handed over the check for $5,000 through the sale of […]

  • Warrenton community helps travelers stranded from accident

    WARRENTON, MO (KTVI)– Out of tragedy also comes a story of the giving nature of people. Fox-2’s Patrick Clark shows us how an entire community went on a mission of mercy to help people stranded in the traffic back-up caused by the accident.

  • Belleville meat processor to attempt world record for Bratwurst

    BELLEVILLE, IL (KPLR) – Mabel and Larry Schubert have been the best when it comes to wurst. ‘That’s a hog casing,’ says Larry Schubert, owner of Schubert`s Processing.  ‘It`s a natural intestine from a pig.’ So it’s no surprise the award winning Schubert should be the ones to build the biggest bratwurst in the United States. ‘So we did 50 footer first,’ says Schubert.  ‘We used the collagen casing and our fire was too hot and it just didn’t work.’ […]

  • Boat towing service operating on the Mississippi River

    ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO (KPLR) – The Mississippi river has been a steady part of John Bloch’s life. ‘I’ve been boating on this river since I was a year old,’ says John Bloch, the President Bloch Marine Service. ‘My Dad had boats and fixed up boats from when I was quite young.’ So it made since that years later Bloch would begin his own boat repair service and offer the services of a good old fashioned tow truck, on water. […]

  • Forest Park to host St. Louis Symphony concert

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – Forest Park is the site of two big music events as the park cleans up after this past weekend’s LouFest. Now the park is getting ready for music on the other end of the scale. News 11’s Patrick Clark reports the St. Louis Symphony is getting tuned up for a big outdoor concert.

  • MERS Goodwill using solar panels at St. Peters store

    ST. PETERS, MO (KTVI)– A sultry September day suits them just fine in St. Peters, Missouri at the MERS Goodwill store. “When we looked at the utilities that about 15 percent of the power of the sun,” says Mark Kahrs, the MERS Goodwill Executive Vice President of Retail.  “It was really just something for the long-term and since we own this building, we’re planning on being here for 30 years or more that was going to work out nicely for […]

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