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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
  • SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital gets large grant for research in childhood cancer

    Good news for SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital in St. Louis and its fight against childhood cancer.   The hospital has received more than $96,000 from the St. Baldrick’s Foundation.  The foundation is the largest private funder of childhood cancer research grants.  Cardinal Glennon is using the money for clinical trials to find cures for many cancers.   “We’re the only institution in St. Louis that received that this year and it provides infrastructure for our clinical research projects so we […]

  • SSM Health Medical Minute: Oncology expansion better serves children and families at SSM Health Cardinal Glennon

    ST. LOUIS – Each year, approximately 70 children in the greater St. Louis metropolitan area are diagnosed with cancer and seek treatment at SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital. Nationally-acclaimed doctors provide the most advanced and compassionate care to children suffering from cancer and other blood-borne diseases. The hospital’s new inpatient cancer unit was recently unveiled last June featuring: 18 expanded and updated treatment rooms, complete with individual bathroom and shower facilities, and comfortable sleeper sofas so parents may spend the […]

  • Hazelwood police get a new K-9 officer from the Netherlands

    HAZELWOOD, Mo. – A new crimefighter is on the streets in Hazelwood and all she asks in return for her work is to play with a tennis ball. Fox 2/News 11’s Dan Gray reported from the Hazelwood Police Department to introduce us to “K-9 Jessie.” K-9 Jessie has been on duty here at the Hazelwood Police Department since November and already has found illegal drugs here in Hazelwood and found evidence while working DEA agents. She is a 15-month-old Belgian Malinois born […]

  • TSA agents in St. Louis working without pay, while furloughed workers protest shut down

    ST. LOUIS – As the partial federal government shut down affects hundreds of thousands of families across the country a handful of St. Louisans rallied Monday in frustration. TSA employees are expected to work without pay during the federal government shut down because they are considered essential.  So far it appears to have had very little impact on TSA operations St. Louis Lambert International Airport. According to media reports from various cities, TSA which is responsible for operating security checkpoints […]

  • Two dead, one injured after north St. Louis shooting

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Two men are dead and another is injured after a shooting in north St. Louis. According to Officer Michelle Woodling, a spokeswoman for the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department, police received several calls about a shooting around 1:30 p.m. outside an apartment building in the 5600 block of Minerva, located in the Hamilton Heights neighborhood. That is where officers found three men suffering from gunshot wounds. One of the victims was conscious and taken to an […]

  • SSM Health Medical Minute: Cancer leads heart disease as leading cause of death in US

    ST. LOUIS – An important transition is happening across the United States: Cancer was the leading cause of death in more counties than 13 years earlier. A new study published in the Annals of Internal Medicine suggests that from 2003 to 2015, the rates of mortality due to heart disease declined by 28% overall. SSM Health Medical Group oncologist, Dr. Mansoor UI Haq says that cardiovascular awareness is high. Heart disease signals and signs mean more patients seek treatment for heart […]

  • Pay It Forward: Belleville woman organizes neighborhood watch to make community safer

    BELLEVILLE, Ill. – When a violent crime happened in a Belleville neighborhood one woman led the charge to make her community safer. The Ogles neighborhood in the west end of Belleville has one of the largest Neighborhood Watch programs in Illinois. Cindy Bingham started the program after the neighborhood was rocked by a shooting five years ago. Approximately 30 families joined the program at the time. At present, the Ogles Watch Neighborhood Association represents about 1,500 families. Bingham’s neighbor and […]

  • SSM Health Medical Minute: Winter sports safety

      ST. LOUIS – An increase in ankle, wrist, and thumb injuries are what are the most common injuries during the winter months. “I’ve seen a lot of injuries this year so far, with a lot of elderly people falling from not really taking care of their driveways, making sure they’re clear,” says Dr. Christopher Palmer, an orthopedic surgeon at SSM Health St. Clare Hospital in Fenton. Winter injuries among young people come from skiing, snowboarding, and sledding. Dr. Palmer says […]

  • St. Louis Children’s Hospital sets up free store so families of patients can do their holiday shopping

    ST. LOUIS – Many parents with children in the hospital aren’t able to leave to do any holiday shopping. But St. Louis Children’s Hospital is bringing the store to parents! Not only that, it’s a free store too – set up so families can do their holiday shopping without leaving the hospital. The hospital seeks donations from organizations and individuals all year long so parents can have a wide variety of gifts to choose from to get for their children. […]

  • SSM Health Medical Minute: How to have a healthy holiday

    ST. LOUIS – SSM Health family medicine physician Dr. Suzy Davis says regular exercise helps to stay healthy during the holidays. “Take a brisk walk. Most time here in St. Louis we will have temperate weather enough that you can go take a nice 30-minute walk with some of your family. Catch up; get some exercise,” she said. “So you need to continue your exercise that’s another way to keep your battery charged and keep yourself healthier during the holidays.” Davis […]

  • Charges filed in July 4, 2016 double murder; suspect in custody in Kentucky

    ST. LOUIS – The St. Louis Circuit Attorney’s Office charged a 27-year-old man Wednesday in connection with a double murder that happened on the Fourth of July in 2016. According to Office Michelle Woodling, a spokeswoman for the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department, the murder took place inside and outside of Mama Minnie’s Market on the corner of W. Page Boulevard and Pendleton Avenue. Surveillance video showed two gunmen go into the business and open fire, killing 31-year-old Samuel Jackson […]

  • SSM Health Medical Minute: How to prevent winter injuries

    St. Louis – Falling snow often leads to falling people…young and old. In tonight’s SSM Health Medical Minute Dan Gray reports on common winter injuries and how to prevent them. An increase in ankle wrist and thumb injuries are what orthopedic surgeons see during winter, “I’ve seen a lot of injuries this year so far with a lot of elderly people falling from not really taking care of their driveways making sure they’re clear,” said Doctor Christopher Palmer, Orthopedic Surgeon […]