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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
  • Masked robber holds up entire Tower Grove South bar

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. — A terrifying night for customers and staff at a Tower Grove South bar as an armed man walked into the Grey Fox Pub and robbed the south St. Louis establishment. According to a spokesperson for the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department, the robbery happened Thursday just before midnight. A witness said the suspect walked in with the gun already drawn. He told everyone to get on the floor and then demanded money. There were 12 people […]

  • SSM Health Medical Minute – What happens after being treated for stroke?

    ST. LOUIS – Last week, Dan Gray shared his personal story of narrowly avoiding a stroke in May 2019. He was lucky. Following an interview with SSM Health neurologist Dr. Nirnajan Singh, he recalled a sudden onset of unsteadiness and loss of balance, along with profuse sweating. The next thing he knew, he had fallen to the ground. Dr. Singh was immediately by his side to evaluate his sudden spell. Dan was at SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital, a certified stroke […]

  • Plane makes emergency landing in St. Louis due to unruly passenger

    ST. LOUIS – An American Airlines flight made an emergency landing at St. Louis-Lambert International Airport Tuesday afternoon because of an unruly passenger. Flight 2434, an Airbus A321 with 118 passengers and 6 crew, traveling from Phoenix to New York JFK, landed without incident at Lambert.  The plane taxied to a gate, where law enforcement officials met the plane and took the passenger into custody. Once the plane is cleared by authorities, the flight will resume its trip to New […]

  • 18-month-old improving after being shot in Castle Point home

    ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Mo. – Family of an 18-month-old who was shot Monday night in north St. Louis County said the child is doing well just one day after the shooting. Police are still searching for the person who fired into the family’s home and have asked for the public’s help in finding those responsible. At least two shots were fired at the home on Duke Drive around 8:30 p.m. A bullet hole could be seen in the front of […]

  • Roundabouts planned for Natural Bridge Road in north St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS – Roundabouts have been popping up at intersections throughout the St. Louis area for years and more are being proposed for the city. Members of the public have been invited to share their opinions on the road changes. A historically high number of serious and fatal accidents along Natural Bridge Road and similar roads in the city can be attributed to speeding. Officials have proposed placing a roundabout at intersections like Natural Bridge Road, Salisbury, and Parnell. Other […]

  • St. Peters man struck and killed outside Toyota manufacturing plant in Troy, Missouri

    TROY, Mo. – The Missouri State Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal accident after a St. Peters man was struck and killed Thursday morning outside the Toyota manufacturing plant where he worked. The accident happened just after 7 a.m. along Cherry Blossom Way at a crosswalk that connects the plant to an employee parking lot. Fox 2 has learned that other crashes have been reported at the site in recent years. State police said the victim, identified as 60-year-old Dennis […]

  • SSM Health Medical Minute – How Dan Gray narrowly avoided a stroke

    ST. LOUIS – The brain requires a constant supply of oxygen in order to properly function. Since brain cells being to die after just a few minutes without blood or oxygen, even a brief interruption in this supply can cause irreparable damage. FOX 2’s Dan Gray got lucky. Last year while at SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital interviewing Dr. Niranjan Singh, an SSM Health neurologist, about the signs of stroke, Dan finished the interview and suddenly felt very light-headed. Time is […]

  • Community rallies around student graduating early as he battles leukemia

    WENTZVILLE, Mo. – It was a bittersweet graduation ceremony Tuesday as Wentzville Holt High presented one special senior with their diploma. The school community poured out their love to 17-year-old Sullivan “Sulley” Menne, who has been battling leukemia since the summer after his freshman year. The doctors said recently they have run out of options and he was given a few weeks to live. Hundreds of friends, students, and family members gathered in the school auditorium for a tribute, which […]

  • Carpenters union and NAACP call to revive privatization of St. Louis Airport

    ST. LOUIS – Leaders of the carpenters union and the local NAACP are calling on St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson to revive the idea of studying the privatization of St. Louis-Lambert International Airport after putting a halt to the study last month. The St. Louis-Kansas City Carpenters Regional Council and the St. Louis NAACP said the mayor ended the process without giving the public a chance to see the proposals from several companies interested in operating the airport, which would […]

  • Dr. John’s adult store in Manchester closes; founder plans to appeal

    MANCHESTER, Mo. – A controversial adult store in Manchester closed Friday after battling the city over zoning requirements. John Haltom, the founder of Dr. John’s Lingerie and Novelty Boutique, said business was good at his store on Manchester Road but he decided to close it following a decision by a St. Louis County Circuit Court judge. The lingerie and boutique store opened last spring under an agreement that it would only sell apparel and accessories not novelties. But the City […]

  • St. Louis Rams PSL refunds mailed out today

    ST. LOUIS – One lawsuit against NFL team owner Stan Kroenke has been settled over his decision to move the Rams from St. Louis to Los Angeles.  Now, payments are on the way for personal seat licenses holders for St. Louis’ former football team. The agreement calls for more than 11,000 PSL owners to receive 30 percent of the price they paid for the tickets. Nearly $14 million was mailed out on January 2. PSL holders filed a class-action lawsuit […]

  • SSM Health Medical Minute – Home sleep testing kit

    ST. LOUIS – “This goes into the nose so this is how we detect airflow,” said Loretta Colvin, ACNP/Nurse Practitioner Sleep Clinic SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital. A home sleep testing kit is becoming more popular it includes sensors that go in the nose around the waist and on a finger.  SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital sleep nurse practitioner Loretta Colvin says the home device is accurate and affordable. “We’re seeing more of an interest in cost savings from insures […]

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