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.
RICHMOND HEIGHTS, Mo. – SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital in Richmond Heights is expanding and inviting the public to take a tour of its newly expanded emergency room. The 9,000 square-foot emergency room will increase the number of patient rooms from 38 to 50. There’s also additional space for triage, private rooms for behavioral health, and an addition of two resuscitation and trauma rooms. Additional staff will be added, too. Travis Capers, president of SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital, said […]
CHESTERFIELD, Mo. – Fox 2 and KPLR 11 are kicking off our Spirit of St. Louis campaign! We encourage you to donate to our three featured charities: Casa of St. Louis, the Humane Society of Missouri, and Pathways to Progress. And we invite you to enter to win a car, truck, or SUV, courtesy of Bommarito Automotive Group. Today, we’re shining a spotlight on the work of Pathways to Progress, which is part of Catholic Charities. The program helps families […]
ST. LOUIS – A warning for parents. Anaphylaxis is a serious, life-threatening allergic reaction from exposure to tree nuts, peanuts, fish, shellfish, eggs or mile or insect stings. If you think your child is having an allergic reaction, giving them antihistamines like Benedryl or Claritin can delay their severe reactions and therefore the emergency treatment they need. Anaphylaxis symptoms usually occur within minutes of exposure to an allergen, however, it can occur a half-hour or longer after exposure. Researchers reviewed […]
FORISTELL, Mo. – The first major snowfall of the season is causing plenty of heartache for drivers across Missouri and Illinois ahead of Monday afternoon rush hour. The Missouri Department of Transportation reported eastbound Interstate 70 had been closed in Foristell just past highways T and W for an accident involving a tractor-trailer. Earlier that afternoon, a Spanish Lake firefighter was injured following an accident on Highway 367 in Black Jack. According to the Black Jack Fire Protection District, the […]
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – An Edwardsville High School student threatened to bring a gun to school, the second such incident to occur this week. District officials said Thursday morning’s incident is not connected to what happened earlier this week when rumors of a threat proved to be false. That came after a racial slur posted on social media. On Thursday, the district said a group of students reported they heard another student say that he would bring a gun to school. […]
ST. LOUIS – Healing Touch is a complementary mode for facilitating healing. This relaxing, nurturing therapy works with your energy field to balance your physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual well-being while supporting your body’s natural ability to self-heal. In a Healing Touch session, the care provider places their hands on and over the body’s natural chakras, or energy points, to clear the patient’s energy field. “I always ask the patient if they would like to be touched or hands-off,” said Lori […]
ST. LOUIS – There are new traffic rules for dropping off passengers at St. Louis-Lambert International Airport at Terminal 2’s departures. The new plan is designed to speed up the process, with a goal of doubling passenger drop-offs. The new plan went into effect two weeks ago and there is no more angled parking. Drivers now pull-thru parallel to the curb. It is similar to what’s most commonly used at other airports. The new pattern can accommodate about 40 vehicles […]
LAKE ST. LOUIS, Mo. – The newly renovated 14-bed Step-Down Unit at SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital in Lake St. Louis opened just a few weeks ago. The new unit is equipped for a transition from intensive to inpatient care and address higher acuity overflow. The Step-Down Unit helps address the care needs of patients who fall between the needs of intensive care and inpatient care. By staffing these rooms at higher ratios than traditional inpatient rooms, patients are provided […]
FESTUS, Mo. – A Jefferson County school district has an outbreak of whooping cough. So far, more than a dozen cases have been reported. Pertussis or whooping cough began to appear at the Festus High School and Intermediate School around mid-October. Health officials say whooping cough is a serious bacterial illness. District officials say 59 students have reported symptoms: 15 have tested positive for whooping cough, while 22 tested negative, and 22 were waiting for results. Fourteen of the students […]
ST. LOUIS – Thousands of golfers will be playing in downtown St. Louis this weekend as Busch Stadium transforms into a golf course. More than five thousand golfers are expected to play on this one-of-a-kind, 9-hole golf course. The greens will be set up in the outfield and the tee boxes set up around the stadium, from the field level to the upper deck. Each player gets two shots per hole and you keep score by how close it lands […]
ST. LOUIS – Have you ever heard of Baseballism? They call themselves a baseball lifestyle company that offers unique apparel and accessories for the national pastime and they’ll be moving into Phase 2 of Ballpark Village, which is under construction. The other new tenants are Sports and Social St. Louis, a family-friendly restaurant that will offer sports viewing with state-of-the-art AV technology, a wide variety of interactive social games like duckpin bowling, ping pong, darts, skeeball and foosball, and live […]
GRANITE CITY, Ill. – An Edwardsville woman says her dog saved her life when she overdosed on drugs. That experience changed Tricia Hogan’s life and she has since been on a mission to help others with therapy dogs. Hogan says her dog kept her breathing after she overdosed on drugs in 2012. “She was actually had her front feet on my chest and was leaning on me and was licking my face repeatedly and every time she licked me I […]