Steve Daniels - Anchor and reporter at ABC11 WTVD
Steve Daniels is the co-anchor of ABC11 Eyewitness News at 5:00 pm, 6:00 pm, and 11:00 pm Monday-Friday. Steve also anchors ABC11 Eyewitness News at 10 pm weeknights on CW22. In addition, Steve anchors Breaking News coverage from the Breaking News Center. Steve joined ABC11 Eyewitness News in June, 1999.

Steve is also the ABC11 investigative reporter. One of his proudest moments came in December 2007, when a new state law took effect banning school bus drivers from using cell-phones while behind the wheel. Legislators took action as a direct result of Steve's investigative report "Dialing While Driving". The undercover report exposed school bus drivers using cell-phones while driving bus loads of children.


Before coming to WTVD, Steve was a correspondent for "Dateline NBC". Steve traveled the country and the world interviewing newsmakers and reporting stories for the national newsmagazine program. Steve also appeared on the "Today" show, "NBC Nightly News", MSNBC, and CNBC.

Prior to that, Steve was the weekday 5 and 5:30 pm anchor and Senior Investigative Reporter for WTVJ in Miami. While in Miami, Steve was honored with seven Emmys and several other national awards for outstanding investigative reporting.

Steve also anchored the weekend news at KCNC in Denver.

Steve is a graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism. He lives in the Triangle with his wife and two children.

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Steve's Stories
Raleigh heroin dealer convicted in 'death by distribution' overdose case
Evidence showed that McNeil operated a long-standing heroin organization in Raleigh, distributing heroin and fentanyl that resulted in several overdoses and the 2018 overdose death of a 27-year-old Wake County man, according to federal prosecutors.
ABC11 pilot reflects on time as LA chopper pilot in assessing Kobe Bryant crash
Chopper11HD pilot Rob Marshall assessed the flight path of the helicopter that crashed in Los Angeles killing Kobe Bryant and eight others and looked for anomalies.
120 sick sea turtles getting treatment at NC aquarium because of chilly ocean temperatures
A popular part of the North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island is closed to the public because of a large number of sick sea turtles.
Ashley Christensen to open chicken sandwich restaurants in Raleigh, Cary, Durham
Award-winning Raleigh chef Ashley Christensen has announced the name and locations of three new restaurants specializing in crispy chicken sandwiches.
35-pound cat 'Bazooka' heads to new home with new name 'King Augustus'
The 35-pound cat previously named "Bazooka" is headed to a new home with a new name - King Augustus.
NCCU officer rescues man from stalled car seconds before impact with freight train
DeSantis says she is not a hero, she was just doing her job.
Cary to host Triangle Esports Championship in Feb.
Video gamers are preparing for the return of the Triangle Esports Championship Feb. 7-9 in Cary.
NC man stole $250,000 in checks, credit cards, Hamilton tickets, Christmas ornaments from 1,300 mailboxes
A North Carolina man has been sentenced to three and a half years in federal prison after stealing mail from people in several communities.
Study: Going to the movies can count as exercise
The participants watched the 2019 live-action version of Aladdin and wore biometric sensors to track their heart rate.
Whole Foods closing Wake County bakery impacting more than 100 workers
More than 100 people will be without a job when Whole Foods closes a large baking facility in Wake County because of a drop in demand for gluten-free goods.