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's La Fiesta del Pueblo goes virtual this year due to COVID-19
The Triangle's largest event celebrating Latin heritage is canceled in downtown Raleigh for 2020 and going virtual instead.
Raleigh's Brewgaloo craft beer festival is canceled this year. Now it will be 'drive-through'
The in-person craft beer festival is canceled but a "drive-through" event will happen this August where customers can grab packaged beer sourced from around NC.
Ride for Charlotte: Wake County toddler with leukemia wants to see motorcycles for her birthday and these women are stepping up
A Wake County toddler battling leukemia wants to see motorcycles for her birthday and the Raleigh Chrome Angelz are working to make her wish come true.
She thought they were going to a car show, but her boyfriend had bigger plans
Chinmayi Mungara thought she was meeting her boyfriend at a car show, but he was revving-up a much bigger plan - a surprise wedding proposal.
North Carolina's top doctor expresses concern about reliability of COVID-19 forecast models
As forecast models for the 2020 hurricane season are evolving, so is predictive modeling for the other threat facing North Carolina - COVID-19.
Raleigh couple has surprise 'first dance' after COVID-19 scraps wedding plans
Kate Pope specializes in making memories for brides and grooms, so when COVID-19 forced her brother and his fiancé to postpone their wedding, Pope refused to let the day go by without a big surprise.
Raleigh woman volunteers to be injected with experimental COVID-19 vaccine
A woman from Raleigh has volunteered to be part of the effort to try and stop the spread COVID-19.
Antibody test shows some Wake Co. first responders had COVID-19, didn't know it
COVID-19 antibody testing of healthcare workers and first responders in Wake County reveals some of them may have been hit by the novel coronavirus and did not know it.
Wake County healthcare company offering free antibody tests to healthcare workers, first responders
A Wake County healthcare company is offering free COVID-19 antibody tests to frontline healthcare workers and first responders Tuesday.
How often should you disinfect your house even if you are staying at home?
Even while practicing social distancing, it is still wise to practice disinfecting our homes daily to prevent the spread of COVID-19