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Diane Pathieu
Diane Pathieu joined ABC 7 Chicago, the Number One station in the market, as a reporter in December, 2011. She reports for the ABC 7 weekend morning newscasts and fills-in throughout the week with news and traffic reports.

Prior to joining the ABC 7 team, Diane was a reporter/anchor at WTMJ4 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She reported for their morning show, "Live at Daybreak" and also served as anchor of "Live at Noon."
Diane got her start at KFXB-TV in Dubuque, Iowa after graduating Columbia College Chicago in 2001, and has worked at various stations in the Midwest over the years. She even dabbled in radio, both on-air and behind the scenes!

Diane is a native Chicagoan, born and raised in Rogers Park. She is a first-generation American; her family comes from Lebanon and Syria, and they are all fluent in the Assyrian language. Diane is happy to be back home and looks forward to helping serve her community.

Diane is happily married, and in the process of turning her Cheesehead husband into an honorary Chicago sports fan!

A child was admitted to University of Chicago Medical Center for observation to rule out the Ebola virus Friday morning.
Residents of a high-rise building in Chicago's Edgewater Beach neighborhood were evacuated early Monday after fire broke out on the third floor.
Tens of thousands of people are taking the first step this weekend in the application process to become a Chicago firefighter or EMT, the first time the test has been administered since 2006.
Two firefighters suffered minor injuries as crews battled an extra-alarm blaze inside Presence Resurrection Medical Center on Chicago's Far Northwest Side.
Thursday is the proposal deadline for those vying to house the Barack Obama Presidential Library. Trauma center activists plan to protest outside the president's Chicago home.