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!

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Diane's Stories
Darren Bailey, Illinois gubernatorial candidate for GOP, receives FOP endorsement
Bailey said Gov. Pritzker is soft on crime and anti-police.
Illinois sales tax holiday begins Friday on many back-to-school supplies, Gov. Pritzker announces
Starting Friday, shoppers can save an extra 5% on sales tax for back-to-school clothes and supplies.
How will President Biden's abortion executive order impact Illinois?
As more cities and states like Illinois and Chicago prepare for an influx of patients seeking abortions from other states, President Joe Biden is expected to sign an executive order Wednesday.
Earl's Garden Mae's Kitchen helping youth give back to community
A garden in Chicago's Englewood neighborhood is doing more than just growing vegetables.
Highland Park temporarily moves memorial items honoring parade shooting victims
Memorial items honoring the victims of the July 4th Highland Park parade shooting were temporarily moved Monday.
Crystal Lake crash: Man in shower when vehicle plowed into home may never walk again, son says
Two people were seriously injured when a car crashed into a house in Crystal Lake Wednesday night.
Mayor Lightfoot signs executive order to protect those seeking abortions in Chicago
Mayor Lori Lightfoot joined Planned Parenthood of Illinois to announce an executive order to protect those seeking reproductive healthcare in Chicago.
CPS teachers who participated in General Iron protests with students given warning
CPS officials have said the teachers violated several transportation and school credit policies in their efforts to teach kids about the issues.
Police searching for who is responsible after teen girl injured in shooting in Evanston
Evanston police said a 13-year-old girl was critically injured in a shooting in Evanston Monday evening.
Indiana abortion bill: Lawmakers meet to consider restrictions on abortions
Indiana lawmakers met in a special session Monday to consider a bill to ban nearly all abortions in the state.