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
Protesters gather as Little Village coal plant demolition resumes after botched implosion covers neighborhood in dust
Protesters gathered Friday outside an old coal plant in Little Village as demolition resumed there.
Chicago police officers under investigation in Brickyard Mall incident; women describe being pulled from car and thrown to ground
A family involved in a violent arrest by Chicago police officers in the Brickyard Mall on the city's Northwest Side is speaking out about the incident which was captured on video.
Volunteers team up to clean up Austin community
Volunteers rolled up their sleeves and worked together to clean up the Austin neighborhood Wednesday morning.
Cleanup begins after 2 killed in Cicero, 60 arrested; officials, residents call for unity as tensions rise
Several people were caught running with stolen items from The El Patron liquor store near 22nd Street and Cicero Avenue, several other businesses were also hit.
Looting, vandalism break out in Chicago suburbs amid protests in wake of George Floyd's death
Illinois Governor JB Pritzker has called in more reinforcement from the National Guard after protests in some Chicago suburbs devolved into violence and looting overnight.
George Floyd death: Chicago Mayor Lightfoot imposes curfew after day of protests turns violent
Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has imposed a curfew starting Saturday night after violent protests erupted across the city.
George Floyd death: Chicagoans march in solidarity with protests in Minneapolis; activist Ja'mal Green lends voice in Minnesota
Demonstrators took to the streets in Chicago's Loop to protest in solidarity with those in Minneapolis calling for justice in the death of George Floyd, while city and state leaders chimed in to support justice for Floyd.
Reopening Illinois: Suburban restaurants, barbershops get ready to reopen during Phase 3 Friday while city businesses have to wait
With Phase 3 of the Illinois reopening plan taking effect Friday, there's a lot of anticipation and some hesitation in Chicago's suburbs.
Surveillance image of SUV released after woman killed in South Loop hit-and-run crash
Chicago police are looking for a hit-and-run driver who killed a woman in the South Loop Monday.
Reopening Indiana: Stage 3 of Governor Eric Holcomb's reopening plan takes effect Friday for much of state with beaches preparing for Memorial Day Weekend
Most of Indiana, but not Lake County, will advance Friday to Stage 3 of Governor Eric Holcomb's reopening plan.