Dana Kozlov is a general assignment reporter for CBS 2 Chicago. She joined the station in August 2003, from WGN-TV, where she had served as a general assignment reporter and fill-in anchor since 1995.
Her live reports from DeKalb, IL during CBS 2 Chicago’s coverage of the NIU shootings in 2008 helped the team win an Emmy Award for spot news.
Before working at WGN-TV, Kozlov was at WEEK-TV in Peoria, IL as the 5:00 PM news anchor and general assignment reporter (1992-95). She began her career in journalism at CNN’s Chicago bureau as an intern in 1991. Kozlov later served as a field producer for CNN, based in Chicago (1995-96).
Kozlov and her husband have two young children and in her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family, doing yoga and cooking. She’s also volunteered for The Cradle, a local adoption agency and for Rainbow House, which helps victims of domestic violence.
Kozlov grew up in northwest suburban Palatine and graduated from Fremd High School. She received her B.S. in Journalism from the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign in 1990.
They went to the Jordan camp with one goal: to help the tens of thousands of men, women and children living inside those barbed wires. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.
The Safe from the Start program helps young children who’ve lived through domestic violence, street violence and abuse. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.
The new app used in Chicago and Evanston is called Getaround. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.
Seymour Sanders has been driving a UPS route in Englewood for 19 years. He says he’s never had a close call – until Wednesday. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.
Hampshire police are trying to learn more about who would wrap nails in meat and peanut butter and leave them on the ground in a dog-filled neighborhood.
In one instance, the suspects said the needle was infected with the virus that causes AIDS. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.
The ride back to Chicago for many Cubs fans means time to celebrate with strangers, CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.
They came from Chicago, hoping to witness baseball history in Cleveland. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.
Many Cubs fans traveled for the World Series and say they’re not deterred by the Game 1 loss or rainy weather Wednesday.
What happens when the Cubs Faithful tread on the Tribes’ turf? CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov went to find out.
Many Cubs fans outside Progressive Field made the trek to Cleveland without purchasing a ticket.
CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov stopped at a near-halfway point, at a truck stop in Indiana, and met up with some of the Cubs enthusiasts.
Denise Brown, sister of Nicole Brown Simpson, is in town this week to raise money for domestic violence victims.
Many Chicagoans had a tough decision to make Wednesday night: to watch the final presidential debate or the Cubs NLCS Game 4.
Officials believe the lead in the Chicago Park District fountains and sinks could be caused by older, lead-based pipes.
Some fans stood in line to get into Wrigley Field about 2-3 hours ahead of time.
It’s good to be born in 2016 as a Cubs fan, CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.
The Cubs lead the Giants, 2-1, in the NLDS.
It was a tense evening for father Jose Aguilar. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.
But not insurmountable. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.