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.
Immigration advocates say fear of deportation is widespread. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.
Loyal customers want to help pay off The Music Store owner’s debts so he can spend time with his sick wife.
The first attempt by Sahar Algonaimi ended in failure, because of President Trump’s travel ban. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.
For families who’ve lost someone to the drug the pain is almost unbearable. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.
Demetrius Griffin, 15, was found burned in a garbage can on Chicago’s West Side last year. His family is still looking for answers. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.
It wasn’t the only residence on the block that he hit. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.
The memorable home featured in the movie has been recreated for the special anniversary as the town gets ready to ‘Party On!’
Pizzas 4 Patriots aims to cheer up troops in Afghanistan for Sunday’s kick-off by sending them a little slice of home.
Gary Ind. Police Lt. George Yaros was 57 and nearing retirement when he was killed in the line of duty in 1981.
It’s the movie’s 25th anniversary. Excellent, reports CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov.
Donations fuel the mission, patriotism sustains it, CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.
The President said he hopes Gorsuch will be supported by Senators on both sides of the aisle.
Catie Banks says her driver started chatting, hands off the steering wheel, looking back at her as he talked.
That subject was the focus of a discussion at the University of Chicago’s Institute of Politics. Among the panelists: CNN President Jeff Zucker and CBS News President David Rhodes.
A Chicago woman complained when she noticed a realistic-looking BB gun being sold at a Bronzeville retailer. She was pleasantly surprised what happened next, CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.
CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov introduces us to a young artist who’s using her easel to spread peace.
New mother Erica Kane is getting ready to leave baby Charlie — and maybe even her comfort zone to head to Washington D.C. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.
President-Elect Donald Trump may be another option for the imprisoned former Illinois governor. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.
Donald Trump’s social media tendencies were a main topic as Sean Spicer attended a forum at the University of Chicago.
The west suburban Republican was on the receiving end of a massive public backlash Tuesday. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.