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.
From a courtroom outburst to prison cell conversations, the recordings presented at Drew Peterson’s latest trial were released on Tuesday.
Of course, the tragedy at the Cincinnati Zoo has spurred Jeff Bruno’s memories, CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.
A toddler escaped injury, after a car was stolen, and nearly struck the child at a gas station. on the South Side on Wednesday evening.
Residents on the North Side are saying it’s out of control.
Seven-year-old Jaden White said he was beaten up last Friday on the playground when another first-grader hit him in the face.
Harvey police say some teens were riding around shooting them off near Thornton High School.
(CBS) — The family of a high school senior with special needs wanted to make sure he had the chance to go to his prom with a date. It turns out, his date may be […]
The incident happened early Thursday at Prince Sweets & Bakery and a neighboring salon. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.
CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.
CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports on why residents are so upset.
Sister Of David Biro Victim Upset Renowned Attorney Set To Speak At New Trier On Anniversary Of Murders
(CBS) — Twenty six years to the day after Richard and Nancy Langert were murdered in their North Shore home, the man that helped give their killer a chance at freedom will be in town. […]
Tuesday results mean one thing: Both parties’ primaries will continue deep into the spring.
Chicago taxpayers have paid more than $660 million in misconduct settlements, court costs and lawyers’ fees since 2004. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.
CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports it was all caught on video.
The parents of Chicago Police Officer Thomas Wortham IV forged a friendship with the now Interim Superintendent Eddie Johnson after the officer was killed in 2010.
Bottled Blonde — is it a restaurant or a rowdy nightspot? CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.
CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports some parents say the fix and information is coming much too late.
CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov introduces us to that young filmmaker and his vision.
At a cozy corner table in Piccolo Sogno Due’s bar Wednesday evening a woman and her friend were enjoying the evening when a couple walked in. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.
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