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.
To help save the city’s underfunded pension plans, Mayor Emanuel is proposing a water tax on city residents.
Levi Krystosek has an extraordinarily rare condition. Chicago happens to be home to an expert. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.
Tacarra Morgan is playing like any other child on a warm summer day. That’s amazing, really, when you consider what happened to her just six days ago. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.
Instead of coming home to happily start their new life together, the Andersons called police.
A series of incidents in which car sunroofs shatter for no apparent reason has gained the attention of federal investigators.
You’ll hear the same thing over and over from former and current Turkish residents: No one expected this. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.
The fairgrounds is the scene of an animal-rights debate. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.
One minute a Muslim woman was running to catch her train, the next she was tackled by Chicago police officers, and it didn’t end there.
It happened during a wedding shoot last week in front of Trump Tower. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.
Peter Rapatas’s mom says she found out when her son used a lifeguard’s phone to call her.
“When there is hate, we in the city of Chicago bring love,” Mayor Rahm Emanuel said. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.
It’s that time of year for Amundsen High School Principal Anna Pavichevich and her staff: budget time. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.
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.