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Craig Treadway is a reporter the co-anchor of the PIX11 Morning news at 4:30 and 5 a.m.

Treadway joined the pioneering local news program as a reporter on its June 5, 2000 debut following several years in a similar capacity at Fox’s WNYW Channel 5 in New York.

Prior to entering broadcast journalism, Treadway was a member of the University City, Missouri, Police Department. While he was there, he worked as a patrol officer, a detective, and as an evidence technician.

His career in law enforcement enabled him to learn all aspects of investigative work, including forensics, document searches, and interview and interrogation techniques.
They would all be useful to his second career as a reporter.

Treadway entered journalism as News Director, anchor, and program host at KATZ AM and FM in St. Louis, Missouri. He later worked at CBS affiliates KMOV (TV) and KMOX radio there before coming to New York to join Fox.

Treadway was educated at the University of Missouri at St. Louis.

Recent Articles
  • Hiring holiday help: Tips for those looking for seasonal employment

    Too many jobs and not enough workers. The unemployment rate is lower than it’s been since the 1960s, and now retailers are going the extra mile to lure seasonal workers. From offering paid vacations, employee discounts, gift card incentives and paid vacation, seasonal workers might find more benefits this year and in years past. With the extra leverage, workers should consider asking for the following: Negotiate higher pay Request paid vacation Ask about signing bonuses Employee discount extensions Below are […]

  • Puerto Rico continues to rebuild and recover 1 year after Hurricane Maria

    PUERTO RICO — A year ago, Hurricane Maria tore into Puerto Rico, obliterating power grids, decimating farms, flattening homes and wrecking the local economy. Maria’s full destructive scale was not clear in the months after landfall, and the storm was followed by a slow, frustrating and deadly recovery. Three months afterward, only a third of Puerto Rican households had received tarps for their damaged homes. Power was still not restored for many across the island by the six-month mark. Maria […]

  • One year later, Puerto Rico still needs our help

    PUERTO RICO — One year after Hurricane Maria battered Puerto Rico, the island still struggles to recover. Hundreds of thousands of families were left with uninhabitable living conditions, seeking shelter in the mainland. Many evacuees stayed with relatives, stayed in shelters or received temporary housing through FEMA’s temporary shelter programs. They received assistance from FEMA, but after a federal judge ruled to end FEMA’s funding of the program, their time has expired and few options are left. Agencies such as […]

  • Trump denies wrongdoing, says Cohen is making up stories

    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump dug in to his denials of wrongdoing as his White House struggled to manage the fallout from allegations that he orchestrated a campaign cover-up to buy the silence of two women who say they had affairs with him. Before dawn Thursday, Trump tweeted: “NO COLLUSION – RIGGED WITCH HUNT!” — a reference to special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. And he accused his former lawyer Michael Cohen of “making […]

  • Year after deadly white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, another one is planned in DC

    WASHINGTON — One year after a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, left a counterprotester dead, the event’s organizer is producing an encore. On Sunday, demonstrators are set to hold a “white civil rights rally” on the anniversary of last year’s “Unite the Right” protest. This time, supporters plan to gather in a much more high-profile setting: Lafayette Square park, directly across the street from the White House. Here’s what you need to know: When will this happen? A march […]

  • LIRR service temporarily suspended after 2 people are hit by trains

    NEW YORK — Long Island Rail Road service was suspended for hours Monday after two people were struck by two different trains. An “unauthorized person” was struck on tracks near Woodside, prompting a temporary service suspension between Jamaica and Penn Station, the LIRR tweeted just after 5 a.m. Within 45 minutes, limited westbound service was restored, however LIRR officials said commuters should still expect delays and cancelations. The incident happened after another “unauthorized person” was struck by a non-passenger train near […]

  • Actor Erich Bergen hits the stage in ‘Waitress’ for a special limited engagement

    NEW YORK — He’s in the hit show “Madame Secretary” and now actor Erich Bergen is serving up a great performance in the Broadway musical “Waitress” opposite Katharine McPhee. He invited PIX11 into his dressing room to talk about his latest role. You can catch Erich in “Waitress” through Aug. 12 and every Sunday in “Madame Secretary.” His concert is Sept. 30 at Sony Hall.

  • Cohen claims Trump knew in advance of 2016 Trump Tower meeting

    WASHINGTON — Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s former personal attorney, claims that then-candidate Trump knew in advance about the June 2016 meeting in Trump Tower in which Russians were expected to offer his campaign dirt on Hillary Clinton, sources with knowledge tell CNN. Cohen is willing to make that assertion to special counsel Robert Mueller, the sources said. Cohen’s claim would contradict repeated denials by Trump, Donald Trump Jr., their lawyers and other administration officials who have said that the […]

  • American Airlines to debut 3-D scanners at JFK Airport

    NEW YORK — American Airlines plans to debut more advanced, three-dimensional imaging to screen carry-on bags at Kennedy Airport on Tuesday. The Transportation Security Administration and American Airlines said the a test of computed-tomography scanners will happen at JFK’s Terminal 8. The machines let screeners manipulate 3-D images to get a better idea of what’s inside a bag. TSA has been running similar tests in Phoenix and Boston since last year. TSA uses 3-D imaging to scan checked bags, but until […]

  • Steam pipe explosion: What we know about Flatiron District blast

    FLATIRON DISTRICT, Manhattan — A steam pipe exploded in Manhattan Thursday morning, causing steam to shoot into the sky for hours and cover the surrounding area in thick black soot that tested positive for asbestos, authorities said. The explosion happened at about 6:40 a.m. along Fifth Avenue between West 21st and West 22nd streets in the Flatiron District. PIX11’s Craig Treadway, who was on scene, described the “very loud” noise coming from the explosion site as similar to that of […]