Chanteé Lans
Chanteé Lans is an Edward R. Murrow award winning journalist. Chanteé is currently the Long Island correspondent for WABC-TV's Eyewitness News. She was previously a contributing writer for the New York Times.

Before returning to New York, Chanteé was an investigative reporter and evening anchor at the ABC affiliate in Shreveport, Louisiana. She was also a general assignment reporter at KYW-TV CBS Philadelphia and at WBZ-TV CBS Boston.

Chanteé has interviewed President Joe Biden. She also covered the Boston marathon bombings, arrest and murder trial of New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez, the sexual assault trial of Bill Cosby, Philadelphia Eagles' first super bowl win, and the imprisonment and release of Rapper Meek Mill which prompted criminal justice reform in Pennsylvania and across the United States.

Chanteé was chosen by the Radio Television Digital News Association to travel to the NATO headquarters and the European Union in Brussels, Belgium as a fellow of the RIAS German/American Exchange Program.

Born in Brooklyn and raised on Long Island, Chanteé earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in broadcast journalism from Temple University. The school honored her with the Lew Klein Alumni in the Media Rising Star award.

She obtained her master's degree in global development and social justice from St. John's University.

Chanteé's Stories
Smith Point and Cupsogue beaches reopen after lifeguard nipped by shark
Eyewitness News talked to the lifeguard who was attacked during a training exercise on Sunday.
Woman reunited with lost mother-of-the-groom dresses left behind on LIRR train
Last Friday, Judy Ulberg, the mother-of-the-groom, was riding on the Long Beach train line when she got off the Lynbrook station to visit her sister and left the dresses behind.
Advocates call for more pedestrian safety in several Long Island towns
Long Island is one of the deadliest areas in the country for pedestrians, and now advocates are pointing out six neighborhoods where improvements have to be made to make it safer for people to walk.
Recent shark sighting leads Long Island town to launch new shoreline patrol
On Memorial Day, a fisherman spotted a mako shark in the waters off of Point Lookout. Supervisor Don Clavin has deployed the Hempstead Town Shark Patrol to help keep people safe.