Eyewitness News reporter Dan Krauth
Dan Krauth is an award-winning investigative journalist who joined the Eyewitness News team in October 2019.

His reporting has exposed government waste and corruption, and has led to changes in state and local laws. Most recently, his reporting uncovered negative plastic surgery practices at clinics where patients were dying. His reports prompted lawmakers to enact a state law in 2019 that protects patients and led to a change in the way surgeons nationwide perform a popular procedure.

Dan has received a regional Edward R. Murrow Award and multiple Emmy Awards for his reporting. His award-winning stories have included uncovering a growing threat to drinking water and exposing how much empty government buildings are costing tax payers.

Prior to joining Eyewitness News, Dan spent five years working at WTVJ in Miami as an investigative journalist. He also worked as an investigative reporter at WPTV in West Palm Beach, FL, a reporter for WXMI in Grand Rapids, MI, and a weekend anchor/reporter for WISE in Fort Wayne, IN. His first job in television news was a morning show producer for WREX in Rockford, IL.

Dan grew up in a suburb of Detroit and graduated with honors from the University of Michigan. If you have any story ideas, contact him at dan.a.krauth@abc.com


Eyewitness's Stories
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Many health care first responders are facing risks when it comes to treating patients with COVID-19.
Coronavirus News: NYC testing sites in need of critical equipment to operate
Thousands of additional people could be tested for COVID-19 in the New York City area, but some testing sites are missing critical equipment to make it happen.
Coronavirus News: Nurses forced to ration supplies amid COVID-19 outbreak
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Coronavirus News: Health care workers fear shortage of staff, supplies
Hospitals across our area are facing the possibility of big shortages amid the COVID-19 novel coronavirus outbreak, including beds, face masks, and even staff members.
Coronavirus News: Westchester County officials urge people to not hoard food, other supplies
Westchester County officials are once again asking that people don't hoard food and other supplies after long lines turned out at one store in New Rochelle.
Coronavirus News: Tarrytown lab working to create COVID-19 treatment, vaccine
Dozens of labs are rushing to develop a drug, including a lab in Westchester County.
Coronavirus prevention: Are your hands clean? A black light experiment
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7 On Your Side Investigates: What's pot and what's not? Many police tests can't tell the difference
In its natural form, hemp looks and smells like marijuana. But even though it's not -- and it's legal -- people are getting arrested on felony charges for having it.
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More than two dozen homeowners who were forced to leave their homes after a sewer spill are now looking for new temporary places to live.
7 On Your Side Investigates: Something stinks in Queens
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