Daniel Heffner

Daniel Heffner

Daniel Heffner is a Special Projects Producer for NBC12. He started his career in Lynchburg, Virginia in 2010, and joined NBC12 in 2013. He has covered a number of high profile events up and down the east coast including: the 2015 Papal Visit, the 2016 Democratic National Convention, and the Hillary Clinton watch party in New York City for the 2016 election.

He won the 2015 Virginias Associated Press Superior Award for Spot News, and a 2019 Regional Edward R. Murrow Award for Best in Sound, and also has been nominated for an Emmy.


Recent Articles by Daniel

  Richmond yoga studio finds unique way to keep people safe

Over 136,000 new Medicaid members added since beginning of pandemic

  New housing hotline launches in Central Virginia

  Workers uncover 40-year-old beehive at Richmond elementary school

  Dominion Energy EnergyShare program expands to help small businesses

Autism Society debuts new challenge to replace canceled event

  BBB warns of Mother’s Day Scams

Air show reunites WWII pilot with B-24

Paramedics ask for help in getting dental work for former artist

Wild swings in temperatures in Central VA confuse bats

Trio opens up about battling heroin addiction

Police warn against celebratory gunfire

PHOTOS: Vandals spraypaint hateful graffiti at Tuckahoe Little League complex