Diane Walker

Diane Walker

Anchor/investigative reporter

Diane Walker anchors NBC 12 News at 5:30 and Fox News at 10. Diane is the face of NBC12's flagship franchise "12 On Your Side" investigating consumer complaints and giving voice to the voiceless.

Diane has built a reputation over three decades of fighting for the little guy. Diane is a friend to public schools giving her time when called upon to let students know they matter. Diane personally mentors high school and college students aspiring to become journalists.

Diane lives life according to one of poet and civil rights activist Maya Angelou's affirmations - "You shouldn't go through life with a catcher's mitt on both hands. You need to be able to throw something back."


  • Virginia Communications Hall of Fame
  • Virginia Communications Hall of Fame
  • Outstanding Effort by an Individual Reporter - AP
  • Distinguished Consumer Service award - Virginia Citizens Consumer Council


  • University of Virginia - Mass Communications

Recent Articles by Diane

  Tree service company corrects mistake for Chesterfield woman

  Planning on having lawn care done? How to protect yourself if work isn’t done right

  Tenants with disabilities raise concerns for safety after elevator breaks down

  What are your rights as a renter if your home gets flooded?

  ‘Fix the unit’: Shockoe Hill residents swelter as temperature soars

  Couple relieved after yard damaged by postal service repaired

  What to look out for when signing a contract

  Moving company accidentally sells Chesterfield family’s storage unit

  New robotic surgery used for kidney transplant at Richmond hospital

  After lengthy delays, fire-damaged home being repaired

  Couple fires back at insurance, construction companies that repaired home

  After 9 months, woman gets resolution to Nissan dealer’s insurance mistake

  Kidney donor meets man whose life she helped to save

  Petersburg fixes sewage backup that spilled over into man’s yard

  Homeowner at odds with city over sewage backing up into his yard

  Petersburg mom fighting to get rid of bed bugs

  Tree woman was worried about falls on her deck; who foots the bill?

  Military housing complaints reach a boiling point at Fort Lee

  Woman says after paying contractor $5K, her home is unsafe

  Kidney transplant just days away for Clover Hill graduate

  Charity donates car to disabled Vietnam veteran

  Help on the way for Vietnam veteran in need of car

  Two-year home improvement battle solved in two weeks with NBC12

  Petersburg landlords challenge tenant’s complaint of plumbing issues, eviction

  Tenant complaining about bad plumbing faces possible eviction

  Company helps three-time cancer survivor with heating, plumbing problems

  Grandma scammed and taunted by crook

  Organ donor offers pour in for Chesterfield man

  Man urgently pleas for living kidney donor

  Community gives Home Again shelter a very merry Christmas