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."

Awards:

  • 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

Education:

  • University of Virginia - Mass Communications

Recent Articles by Diane

  Shelter collecting toys, household items for homeless families this Christmas

  Disabled Montpelier woman gifted new handicap ramp

  Good Samaritans repair damaged kitchen for grieving Mechanicsville woman

  Things to do when buying a used car

  Records show sheriff’s office hasn’t turned in unclaimed money in past 5 years to state

  If you find a large amount of money on the street - do you get to keep it?

  Terminally ill tenant’s wish for apartment repairs comes true

Company to build new wheelchair ramp for Hanover family

  Virginia family seeks help for deteriorating wheelchair ramp

  Terminally ill tenant fights for apartment repairs

  If a rental has bed bugs, who pays? It depends on the circumstance

  Chesterfield couple frustrated by delay in construction of crypt

  Thief uses Richmond woman’s identity to shop online

  Undetected water leak destroys couple’s kitchen; insurance won’t pay

  Moving company pays to replace Henrico man’s damaged hardwood floors

  Company fixes gutters for Chesterfield homeowner

  Company repairs work on faulty gutters

  Homeowners upset over poorly installed gutters

  Community members step up to help family who lost furniture to mold

  Key reasons to get a buyer’s agent when purchasing a home

  Petersburg woman loses most of her belongings after finding mold in storage unit

  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