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

  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

  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