Daniel Burbank

Daniel Burbank

Daniel Burbank is an anchor, producer and reporter in Your News Leader's Bismarck bureau. He joined the KFYR news team in August, 2018 as a multimedia journalist.

Born and raised in the greater metro-area of Philadelphia, Penn., he has deep roots on the East Coast.

Daniel has been on the front lines of numerous breaking news situations, including the devastating apartment fires in Mandan and the Mott tornado. He was one of the first reporters on-air to show the extensive damage and need for help for families.

His interest in storytelling began at a very young age and followed his career path after touring a television studio at age 5. At six years old, Daniel became the junior radio announcer for a weekly talk show "Festival of the Arts" on WCTC in New Brunswick, N.J. He gained more on-camera experience acting in blockbuster movies for M. Night Shyamalan and Sylvester Stallone.

While attending Bismarck State College, Daniel also received recognition from The Ground Truth Project for his reports on voting rights. Daniel received an award from the North Dakota AMVETS for his reporting on Gold Star Families who lost loved ones in the Vietnam War.

Daniel has also been a proud member of the Society of Professional Journalists since 2015. If you have any story ideas or just want to say hello, reach out at Daniel.Burbank@kfyrtv.com or on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter @DanielBurbankTV.