Nikki Krize


Nikki Krize joined the Newswatch 16 team as the central Pennsylvania Reporter in November 2011, and she is no stranger to the area.
She comes to us from Hazleton, where she worked at News 13/SSPTV as a reporter and anchor for more than three years. Before that, Nikki interned at WFMZ in Reading.

Nikki graduated from Shippensburg University with a degree in Communications/Journalism and a minor in Speech Communication. She was born and raised in Pennsylvania, and is one of several Berks County natives on the WNEP team.

Nikki is a diehard Philadelphia sports fan and doesn't miss a Phillies or Eagles game. She also enjoys playing tennis and spending time with her family, friends and dogs Monty and Polly.

Nikki is proud to be covering the news most important to the people of northeastern and central Pennsylvania. If you have any news tips or story ideas, feel free to send her an email at

Recent Articles

  • Bishop Gainer Installed As Bishop Of Harrisburg

    Posted on: 4:47 pm, March 19, 2014, by

    HARRISBURG — A new bishop took over the Roman Catholic Diocese of Harrisburg on Wednesday. It’s a big day today...
    Read More ›

    bishop gainer installation
  • New Bishop Set To Oversee Harrisburg Diocese

    Posted on: 11:09 am, March 19, 2014, by

    HARRISBURG — There will be a new bishop installed Wednesday in the Diocese of Harrisburg. Bishop Ronald Gainer is a...
    Read More ›

    bishop gainer
  • Frustrations Over New Housing Policy at Susquehanna University

    Posted on: 5:20 pm, March 18, 2014, by

    SELINSGROVE–About 2,200 students attend Susquehanna University in Selinsgrove. Around 100 seniors live off campus as well as some commuters, but...
    Read More ›

  • Bishop Shocked By Burglary At Church

    Posted on: 5:11 pm, March 17, 2014, by

    MOUNT CARMEL — A religious community in Northumberland County is feeling a loss after several items are stolen from their...
    Read More ›

    numb church
  • Power Outage Affects Close to 2,000 in Lycoming County

    Posted on: 5:10 pm, March 17, 2014, by

    MONTGOMERY–Close to 2,000 people in the Montgomery area were without power for most of the day after a tractor-trailer took...
    Read More ›

  • Manure Contaminates Well Water in Clinton County

    Posted on: 4:04 pm, March 14, 2014, by

    CRAWFORD TOWNSHIP — There is a stinky situation in one part of Clinton County. Officials say liquid manure spread on...
    Read More ›

  • Raise the Region Helping Non-Profits

    Posted on: 4:50 pm, March 13, 2014, by , updated on: 05:58pm, March 13, 2014

    BLOOMSBURG — A massive online fundraising event in central Pennsylvania is still under way. The 30-hour event that began Wednesday...
    Read More ›

    raise the region logo
  • Missing Hunting Dogs Returned Home

    Posted on: 2:56 pm, March 13, 2014, by , updated on: 05:26pm, March 13, 2014

    GREENWOOD TOWNSHIP — Two missing hunting dogs are back home with their owners in Columbia County. According to the Bloomsburg...
    Read More ›

    hunting dogs Collage
  • New Thrift Store Opens in Snyder County

    Posted on: 5:03 pm, March 12, 2014, by

    MONROE TOWNSHIP — Some people in central Pennsylvania call the opening of a new thrift store near Selinsgrove bigger than...
    Read More ›

  • Well-Known Auctioneer Killed Riding New Motorcycle

    Posted on: 4:43 pm, March 12, 2014, by , updated on: 06:24pm, March 12, 2014

    MONTOUR TOWNSHIP — A motorcyclist and well-known auctioneer who had just bought a Harley Davidson was less than a mile...
    Read More ›

    col fatal 3 11
  • Young Women Learn About Career Options

    Posted on: 4:41 pm, March 11, 2014, by

    More than 130 high school students from Central Pennsylvania gathered at Bucknell University in Lewisburg to learn about career opportunities...
    Read More ›

  • Man Pleads No Contest to Arsons in Shamokin

    Posted on: 4:10 pm, March 7, 2014, by

    SHAMOKIN — An accused arsonist from Shamokin was in court Friday to enter a plea for three fires that terrified...
    Read More ›