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

  • A Heated Debate in Clinton County

    Posted on: 5:39 pm, March 4, 2014, by

    Newswatch 16 has learned that Children and Youth in Clinton County spent its own money to fill an oil tank...
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  • Some Oppose New High School Plans in Lewisburg

    Posted on: 5:49 pm, March 3, 2014, by

    The Lewisburg Area School District is set to begin a large construction project this fall, but not without some opposition....
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  • Former Police Chief Sentenced to Probation

    Posted on: 5:06 pm, February 28, 2014, by , updated on: 07:10pm, February 28, 2014

    HARTLETON — Former Hartleton Police Chief Donald Zerbe was at the Union County Courthouse to appeal his conviction on a...
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  • Big Art Project for Little League

    Posted on: 4:21 pm, February 27, 2014, by

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT — In the midst of this harsh winter, it is refreshing to think ahead to summer. That’s exactly...
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  • Bloomsburg Police Close to an Arrest in Fight

    Posted on: 5:07 pm, February 26, 2014, by , updated on: 06:27pm, February 26, 2014

    Several suspects have been identified after a weekend fight in Bloomsburg left two university students seriously hurt. There is word...
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  • Alleged Thrill Killer Transferred to State Prison

    Posted on: 5:31 pm, February 25, 2014, by , updated on: 06:48pm, February 25, 2014

    Miranda Barbour was behind bars at the Northumberland County Prison since December. She and her husband, Elytte, are accused of...
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  • Woman Accused of Stealing Money Meant for Fire Victims

    Posted on: 5:45 pm, February 20, 2014, by , updated on: 06:10pm, February 20, 2014

    SHAMOKIN — Smoke and flames could be seen for miles when a row of houses on South Rock Street in...
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  • Woman Accused of Stealing from Victim’s Fund

    Posted on: 12:26 pm, February 20, 2014, by , updated on: 05:51pm, February 20, 2014

    SHAMOKIN — Police in Northumberland County said a woman admitted to stealing from a fire victim’s fund she help set...
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  • Attempted Abduction Scares People in Clinton County

    Posted on: 5:08 pm, February 19, 2014, by

    WOODWARD TOWNSHIP — Neighbors say the intersection of Market and South Allegheny Streets near Lock Haven is normally a quiet...
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  • Traffic Moving Again After Morning Wrecks

    Posted on: 11:06 am, February 19, 2014, by

    CLINTON COUNTY — Several crashes on Interstate 80 in Clinton County slowed traffic for a few hours Wednesday morning. State...
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  • Popular Restaurant Damaged by Fire

    Posted on: 5:07 pm, February 18, 2014, by

    DELAWARE TOWNSHIP– State police fire marshals were back at Bradley’s Fern Park near Turbotville. The restaurant/bar on Susquehanna Trail caught...
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  • Reporters Confront Miranda Barbour About Murderous Claims

    Posted on: 4:23 pm, February 18, 2014, by

    SUNBURY — The woman charged in the killing of a man she and her husband met through Craigslist was confronted...
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