Remembering JK Metzker
A fund has been created to help the Metzker family with expenses following the death of Jaimie Metzker.
One local community support group is holding a children's clothing sale to benefit those in need in northern Nevada.
We need to make a correction on a story we broadcast and posted online Thursday morning concerning Ryan Rhea.
A fundraiser is being held at the Atlantis Casino Resport Spa for our former sports director's wife, Jaimie and their three boys.
The 23-year-old Sparks man who hit and killed KTVN Sports Director JK Metzker last fall was sentenced to probation and community service.
The Nevada Broadcasters Association will honor our late friend JK Metzker Saturday night in Las Vegas.
The man charged in connection with an accident that killed KTVN Sports Director JK Metzker last fall pleaded guilty on Friday.
When JK Metzker died, unexpectedly, his wife made the decision to donate his organs, which saved four people's lives.
Several KTVN co-workers and local residents honored our friend and former Sports Director, JK Metzker at Montreux Monday.
Court documents show the man charged with hitting J.K., 24-year-old Ryan Rhea will waive his preliminary court hearing and enter that plea.
Area car dealers made some very generous donations to the family of our former sports director JK Metzker on Wednesday.
There are many other ways you can donate to the Metzker Family Fund. Click here to learn more.
CommRow will donate 15% of sales Thursday to the Metzker Fund from 4pm until close. A silent auction will also be held.
40+ area McDonald's are holding a fundraiser for the Metzker Family Fund. A silent auction at CommRow happens Thursday.
Numerous McDonald's restaurants will host a fundraiser for the family of JK Metzker on December 14th.
A crosswalk was put in Friday on 17th and Virginia Street less than a month after JK Metzker was hit by a car.
The community has wrapped its arms around JK Metzker's family. And many businesses are making donations - like Heritage Bank of Nevada.
Whether JK entered a room on TV or in person - he brightened the faces of everyone in it - just by being JK.
The community has shown tremendous support and Thursday the local sports community got its chance to say goodbye too.
Reno City Council discussed improving safety on north Virginia Street near 17
It's with a heavy heart that KTVN-TV is announcing the death of Channel 2 News Sports Director JK Metzker.
A memorial service for sports director JK Metzker was held in Reno Friday at Our Lady of the Snows on Wright Street.
While he was great at comedy, JK Metzker really loved playing practical jokes on Paul Nelson and other on air sports reporters.
As many of you know, JK Metzker died after being hit by a car. Sadly, his death simply adds to a bad year for pedestrian accidents
The loss of JK Metzker has brought added attention where it belongs: how to prevent any more pedestrian/car accidents.
In addition to community support - all of us at KTVN are truly overwhelmed by the generosity of our local media friends.