We're pleased to announce that beginning in September, Ashley Ketz will co-anchor KOLR10 News at 5, 6, and 10 p.m. with David Oliver.
"Ashley's a natural fit for our news team and viewers will enjoy her upbeat, professional delivery," says KOLR/KOZL News Director Polly Van Doren-Orr. "Her deep roots in the Ozarks will help her immediately connect with the audience."
Also in September, Ketz's husband,
Aaron Nolan, will join KOZL as co-anchor of Ozarks Local News at Nine. He is
currently a general assignment reporter for KNWA, the NBC affiliate in
"We are looking forward to
Aaron's move to
More about Ashley Ketz
Ketz grew up in
In her current role as evening anchor for KFSM's 5, 6 and newscasts, Ketz also solo anchors the newscast on KFSM's news partner, KXNW. She also reports on medical issues and she advocates for early cancer detection.
In her free time, Ketz is a
volunteer for the Alzheimer's Association, the Miss Heart of the Ozarks
Scholarship Association and the Lemke Alumni Society Board for the
She and husband Aaron enjoy spending
time with their cat and dog, Izzy and Oscar. Ketz says she and Nolan met in the
newsroom of KARK in
More about Aaron Nolan
Before KNWA, Nolan spent four years
at KARK, the NBC affiliate in
"I am thrilled to be a part of the growing news team at KOZL/KOLR as the new anchor for KOZL at ," says Nolan.
A native of
Nolan adds that while he's focused on telling great news stories, he looks forward to taking an active role in developing the newscast and its audience.
Nolan is a sports fan who enjoys rooting for the Razorbacks and says he's looking forward to the Mizzou Tigers' move to the SEC. In his spare time, Nolan can be found on the golf course trying to lower his score and spending time with his wife.
In addition to co-anchoring the newscast, Nolan will report for evening newscasts on KOLR.