Andrew Ward

Andrew Ward

morning anchor

After almost eight years as a sports reporter and anchor, Andrew is now co-anchors the KLKN-TV morning and midday weekday shows.

He began his television career as the morning reporter for KLKN-TV/Channel 8 after graduating from UNL in 2014. After a few months on the job, he became a sports reporter for Channel 8.

After two years at KLKN-TV, Andrew moved on to become the weekend sports anchor at KWQC-TV in Davenport, Iowa.

In 2018, Andrew came back to Lincoln where he was named the Sports Director for Channel 8 Eyewitness News. He held that position until moving to the morning show in 2021.

During his career, he has won The Midwest Broadcast Journalists Association Eric Sevareid Award, and multiple awards for sports reporting from the Iowa Broadcast News Association and Nebraska Broadcasters Association.

While at UNL, he interned at KCRG-TV in Cedar Rapids, the Orlando Sentinel, and the Omaha World-Herald.

Andrew lives in Lincoln with his wife and kids.