John Knicely Profile
John Knicely is an American Sports/News Anchor currently working for WOWT-TV since 1974. He currently anchors the 5 pm, 6 pm, and 10 pm newscasts on WOWT 6 News since May 1992. He began as a sportscaster at WOWT(from 1974 through 1981).
Knicely is a proud alumnus of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln School of Broadcast Journalism. Knicely has worked for KTVI, a Fox-affiliated TV station in St. Louis, Missouri. Also, he has served at an ABC-affiliated TV station in Omaha, Nebraska, KETV.
He has become a local favorite thanks to his “Knicely Done”, as well as “John at Work” news segments. He has provided viewers a unique behind-the-scenes perspective through his reporter-involved segments, which have included working construction on the West Dodge Expressway and First National Tower, as well as skydiving. Joining television tower repairmen at 1200 feet, a daredevil stunt plane ride, riding an Olympic bobsled, serving as a middle school principal, and performing on stage at the Omaha Playhouse, are also on the list.
Knicely has won various honors, including the University of Nebraska-Journalism Lincoln’s Alumni Award of Excellence. He is active in the community and hosts a number of charitable events annually.
John Knicely Age
Knicely is 70 years old as of 2021. He was born on December 7, 1951, in Sidney, Nebraska, United States. He, therefore, celebrates his birthday on the 7th of December every year.
John Knicely Height
Knicely stands at a height of approximately 5 feet, 7 inches (1.72m).
Quick Facts About John Knicely
|Full Name||John Knicely|
|Age||70 years old as of 2021|
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $5 Million|
John Knicely Family
Knicely father is known as John Knicely, Sr. and he has a brother by the name Jim. Information regarding Knicely’s mother is currently under review. However, there will be an update as soon as it is available.
John Knicely Wife
Knicely is in marriage with his lovely spouse, Sue. The couple wedded on the 6th of September, 1977. The couple takes pride in being “mom and dad” to their 5 adult children, John Ryan(he is a television journalist as his father), Kristen, Spencer, Mitchel, and Grant. Among those 5 children, there is a set of identical twins. In the year 2013, Knicely shared a photo of his son John Ryan and his spouse, Melaine, and in the year 2015, he shared another gorgeous wedding photo of his son Mitchel and his beloved, Allie. Also, the couple feels proud of being “grandpa and grandma” to their 6 grandchildren, whose information are currently under review.
John Knicely Salary
Being one of the top journalists for WOWT, Knicely earns an annual salary ranging between $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
John Knicely Net Worth
Knicely has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a Sports/News Anchor.
John Knicely WOWT
At WOWT Knicely works alongside;
- Lauren Taylor
- Sharon Chen
- Danielle Avitable
- Dave Zawilinski
- Brian Mastre
- Lauren Melendez
- Leigh Waldman
- Rusty Lord
- David Koeller
- Mallory Schnell
- Clay Ostarly
- Joe Nugent
- Rex Smith