2NEWS HD Anchors
Russ McCaskey co-anchors the five, six and 10 pm news for Channel 2. From tornadoes to the Oklahoma City bombing, Russ has covered some of the biggest stories in state history.
Karen Larsen joined KJRH Channel 2 in May of 1996, and is currently anchor of Channel 2 News at 5 p.m., 6 p.m. and 10 p.m. Her work on these newscasts has earned four Emmy awards, as well as honors from the Society of Professional Journalists and the Oklahoma Association of Broadcasters.
Deana joined the 2NEWS Team as a general assignment reporter in January of 2005. She now anchors the 2NEWS Weekday Morning and Midday show with Justin Wilfon and Meteorologist George Flickinger.
Believe it or not, my journey to 2NEWS started way back in the third grade. That's when a weatherman from a local TV station visited my school. After he talked about the excitement of television news, I was immediately hooked.
Brett is an Emmy award-winning weathercaster with more than 20 years of experience. He joins KJRH Channel 2 as Storm Shield Weather Chief Meteorologist Sept. 23, 2013.
Brittany's love of weather started when she was in elementary school. She would wake up an hour early before school just to watch the news and especially the weather broadcast.
George Flickinger moved to Oklahoma in 2001 as a storm chaser and meteorologist
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Big Al Jerkens has been a member of the KJRH 2NEWS home team since 1979. He has three favorite sports teams, the NY Yankees, New York Giants, New York Rangers.
The newest addition to the Channel 2 Sports Team, Cayden McFarland is blessed to have found a job in the only profession that can justify an entire childhood spent watching sports and memorizing boxscores.
Brandon Richard joined the 2NEWS team as a multi-media journalist in September 2011.
Breanne Palmerini joined the KJRH team in August 2008. She started as the early morning reporter and worked her way up through the ranks to become the anchor of 2News Weekend Mornings.
Dan came to KJRH in April 2011, from Lincoln, Nebraska.
Joe Henke joined the 2NEWS team as a multimedia journalist in June 2013. Before moving to Tulsa, Joe reported for KERO, the Scripps-owned station in Bakersfield, Calif.
A veteran reporter and two-time Emmy Award winner, John is 2NEWS HD's Don't Waste Your Money® consumer reporter.
Liz Bryant joined KJRH in August 2011 as a multi-media journalist. She is excited to be back home! A native of Tulsa, Liz attended Jenks Schools.
Marla Carter says she's so excited to be here in Tulsa! A Kansas City native, she feels right at home here in the midwest. She joined KJRH in March of 2007 as an investigative reporter.
Max joined 2NEWS as a multimedia journalist in December 2012. In July, Max was named weekend evening anchor at the station.
Patricia Santos joined KJRH in April 2012 as Multi-Media Journalist. She came to us from Tallahassee, Florida where she worked as a General Assignment Reporter for WTXL-TV.
Steven Romo joined 2NEWS as a weekend morning anchor in September of 2013. He's an award-winning journalist who has anchored and reported for several stations across Texas. Now, he's excited about his adventure north of the Red River.
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An officer with the Tulsa Police Department says police are actively searching for a man who robbed four people at gunpoint in three different midtown locations within 40 minutes.
Brianna Stone went shopping at Walmart today. Perhaps a normal Sunday afternoon, except she had Officer Michael Konshak from the Bixby Police Department joining her.
A big chunk of the Tulsa Public School district's budget comes from property tax. There's enough money owed to make up $20 million in cuts that the district has received over the past five years.
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