- KETV HEARST ARGYLE TELEVISION INCReporter/Anchor, 2013 - present
Dave Roberts is happy to be back to Omaha.
“It was great to jump right back in to covering the Big Stories” Dave says, “I feel like I haven’t missed a beat since the last time I worked in Omaha.” Dave brings more than 15 years of experience along with his extensive knowledge of Nebraska and current events to covering the news on KETV NewsWatch 7.
He’s received multiple awards from the Associated Press and Nebraska Broadcasters Association for everything from anchoring to investigations and his unique creative ability to tell stories.
Dave started his career KGAN in Cedar Rapids while still a student at Coe College. His career as an anchor and reporter then took him to Austin, Minn., Waterloo, Iowa, and right here in Omaha. Dave most recently was the main anchor for a station in Lincoln before joining KETV NewsWatch 7 in 2013.
Dave thinks of himself as a “work hard/play hard kind of guy.” He cherishes time spent with his wife Brooke and children, Carson and Kane. Dave’s strong commitment to family and community can be seen in his dedication at work; tracking down stories that keeps you and your children safe and informed.
Born in Honolulu, Hawaii, and raised in the Philadelphia suburb of Marlton, New Jersey, the Midwest has been his home since the 1990s. In a rare free moment, Dave enjoys shaving strokes off his golf game and traveling. If you have a story, Dave wants to tell it.