Keeping Elko Informed is a big responsibility and Lori Gilbert, KELK’s Award Winning Newscaster is the one most people turn to for local news. Lori has been the News Director for Elko Broadcasting Company (KELK/KLKO) since 1983. She is consistently recognized by news organizations for her outstanding contributions to Broadcast Journalism.
The Associated Press recently recognized the KELK/KLKO News Department, under her leadership, as The News Station of the Year. For 25 years, her daily half-hour community news program, Elko Live, has provided listeners with first-person news accounts of local, regional and national issues and events.