Jackie Kostek, ABC 13 Las Vegas

Jackie Kostek

ABC 13 Las Vegas

Chicago, IL, United States

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Past articles by Jackie:

Bridge Counseling Associate offering free walk-in counseling after mass shootings

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — In light of the mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton this weekend, Bridge Counseling Associates is offering free walk-in trauma processing therapy session this week. The group sessions will be held at 10 a.m., noon and 2 p.m. starting Monday. Bridge Counseling Associates is located at 1640 Alta Drive. → Read More

Henderson officials working to land a Major League Baseball team

For the past year, Henderson officials have been trying to appeal to the Arizona Diamondbacks. They submitted an expression of interest and proposed building a stadium of St. Rose Parkway. → Read More

VEGAS STRONGER CHAMPIONS: Family of Brazyl Ward start nonprofit, DreamSafe Project

After their daughter Brazyl was hit by car while walking in a crosswalk Halloween night in 2013, Tiffany and Brandon Ward started a nonprofit, DreamSafe Project. → Read More

Trips to emergency rooms increase during summer months

After 20 years in Vegas, Enrique Gomez knows how to handle the brutal summer heat. → Read More

School board trustee Danielle Ford sits down with 13 Action News

School board trustee Danielle Ford speaks out about her controversial comments. → Read More

Summerlin homeowner finds squatters taking over house on security camera

Martin Coleman realized he had squatters living in his family's home after checking his in-home security camera. → Read More

Career fair held in Las Vegas amid first responder shortage

Law enforcement agencies and the Clark County Fire Department are facing a shortage of first responders. As the teams combined forces to hold a career fair on Tuesday. → Read More

Sports psychologist helps Vegas fans mentally prepare for Game 7

With a disappointing double-overtime loss behind them, the Vegas Golden Knights will look to rebound against the San Jose Sharks in a Game 7 situation on Tuesday, along with their fans. → Read More

Vegas Golden Knights superfans return home after epic road trip

For Vegas Golden Knights superfans - Makenna and Kyle Gott - there's no better place to watch playoff hockey than home. → Read More

Meeting a new fan group: VGK Ladies

Just as the Vegas Golden Knights have been riding an undeniable wave of momentum, so too have the VGK Ladies. → Read More

East Las Vegas residents look to improve their 'dangerous' street

A 65-year-old man and his dog were killed on Kimberly Avenue early Saturday morning by a suspected drunk driver. Neighbors say the street has been a known problem for years. → Read More

Clark County planning to sue owners of 'nude resort'

Clark County planning to sue the owners of the property at 2461 E Harmon Avenue for illegally operating a bar, spa, motel and nightclub. → Read More

Speeding drivers have east LV residents fearful to cross street

A crosswalk has been installed near Boulder Highway and Tropicana Avenue. However, many locals told 13 Action News that it has not helped them feel any safer while on the street. → Read More

Southern Hills nurse recognized as Vegas Stronger Champion

Josielyn James often pays out of her own pocket to make sure homeless patients have clothes, shoes and transportation to shelter. → Read More

Nevada Youth Football League kicks off spring season

The long-running Nevada Youth Football League hosted its spring kickoff on Saturday with UNLV coach Tony Sanchez and current players, many of whom started in the non-profit league. → Read More

Vegas wedding chapels, planners prepare for Valentine's Day rush

Although Vegas weddings have been on the decline over the last decade, chapels are preparing for one of their busiest days of the year. → Read More

Retro Manufacturing gets big boost from Nevada small business grant

The Nevada Governor's Office for Economic Development received $150,000 from the federal government for the STEP grants. → Read More

Protecting young hockey players from concussions, other injuries

During last night's winning effort over Tampa, Vegas Golden Knights forward Ryan Carpenter took a massive hit and had to be helped off the ice. → Read More

Security guard saves choking baby near Las Vegas Strip

Security guard saves choking baby near Las Vegas Strip, recognized as Vegas Stronger Champion. → Read More

Middle school teacher gets creative to motivate students to read

Lloyd Goldberg will do pretty much anything to motivate his students to read, which led to his 13 Days and Knights of Giving nomination. → Read More