WICHITA, Kan. - Our news partners at KAKE TV announced Monday that a member of their News family is making the move to one of the largest television markets in the country. KAKE News anchor Jeff Herndon has accepted a position as news anchor at WFLD-TV in Chicago for their 9:00 p.m. news cast. Herndon's last day on the air in Wichita will be September 6th.
Herndon has been a news anchor for KAKE since 2004. During that time he won 3 Heartland Emmy awards. Jeff grew up in Haysville and graduated from Wichita State University.