• Meet The News TeamMore>>

  • Anchor

    Deb Farris

    Deb Farris

    Anchor for KAKE News @ 5PM, 6PM, 10PM

    Deb grew up on a farm in Iowa before moving to Pratt, Kansas. She graduated from Pratt High School and Fort Hays...

    Anchor for KAKE News @ 5PM, 6PM, 10PM

    Deb grew up on a farm in Iowa before moving to Pratt, Kansas. She graduated from Pratt High School and Fort Hays...

  • Anchor

    Jim Grimes

    Jim Grimes

    Anchor for KAKE News @ 5PM, 6PM, 10PM

    Jim Grimes anchors KAKE News at 5, 6, and 10 o'clock. He joined the KAKE news team in Spring 2016 and now calls Wichita his home.  Jim has spent more than 25 years working in some of the...

    Anchor for KAKE News @ 5PM, 6PM, 10PM

    Jim Grimes anchors KAKE News at 5, 6, and 10 o'clock. He joined the KAKE news team in Spring 2016 and now calls Wichita his home.  Jim has spent more than 25 years working in some of the...

  • Anchor

    Jemelle Holopirek

    Jemelle Holopirek

    Anchor for Good Morning Kansas & KAKE News @ 11AM

    Jemelle anchors Good Morning Kansas and KAKE News at 11 weekdays. Jemelle is a two-time Emmy Award winner.  Good Morning Kansas won...

    Anchor for Good Morning Kansas & KAKE News @ 11AM

    Jemelle anchors Good Morning Kansas and KAKE News at 11 weekdays. Jemelle is a two-time Emmy Award winner.  Good Morning Kansas won...

  • Anchor

    Alyson Acklin

    Alyson Acklin

    Anchor for Good Morning KAKEland & KAKE News @ 4PM

    Anchor for Good Morning KAKEland & KAKE News @ 4PM Alyson joined KAKE News from KTEN in Denison, Texas. There she covered record flooding...

    Anchor for Good Morning KAKEland & KAKE News @ 4PM

    Anchor for Good Morning KAKEland & KAKE News @ 4PM Alyson joined KAKE News from KTEN in Denison, Texas. There she covered record flooding...

  • Meteorologist

    Ben Pringle, CBM

    Ben Pringle, CBM

    Meteorologist

    Meteorologist Ben Pringle joined the KAKE First Alert Weather team in March 1994. Ben is designated as a Certified Broadcast...

    Meteorologist

    Meteorologist Ben Pringle joined the KAKE First Alert Weather team in March 1994. Ben is designated as a Certified Broadcast...

  • Anchor / Reporter

    Shane Ewing

    Shane Ewing

    Anchor / Reporter

    Shane Ewing anchors Good Morning Kansas and KAKE News at 11. Despite living in numerous places along his journey to the Sunflower State, Shane calls...

    Anchor / Reporter

    Shane Ewing anchors Good Morning Kansas and KAKE News at 11. Despite living in numerous places along his journey to the Sunflower State, Shane calls...

  • Meteorologist

    Frank Waugh, CBM

    Frank Waugh, CBM

    Meteorologist

    Frank Waugh covers the weather on Good Morning Kansas from 4:30 to 7 a.m. and on Good Morning KAKEland from 9 to 10 a.m. Frank has covered everything...

    Meteorologist

    Frank Waugh covers the weather on Good Morning Kansas from 4:30 to 7 a.m. and on Good Morning KAKEland from 9 to 10 a.m. Frank has covered everything...

  • Sports Director / Anchor

    Chase Shannon

    Chase Shannon

    Sports Director / Anchor

    Chase Shannon started at KAKE News in June 2016 and is excited to be back in Big 12 country.

    Sports Director / Anchor

    Chase Shannon started at KAKE News in June 2016 and is excited to be back in Big 12 country.

  • Anchor / Reporter

    Annette Lawless

    Annette Lawless

    Anchor / Reporter

    Emmy and Murrow-award winning journalist Annette Lawless joined the KAKE News family as an anchor and reporter in August 2013. You can...

    Anchor / Reporter

    Emmy and Murrow-award winning journalist Annette Lawless joined the KAKE News family as an anchor and reporter in August 2013. You can...

  • Reporter

    Jacklyn Chappell

    Jacklyn Chappell

    Reporter

    Jacklyn Chappell comes to Wichita from our next-door neighbors in Oklahoma City; where she spent a year at KFOR News 4...

    Reporter

    Jacklyn Chappell comes to Wichita from our next-door neighbors in Oklahoma City; where she spent a year at KFOR News 4...