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Ken Wayne is an American News anchor currently working for KRON 4 News. He has previously worked in many other stations in other roles. He is well known for serving the Bay area since 1992.

Ken Wayne Biography

Ken Wayne is an American news anchor. He anchors the KRON4 evening newscasts at 6 p.m., 8 p.m., and 10 p.m. during weekdays. He is well recognized as an award-winning journalist who’s served the Bay Area since 1992.

It was only in 2018 that he left and joined KRON 4 News. From time to time, in his free time, he pilots his small plane across California and the West. Along with that, he has a strong liking of Karaoke.

Ken Wayne Early Life

From 1979 to 1980, Ken Wayne attended the Defense Information School where he studied Journalism and Broadcasting. Here, he joined the US Navy journalism program and worked in the Armed Forces Radio and Television Service

Ken Wayne Career

One of his first jobs was as a Navy journalist traveling around the world. The job took him to such places as the Aleutian Islands, to the coast of Libya. He started off at a small TV and FM station in Adak, a city located on Adak Island, in the Aleutians West Census area of Alaska in the United States. Apart from here, he has also worked in Subic Bay, in the Philippines and aboard the USS Biddle, a guided missile cruiser in Norfolk, Virginia.

After leaving his work as a Navy journalist, Ken Wayne joined KESQ in 1985. With this job, he was based in Palm Springs. He later moved to Chico, Fresno, Los Angeles. After spending some time here, he went to the Bay Area where he has been ever since. In the Bay area, he was an anchor to the weekday and weekend newscasts for the Bay Area’s FOX affiliate station. His work with the station garnered him a Peabody Award and an Edward R. Murrow Award for his reporting.

In summary, he worked; As a navy journalist for the US Navy from 1979 to 1985. As a reporter for KSEE Channel 24 Fresno from 1988-1990. A reporter for KTLA Channel 5 Los Angeles from 1989-1990. As a morning anchor for KXTV Channel 10 Sacramento from 1999-2000. An anchor/reporter for KTVU Oakland/ San Francisco/ San Jose from 1992-2018, and KRON fro May 2018 till date.

Ken Wayne, a news anchor at KRON 4 News