Anchor Jeff Herndon is leaving KAKE-TV (ABC) in Wichita, Kan., to become the new evening anchor at WFLD-TV. Starting Oct. 1, he will anchor the 9 p.m. weekday newscast and report throughout the week. He replaces Bob Sirott, who is signing off on Sept. 5. Prior to KAKE, Herndon served as the weekend sports anchor at KTKA-TV (ABC) in Topeka, Kan.
WFLD-TV is a Fox affiliate broadcasting to Chicago and the surrounding area.