Katie Ward is leaving Des Moines CBS affiliate KCCI, according to the Des Moines Register.
KCCI news director Dave Busiek said Ward, who co-anchors the morning newscast alongside Steve Karlin, is leaving this summer and plans to spend more time with her two young children.
Ward joined KCCI in 2006 and was named morning anchor in 2010. Busiek said the station is already looking for her replacement at the anchor desk.
KCCI has announced Elizabeth Klinge will join Steve Karlin and meteorologist Kurtis Gertz on the Des Moines CBS affiliate’s morning news. “We are delighted to have Elizabeth join the KCCI morning news team,” said KCCI president and ... Read Post
Steve Karlin (pictured right) is going back to the KCCI 5:00 p.m. news. Karlin anchored the 5:00 p.m. show for the Des Moines CBS affiliate from 1993 until being moved to mornings in 2011. The station also announced it’s replacing K... Read Post