Alyssa Patrick Promoted to Co-Anchor of Evening Newscast at WAND

By Kevin Eck 

Alyssa Patrick has been promoted to co-anchor of the WAND 5, 6, and 10 p.m. weekday newscasts.

Patrick is the anchor for the Decatur, Illinois NBC affiliate’s 4 p.m. news and has been the nightside reporter since 2021.

“She has an anchor flair with an investigative reporter like style,” said WAND general manager Clay Koenig. “I knew from the very first day she would be our future at WAND TV.”


“I am excited to be joining Sean Streaty on WAND News at 5, 6 and 10. I look forward to continuing the WAND legacy of trust built over the past 75 years,” said Patrick. “I look forward to serving our community in this new role. I’ve made Central Illinois my home and I am committed to working hard for them every day.”