Crystal Martinez to Join WDAF in Kansas City as 4 PM Anchor

By Kevin Eck 

Crystal Martinez will join Kansas City Fox affiliate WDAF as co-anchor of the 4 p.m. newscast starting March 25, 2024.

Martinez comes from KNWA in Fayetteville, Arkansas where she was a morning anchor. She has also worked at KXII in Ardmore, Oklahoma.

“Crystal’s experience and personality, alongside Loren Halifax, make her a perfect match for the show,” said vice president and general manager Tracy Brogden Miller.


“I’m excited to introduce Crystal to Kansas City and our loyal viewers. We both love yoga,
hiking, exploring local restaurants and shops and, most importantly, serving the community,”
said anchor Loren Halifax.