Dayton Anchor Trades Mornings for Nights in Texas

By Stephanie Tsoflias Siegel 

WRGT morning anchor and sports director Erik Elken is leaving Dayton, Ohio to join KVIA as an evening anchor.

Elken, who has been with the ABC-Fox affiliate since 2014, said he’s leaving within the next week.

“I’ll be moving to El Paso, TX where I’ll be joining an incredibly talented team as an evening anchor. I truly value all the interaction we’ve had on this page over the last 4+ years,” he said in Facebook post.


KVIA is the News-Press-owned station in El Paso, Tex.