Meteorologist Promoted to Anchor at KPHO in Phoenix

By Andrew Gauthier 

Current Chief Meteorologist and News Anchor Sean McLaughlin has been promoted to Main Anchor for KPHO-TV, said Vice President and General Manager Edward Munson, Jr..

“We’re thrilled to have Sean continue his role as news anchor at CBS 5,” said Munson. “He is a true journalist who brings passion and credibility to our newscasts.”

McLaughlin will soon join Catherine Anaya for the 5 and 10 p.m. newscasts and will continue his current 6:30 p.m .anchoring assignment. The change comes after longtime Valley news anchor, Kent Dana, recently announced his desire to pursue other interests after declining an opportunity to remain on air at CBS 5. More…