Mac’s Diner


Wayne has worked in broadcasting for more than 40 years.  From 1992 to 2015 he was senior anchor on the 6 and 10 o’clock news on KTXS-TV, an ABC affiliate in Abilene, Texas. 

Among his varied assignments, Wayne covered the NATO-led Stabilization Force (SFOR) and U.S. Air Force participation in Bosnia and Herzegovina in 1996.  His reporting on relief efforts in New Orleans following Hurricane Katrina in 2005 was honored with an Edward R. Murrow award.

Before joining KTXS, Wayne served as news director and news anchor at KREX-TV in Grand Junction, Colorado.  In the early ‘90s he worked as news director and news anchor at a TV station in Sterling, Colorado.  

From 1984 - 1988, Wayne was general manager of KSMT-FM in Breckenridge, Colorado.  KSMT was named Colorado Station of the Year under his leadership.

Previously, he served as program director and operations manager of Curt Gowdy Broadcasting stations in Laramie, Wyoming.  Wayne began his broadcasting career in 1973 at KFJB-AM and FM in Marshalltown, Iowa.

Wayne majored in Telecommunicative Arts (radio, television, and film) at Iowa State University.

Support KAFM

KAFM is community radio and exists based on the support of listeners like you! Please help keep KAFM on the air by making a contribution or becoming a Monument Member!

Upcoming Events

United States Air Force Academy Band Falconaires

Apr 15 @ 7:30PM
The professional Airmen-musicians in the Falconaires follow a long blue line of talented Air Force…

View More >>

Western Colorado Economic Summit

Apr 16 @ 7:00AM
The Grand Junction Economic Partnership will host the 8th Annual Western Colorado Economic Summit on…

View More >>

Dana Cooper

Apr 16 @ 7:00PM
Come out for an evening of amazing songwriting, storytelling and musicianship. Dana Cooper is a…

View More >>

Three Sisters

Apr 18 @ 7:30PM
By Anton Chekhov April 18-21 and 24-27 Rated PG-13 (mature themes) Three Sisters chronicles three…

View More >>


Want to listen to more podcast? No problem, we have our previous podcasts available for you on demand. Browse Our Collection


On Air:
Up Next: