Walker, Dave

Walker, D

Dave’s television career began at WESH in Orlando, Fla. He became a popular figure with northern California viewers at KOVR during the 1970s. In 1980, Dave, and his wife Lois Hart, anchored the very first CNN news broadcast, and continued with CNN for eight years, anchoring prime time newscasts as well as a two hour interview program, “Take Two.” In 1989, Dave joined CNBC, where he inaugurated the first CNBC newscast and anchored “CNBC Mornings,” “Money Wheel” and “America’s Vital Signs.” Dave and Lois returned to KCRA in 1990 as the weekend evening anchor team. They moved to the weeknight slot in 1994. Dave and Lois now anchor the 5, 6:30 and 11 p.m. newscast on channel 3.