KHON has hired award-winning reporter and anchor Diane Ako to work on the “Wake Up 2day” morning news show.
Ako previously anchored the morning news on KHNL from 1996-2009. She was most recently the public relations director for Halekulani.
Her first day at her new station will be Monday, June 23. She will join “Wake Up 2day” co-anchor Ron Mizutani the following Monday, the 30th.
Olena Heu’s last day on the set will be Friday, June 27.