Tribune Co.-owned WGN-Channel 9's new Saturday and Sunday morning newscasts will be anchored by Sean Lewis. Meteorologist Mike Hamernik will handle weather segments. The live, one-hour newscasts launch on Oct. 2 and 3 from 6 to 7 a.m.
Lewis joined CLTV in March, 2007, and WGN in June 2008. He graduated from the University of Wisconsin--Milwaukee. Hamernik has been a member of the WGN weather team since 2005. He began his Chicago broadcast career in 2002 at CLTV. Hamernik studied meteorology at the University of Wisconsin--Madison.