SPOKANE, Wash. — TV news viewers allow KREM 2 News anchors and reporters into their homes. They become familiar faces to regular viewers.

They share your success stories, your heartbreaks and hunt down answers.

And then one day— they’re gone. 

TV news anchors and reporters often leave for new endeavors in cities beyond the Northwest. The change leaves many local viewers with the same question.

Where did Randy Shaw, Grace Pena or Othello Richards go?

ANSWER: Mike Murad headlines in Green Bay

ANSWER: Dawn Picken trades news for travel

VOTE: Who would you like an update on?

Now we have some answers to those lingering questions. Each Thursday, KREM 2 Morning News will feature updates on your favorite news personalities from the past.

In the meantime, vote below for which past KREM personalities you'd like to hear from after leaving the news.