Bradley was named news director in October 2020. She had worked at WBZ for 25 years, working as the executive producer of CBSN and as a special projects producer for nine years before that.
The company veteran is moving from KOVR-KMAX Sacramento, Calif., to oversee WBZ and WSBK starting Oct. 25.
Boston City Councilors Annissa Essaibi George and Michelle Wu will participate in their first, live, televised debate in Boston on WBZ-TV on Wednesday, Oct. 13, at 7 p.m. The debate will be streamed live on CBSN Boston and simulcast on WBZ-AM. WBZ-TV political analyst Jon Keller will moderate the live debate. The debate will feature selected questions tied to the most pressing issues facing the city submitted by […]
The 23-year news veteran moves from CBSN Boston to oversee news operations at the O&O.
Zack Green has been promoted to weekday morning meteorologist for CBS-owned WBZ Boston (DMA 9), effective Monday, Jan. 27. He will also be providing weekday morning forecasts for CBSN Boston. Green joined WBZ as a meteorologist in 2019. Before WBZ, he was the weekday morning meteorologist for WJAR Providence, R.I. Prior to that, Green was […]
Sarah Wroblewski is returning to CBS O&O WBZ Boston (DMA 9) as a meteorologist. She will contribute to weekday afternoons and weekend evenings. Wroblewski will begin her new position on Monday, Oct. 22. Wroblewski has spent more than 10 years anchoring and reporting on some of the biggest weather events across the Boston market at […]
The new pact extends coverage of all Patriots pre-season games, Patriots All Access, Patriots GameDay and 5th Quarter exclusively on the CBS O&O and co-owned WSBK.
Anaridis Rodriguez has joined CBS O&O WBZ Boston (DMA 9) as weekend morning anchor. She will also contribute to weekday mornings on WBZ This Morning. Rodriguez begins her new position on Monday, April 3. She joins the station from The Weather Channel in Atlanta, where she was a news anchor and network correspondent. For three […]
Cheryl Fiandaca has joined CBS O&O WBZ Boston (DMA 9) as the station’s chief investigative reporter for its I-Team. She will begin her new position on Monday, Jan. 30. An award-winning investigative journalist, Fiandaca comes to WBZ from WHDH, the former NBC affiliate in Boston. “We are thrilled to have Cheryl at WBZ-TV,” said News […]
Kate Merrill has been named anchor at CBS O&O WBZ Boston (DMA 9), effective immediately. Merrill will join Chris McKinnon as co-anchor for WBZ This Morning and WBZ News at Noon. Merrill has been with WBZ for nearly 13 years, joining the station in 2004 as a reporter. Before WBZ, Merrill was a reporter for […]
CBS-owned WBZ and sister station WSBK (MNT) have been experiencing transmission problems with their over-the-air signals since Saturday. The outage has mainly affected Dish, Direct TV and over-the-air signals.
Breana Pitts has joined CBS-owned WBZ Boston (DMA 8) as a news reporter, covering traffic and other reporting duties. Pitts will be assigned to weekday mornings, and will begin her new position on Monday, July 18. Before coming back to Boston, Pitts was an anchor at KTSM El Paso, Texas, where she worked since 2014. […]
The CBS O&O in Boston promotes its assistant news director to the top slot.
After only a year and a half, CBS O&O WBZ Boston has ousted news director Gary LaPlante from his role at the station.
In a surprise to the newsroom, CBS-owned WBZ Boston has let go two key news managers. Peter Wilson, who has spent the last six years as the managing editor, is gone after being with WBZ for close to 20 years. And Greg Nickerson, WBZ’s digital assets manager for the past two-and-a-half years, is also out.
Kerri Landry today was appointed director of communications for CBS-owned WBZ (CBS), WSBK (MNT) and the CBS Boston Local Media Group, effective immediately, overseeing internal and external communications as well as public affairs initiatives. A Boston native who has been based locally throughout her career, Landry most recently was the head of global public relations […]
CBS-owned WBZ Boston (DMA 7) has added Liam Martin as co-anchor with Paula Ebben of the WBZ News at 10pm on co-owned MNT affiliate WSBK. Martin will report for WBZ’s early evening and 11 p.m. newscasts Monday-Thursday. Martin will also co-anchor the WBZ News at 6:30 and WBZ News at 11 on Sunday nights with […]
CBS-owned WBZ Boston (DMA 7) today promoted Chris McKinnon to co-anchor of WBZ This Morning and WBZ News at Noon along with Kathryn Hauser. McKinnon first joined the station as a reporter in September. He previously worked at KWTV Oklahoma City and began his career at KREX Grand Junction, Colo. McKinnon is a graduate of the […]