Alex DeMetrick

Alex DeMetrick 175x131Alex DeMetrick has been a general assignment reporter with WJZ Eyewitness News since September 1984.

Alex began his journalism career in California.

Alex has received many awards from United Press International and The Associated Press.  He also received a Lincoln University Award for his political reporting.

A native of Michigan, Alex moved to California at the age of seven.

He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from California State University and pursued graduate studies at San Jose State University.

Alex enjoys sailing, hiking, writing, movies and jazz.

More Dolphin Sightings In The Chesapeake Could Be A Sign Of Bay’s Health

It turns out hundreds of dolphins are making their way into the Chesapeake Bay and its rivers.


Gas Prices Take A Dip During The Normally Expensive Summer Season

Summer is travel season, and this year it’s going to cost less to take that trip.


Md., Va. Students Build ‘Reef Balls’ To Support Chesapeake Bay Oysters

It’s not every school project that gets dropped overboard.


Total Solar Eclipse Coming In August; Where’s The Best Place To See It?

A solar eclipse is one of the most spectacular sights in nature, and if you’re up for a road trip, you can see it this summer.


New Technology Coming To Help Make MARC Trains Safer

Technology that can reduce train accidents is coming to Maryland’s commuter rail system, and it’s designed to take over when humans make mistakes.


Baltimore Forced To Ration Life-Saving Narcan As Opioid Crisis Worsens

It can save lives, but Baltimore’s Health Department is being forced to ration Narcan.


Three Charged In Death Of Two Germantown Teens Killed In Car

Three people have been charged with killing two Maryland teens who were found dead the night before their high school graduation.


No Threat Found After Reports Of Person With Gun At Harford Community

Harford Community College released an alarm that an active shooter may be on the loose on Saturday.


Perry Hall Soldier, Killed In Afghanistan Last Week, Remembered By Community

A small community draws together after a local soldier is killed half a world away.


Druid Lake To Get Smaller So Drinking Water Can Get Safer

A major Baltimore landmark is about to undergo some big changes.


Baltimore’s Amazon Fulfillment Center Goes Solar

Amazon grew into a retail powerhouse by harnessing technology.


Cecil County Students Get To Talk To ISS Astronaut In Class

It takes more than a school bus for a field trip into space, but NASA made it happen for students at Leeds Elementary School in Elkton.



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