Meghan McCorkell

McCorkel Meghan 175x131 (2)Meghan McCorkell joined the Eyewitness News team in July 2011 as a General Assignment Reporter.

She came to Baltimore from Columbus, Ohio where she spent nearly three years at WSYX/WTTE.  While there, she traveled to Haiti to cover relief efforts on the year anniversary of the devastating earthquake.  She was also recognized by the Associated Press for excellence in Feature Reporting.

Prior to moving to Buckeye nation, Meghan worked as the Washington Correspondent for Sinclair Broadcast Group, covering Capitol Hill and the White House.  She started behind the scenes before stepping in front of the camera.  As a Producer at WJLA in Washington, D.C. she won an Emmy Award for her coverage of President Gerald Ford’s funeral.  She was also nominated for an Emmy while working as a Producer at WTTG.  She started her career moving up the ranks at NewsChannel 8.

A native of the Jersey Shore, Meghan is happy to be back on the East Coast.

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Under Armour CEO Reveals Plans For Port Covington Transformation

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Under Armour Unveils New Fitness Tracking Products

One of Baltimore’s biggest companies is expanding its brand. Under Armour is getting into the fitness tracking industry, hoping to cash in.


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Baltimore City Officer Arrested After Leading Troopers On Chase

Nearly 150 miles-per-hour. That’s the top speed investigators say an off duty cop reached in a high-speed chase with state troopers.


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A sex for repairs scandal rocks the Baltimore Housing Authority. Now the city has reached a settlement in a federal lawsuit brought by women who say they were victimized.



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BPD Announces New ‘Public Enemy No. 1’ After Fatal House Fire

Public Enemy No. 1. City police are hunting down a man they say barricaded two people in a room and lit it on fire. Now a 61-year-old woman is dead in the first murder of the year.



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As the world celebrates the start of 2016, one Maryland couple is especially grateful. Their son is the first baby born in the state of Maryland at 12:01 a.m.


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6,500 Fireworks, Thousands of Spectators, Will Ring In 2016 In Baltimore

We’re just hours away from a brand new year and Baltimore City is getting ready for tens of thousands of people to join in the downtown festivities.


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Thousands of people took cover in the storm’s path, including Orioles Manager Buck Showalter, who owns a home in the Dallas region.


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2 Young Girls Among 4 Hurt In Baltimore Shooting

Two young girls are among four people shot at a West Baltimore convenience store. Now police have arrested one man–and wait until you hear how them tracked him down.



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Sorry frosty, maybe next year. This Christmas Eve we’re taking in our lights with flip flops and shorts.




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