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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Maryland’s 56th Governor, Marvin Mandel, Dead At 95

Marvin Mandel, Maryland’s 56th governor has died at the age of 95.


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Officials Urge Residents To Take Precautions After WNV Cases In Baltimore

City health officials are urging residents to take precautions after three cases of the West Nile Virus are confirmed in Baltimore.



Charges Dropped Against Suspect In Massive Dog Fighting Ring

A massive multi-state dog fighting ring busted this past December after an investigation that lasted more than a year. But now, the Baltimore state’s attorney has dropped charges against one of the alleged ringleaders in the case.


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Woman Found Slain In Severn Home Was Ft. Meade Soldier

New information about a woman found dead inside her townhome in Severn. Her five month old baby girl was unharmed next to her. The victim is a U.S. Army soldier stationed at Fort Meade.



Police Use ‘Vampire Technology’ To Combat Crime

Baltimore City police have enlisted the help of a vampire to help combat crime. Vampire is new technology allowing crime scene technicians to process fingerprints found on a scene in seconds.


Molly Shattuck. (photo credit: The Baltimore Sun)

Allegations Against Molly Shattuck In Baltimore County To Be Re-Examined

She admitted to raping her son’s 15-year-old friend at a Delaware beach house. Now former Ravens cheerleader Molly Shattuck may face more charges — this time, in Baltimore County.


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“Super Lice” Reported In Maryland

As schools start to open in Maryland, there’s growing concern among parents as “super lice” have been reported.


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Storms Turned Roads Into Rivers In Bel Air

Clean-up continues in Harford County after Thursday night’s storms drenched neighborhoods with feet of water.


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Heavy Flooding Reported In Harford County

Rescue crews in Harford County were busy Thursday night as heavy rain caused major flooding.



Ravens Security Chief Found Not Guilty On Both Counts

The Ravens head of security Darren Sanders, who was accused of a sex offense against a stadium employee, was found not guilty on both counts.



Hundreds Say Goodbye To Baltimore’s Batman Lenny Robinson

He was a super hero to sick children across our region. Now hundreds gather to say a final goodbye to Baltimore’s Batman.


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Md. Confirms First 2015 Case Of West Nile Virus In State

For the first time this year, a person in the Baltimore area has West Nile virus. Now health officials have issued a warning about mosquito-borne illnesses.