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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Baltimore Mayoral Candidates Take The Stage For Debate

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Dirt Bike Park Coming To Baltimore?

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Senator Asks Questions In Mysterious Death Of Virginia Teen

A teenage girl from Virginia is found dead near a dumpster in Baltimore in 2008. Investigators believe she killed herself. But years later, questions continue to swirl about the case.


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New Law May Allow Past Crimes To Be Brought Up In Rape Trials

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Teacher’s Aide Pleads Not Guilty To Sexually Abusing Students

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Md. Court Of Appeals Hears Arguments In Freddie Gray Case

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Viral Video Putting BARCS In The Spotlight

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Rallies Held To Push Lawmakers To Pass Affirmative Consent Law

Fighting back against sexual assaults on college campuses. The issue is on the national stage and taking the forefront here in Maryland, where supporters are pushing for legislation to standardize the way schools handle assault cases.


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Archdiocese Investigates Allegations Against Former Priest

A priest who worked for years in the Baltimore archdiocese has confessed to sexually abusing a child. Now parishioners say they want more answers as the church continues its investigation.


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Man’s Arm Broken During Struggle With Baltimore City Police

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