wjz-13 all-news-99-1-wnew 1057-the-fan 1300logo2_67x35
BREAKING NEWS Ray Rice Publicly Apologizes To His Wife Following Assault, 2-Game Suspension | Read Story

Mike Hellgren

Hellgren Mike175x131 (2)WJZ general assignment reporter Mike Hellgren came to Maryland’s News Station in the spring of 2004 from KARK-TV, an NBC affiliate station in Little Rock, Arkansas where he worked as a general assignment reporter, as well as fill-in anchor. Solid reporting credentials and a reputation for breaking important news stories characterized Mike’s work both there and at KTAL-TV, another NBC station in Shreveport, La. where he also was a general assignment reporter and fill-in anchor.

He also worked as a reporter/producer/photographer for KLAX-TV, an ABC station in Alexandria, La. and started his career in broadcast journalism with a cable news program called First Edition News in Kenosha, Wisconsin.

Mike holds a B.S. degree in journalism from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism and grew up partly in Chicago and partly in Louisiana.

More Stories by Mike Hellgren

peroutka

Candidate Discusses Secessionist Controversy: ‘I Am An Anti-Racist’

A Republican candidate in Anne Arundel County is making national news for his association with a group that wants the south to secede. For the first time, he’s speaking out against allegations he’s a racist.

18 hours ago

Southwest

FAA Proposes Second Largest Fine In History Against Southwest

New fallout tonight, as the FAA is proposing the second largest fine in history against Southwest Airlines. The government says the airline did not follow regulations when repairing planes.

07/29/2014

Dellendo Campbell

Man Admits To Helping Friend Kill Wife For Life Insurance

A man is pleading guilty for helping his friend kill his wife for life insurance. He might have gone free, if not for a DNA match.

07/28/2014

michael peroutka

Democrats Calling On Republican Party To Denounce Candidate For AACO Council

Right now, a candidate for Anne Arundel County Council is under fire for what appears to be his membership in a neo-confederate group that wants the south to secede from the rest of the U.S.

07/25/2014

(Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Ray Rice Assault Costs Him 2-Game Suspension And Half A Million Dollars

The NFL slaps Ravens star running back Ray Rice with a two game suspension.

07/24/2014

Dutch

Congressman Dutch Ruppersberger Weighs In On Ukraine Crisis

US intelligence has evidence that Russia is behind the crash, despite the country’s denials.

07/23/2014

Dr. Nikita Levy

Info Released About How Record Hopkins Settlement Will Be Distributed

We’re learning new information about how money will be divided among thousands of patients whose gynecologist secretly recorded them. Johns Hopkins’ insurance will pay the record $190 million settlement.

07/22/2014

Nikita Levy

Hopkins Agrees To $190M Settlement In Secret OBGYN Exam Taping Case

Settlement announced. Johns Hopkins Hospital has agreed to pay millions to settle claims filed by patients of Dr. Nikita Levy.

07/21/2014

O'Malley Immigration

Gov. O’Malley States His Case On Child Immigration Crisis

Mike Hellgren reports, as hundreds of Central American immigrants stream into Maryland, Governor Martin O’malley says he’s against turning vacant federal buildings into shelters.

07/18/2014

Immigration

Md. On Front Lines Of Immigration Crisis

Mike Hellgren reports, the state is on the front lines of an immigration crisis as thousands of children pour into the United States from Central America.

07/17/2014

tree snapped

Weather Service Investigates Possible Tornado In Anne Arundel County

The National Weather Service is investigating whether a tornado may have touched down in Anne Arundel County during Tuesday’s storms.

07/16/2014

janelle oni

Police: Woman, 21, Killed On Dangerous Stretch Of Route 1 In College Park By Drunk Driver

Deadly hit and run. A pedestrian accident over the weekend raises safety concerns over Route 1 in College Park.

07/07/2014

next