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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.

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Daniel Anders

Vigil Held In Honor Of Teen Who Died At Mad Decent Block Party

A teenager died of a suspected drug overdose at a Howard County music festival. Nearly two dozen people were hospitalized that night and there’s fear this problem is growing.

08/06/2014

Mad Decent Block Party

Dispatch Recordings Released From Music Festival Where 2 Overdosed

WJZ has obtained the dispatch recordings as a music festival in Howard County turned dangerous. First responders handled dozens of calls, many for possible drug overdoses.

08/05/2014

ray rice

U.S. Senators Criticize, Goodell Defends Ray Rice 2-Game Suspension

Ray Rice fallout. Nationwide outrage is growing over the NFL’s two-game suspension of Ray Rice for knocking his wife unconscious in a casino.

08/01/2014

nathaniel dennis

Brother Of Md. Man Who Died In Liberia Remembers Final Words

Global crisis. Several African nations declare public health emergencies as the deadly Ebola outbreak spreads. It’s the largest outbreak on record, killing 729 people.

07/31/2014

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.

07/30/2014

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

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