Mike Schuh

Schuh Mike 175x131 (2)Mike Schuh joined the WJZ news team as a general assignment reporter in 1993. During his time at WJZ, he’s  received awards for a wide range of news stories. His 11 Emmy Awards were earned in the “Best Reporter,”  “Writing,”  “Hard News Investigation,”  “Spot News,” “General News Reporting”  and “Features Reporting” categories.

In 2010, he received an Associated Press Award for “Spot News.”  In 2007, he received two Associated Press Awards in the “Spot News” and “Human Interest News” categories. In 2002, Mike won a Regional Edward R. Murrow Award.

He volunteers as a faculty member for the prestigious National Press Photographers Association’s annual NewsVideo Workshop. He has led television storytelling seminars and workshops in Denmark and across our country.  In 2008, Mike was appointed as the Regional Vice President to the Board of Governors for the Capital Area Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences and served for two years.

Mike came to WJZ after learning his craft at television stations in Indianapolis, Louisville, Cape Girardeau, Mo. and Carbondale, Ill. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale.

Mike, his wife, and one very, very energetic daughter, all live in Baltimore County.

Proceeds From Fundraiser Going To Scholarship Named After Fallen Ellicott City Hero

Following the tragic death of sergeant Eddy Hermond in the Ellicott City flood, his close friends gathered to remember his life and raise money for a scholarship. 


Md. Doctor, Founder Of Prostate Cancer Run Diagnosed With Same Disease

For more than a decade, WJZ has brought viewers stories about a doctor from Owings Mills who has raised phenomenal amounts of money through runs to search for a cure for prostate cancer. 


Officers Attend Graduation Ceremony For Child Of Fallen Brother In Blue

A large contingent of Baltimore PD officers showed up for the graduation ceremony for the daughter of one of their fallen brothers.


Kennedy Krieger Offers Narcotic-Free Chronic Pain Management For Children

Kennedy Krieger is now offering a way for children to manage chronic pain without narcotics.


Maryland Half Marathon Helping Raise Funds For Cancer Research

Ask any cancer researcher and they’ll tell you it takes money – a lot of money – to develop new treatments to fight the disease.


6 Campers Stranded By High Water Rescued In Maryland Forest

Six campers stranded by high water at a Maryland state forest have been rescued.


Hundreds Hit Baltimore Streets For Bike To Work Day

For the 21st time, commuters all over Maryland bypassed their car, bus and train to get to work by bicycle.


Baltimore Business Owner’s Comic Collection Going To Exhibit At Library Of Congress

Camden Station has been home to the world’s finest private collection of comics and memorabilia.


‘I Am A Very Lucky Girl’: Woman’s Hardships Part Of New Holocaust Museum Exhibit

It is painful for Herta Griffel to look at some of the pictures and documents from her childhood in Vienna.


Residents, Business Owners Allowed Temporary Access To Ellicott City

Howard County officials are allowing restricted, credentialed access to Main Street in Ellicott City for business owners, residents, and property owners only.


$4 Safety Whistle Saves The Life Of Stranded Md. Kayaker

A $4 safety whistle saved Sean Davidson’s life.


Md. Community Rushed To Save Life Of Critically Injured Police Officer

Local neighbors in a Maryland community did all the could to save the life of a slain Baltimore County police officer.



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