Mike Schuh

Schuh Mike 175x131 (2)Mike Schuh joined WJZ Eyewitness News 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.

More Stories by Mike Schuh

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Maryland Food Bank Makes It Easier For People To Donate

Getting people who aren’t hungry to be concerned about those who are is one of the challenges faced by the Maryland Food Bank.



Senator Cardin Wants More Oyster Farms In Chesapeake Bay

There is a state lab on the Eastern Shore helping to bring the oysters back to the bay.


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Seismic Monitoring Equipment To Be Purchased Ahead Of Fracking

With the exception of a couple of earthquakes in the past decade, Maryland is pretty stable. But now, with the possibility of hydraulic fracturing coming to Maryland, the state wants see what’s really happening underground.



A Misuse Of Household Cleaners Causes Evacuation In Cockeysville

Residents of a Cockeysville apartment complex were evacuated Thursday morning after they complained a gas-like smelled caused them to choke.



New Group Makes Getting In Shape Cheaper, If Not Easier

Surveys show that, by this time of year, 75% will have broken a New Year’s resolution to get in better shape.


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Light Rail System Halted After Car Gets Stuck On Tracks

The light rail system was shut down at the height of rush hour Tuesday morning.


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Gas Prices Continue To Drop Bringing Relief To Motorists

At one point Monday, the price of crude oil dropped 5 percent.



City Police Investigating Triple Homicide

City police are investigating a shooting that left three people dead on Thursday night.


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City, State Announce Home Ownership Program In Baltimore

Some of the state money pledged to help the city after the riots is being used to get more people to buy homes downtown.



Volunteers Cleanup West Baltimore School For Day Of Service Initiative

The Maryland Department of the Environment has partnered with a West Baltimore elementary school in a day of service event to beautify the school building and grounds ahead of the upcoming school year.


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8,000 Teens Get Summer Jobs Through Youthworks

For the first time in years, the mayor’s Youthworks program was able to employ all of the teens who signed up for summer jobs.


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Mother Of Fatal Crash Victim Teaches Elderly Driver Safety

It’s been four years since a computer science student at Johns Hopkins was run over has he road his bicycle near campus.