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
When AIDS first spread, its victims were treated as outcasts. The sick found it hard to care for themselves and few people who were willing to help.
When closer attention was paid to the Battle Acre park, a set of historic gates were found to be stolen. Now a well-known local man who will replace them.
If you drive around Baltimore you’ll see pockets of blight that never seem to get better. Now developers from Chicago are helping to clean up Baltimore one apartment at a time.
Just six days from now, the Maryland State Fair will open its gates in Timonium.
Since the CBS hit show “CSI” started, universities and police departments aren’t having any trouble finding people who want to go into the field of criminal forensics.
A unique spin on “Urban Furniture” draws national attention to Baltimore.
Across the country, 16 states, including Maryland, offer some form of back to school tax breaks.
Health officials in Baltimore are hearing from their counterparts near the Gaza Strip about a desperate need for medical supplies.
The War of 1812 ended 200 years ago this year. Now the Smithsonian is celebrating what people during that time might have had in their cups when they toasted our second victory over the British.
Ask nearly anyone who is successful and they’ll probably tell you that they didn’t get there all by themselves.
There is a national organization here in Baltimore that is helping critically ill children and their families make their time away from the hospital more pleasant.
All along, the Horseshoe Casino said its business would bring jobs to Baltimore. Well, 1,000 employees started Monday.