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

Loggerhead Sea Turtle (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Baby Loggerhead Sea Turtle Moves Into National Aquarium

Baltimore’s aquarium announced Tuesday that a baby loggerhead sea turtle is now living in the attraction’s coastal beach exhibit.
The turtle will be on view for a year before being released into the wild.


The "Boys of Hampden" walk the streets of Baltimore after posing for a parody calendar that's being used to raise funds for the Hampden Family Center.

Baltimore Businessmen Raise Funds For Family Center With Parody Calendar

Business owners in northern Baltimore posed for a parody pinup calendar to raise funds for the Hampden Family Center.


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“Judy Centers” Will Help Prepare Young Kids For Kindergarten

A group of Maryland educators had an idea: what if new parents could begin to prepare their family for kindergarten?


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WJZ Report Inspires Md. Woman To Get Up And Go

Researchers say only half of U.S. citizens are getting enough exercise. A lot of people say they have trouble starting and then sticking with it.



Md. Father Flips Car, Sprints Home To Save Kids In House Fire

A Maryland father did just about everything to save his kids after their home went up in the flames on Wednesday morning.


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Under Armour Designer Climbs Everest To Combat Human Trafficking

One of Under Armour’s top designers came up with what even he calls a crazy idea: climb some of the six highest mountains on earth to combat human trafficking.


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D.C. Police Search For Twerking Suspects

Police in DC are having a tough time finding an unusual set of suspects.


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Investigation Begins Into Cause Of 3-Alarm Fire On Hanover Street

A stubborn three-alarm fire destroyed homes and businesses is Baltimore overnight.



Experimental Technique Could Save Lives, But There’s An Ethics Issue

Army researchers hope to save lives with a new use for an old technique.


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Aurora Borealis May Be Visible In Maryland Tonight

They’ve been called nature’s fireworks. The Northern Lights were predicted to make an appearance Tuesday night and possibly Wednesday night in our area.



Autism Speaks Walk Helps Bring Attention To Those With The Disorder

There are 3 million people in America with autism—and the number is growing.


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Family & Friends Celebrate Missing Girl’s Birthday, Hope She’ll Be Found

Relisha Rudd, the little girl who vanished in northeast DC, is being remembered.



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