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


Maryland’s Wine Industry Growing Quickly

Just a few years ago, there were just a handful on wineries in Maryland.


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Therapy Dogs Helping Kids With Dyslexia Gain Confidence Reading

One school has a simple, warm and furry solution to getting kids comfortable with learning to read.



Cal Ripken Jr. Holds ‘Tip-Off’ Event To Raise Money For Foundation

Since Cal Ripken Jr. retired from baseball, he has worked tirelessly with his father’s foundation to make youth sports programs available to the underprivileged nationwide.


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Inside Look At What It Takes To Be A Baltimore City Firefighter

On any given day, the Baltimore Fire Department will receive over 600 calls for some kind of help.


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‘Otto The Auto’ Getting Kids To Talk About Traffic Safety Earlier

The American Automobile Association has found that the sooner children learn about the dangers associated with traffic, the safer they will be.



Dog Owners: Poisoned Hot Dogs Left Near Sidewalk In Crofton

Police and Animal Control in Anne Arundel County are warning the community about someone trying to hurt house pets near Crofton.


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New Ice Cream Flavor Honors Playwright

The Everyman Theatre wanted to know if a local ice cream maker were open to the idea of designing a new flavor around a story by America’s pre-eminent playwright, August Wilson.



The Baltimore Bus Stop You’ll Never Forget

There is a movement by Baltimore City to get more art in public places.


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3 Injured, Including Child, When Car Collides With MTA Bus

Multiple people were injured, including a child, when a car collides with a MTA bus on Wednesday morning.


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Local Bakery Combines Love For Ravens With Promotion

It’s been said you have to spend money to make money.



Lana Del Rey Vinyl Mix-Up Brings Baltimore Band National Attention

The five members of the band Wildhoney couldn’t pay for the kind of exposure they’re now receiving.


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“Walk To School Day” Hopes To Reduce Number Of Children Struck By Cars

In the US, 44 children are hit by cars every day, with 274 killed last year alone.




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