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
Fundraising events in someone’s name are very common. But in a twist, last year, Mike Schuh introduced us to a Bel Air woman, who–before she died–organized her own memorial walk.
Since the late 1800s, there’s been a group of dedicated women who look out for each other in times of crisis. You know this group as the “YWCA.”
Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake is winning support from other public officials and praise from legal experts for asking the U.S. Justice Department to investigate her police department for discriminatory patterns or practices.
Now the hard work begins. That’s the message being heard from communities affected by the unrest following the death of Freddie Gray.
The city is waking up after the first night of curfew following Monday’s night of unrest.
Several fires burned across Baltimore Tuesday morning after a violent night of riots.
Crafters and customers gather on Maryland State Fairgrounds for Sugarloaf Craft Festival.
Right now, national statistics show there is a 67% chance that you have a dog or a cat. With hundreds of millions of pets in this country, some of them end up in shelters.
A man being taken into police custody ends up in a coma. Now, 7 days later – it is still a mystery how it happened.
A contest for entrepreneurs in the mid-Atlantic area who have always wanted to start a restaurant or bar.
Too often, according to the mayor, when we hear about teens in Baltimore, it’s because they’ve been at the center of a disturbance or crime.
A hundred and fifty years ago today, Abraham Lincoln was shot. Now the state has compiled some of the dozens of sites relating to that day and those times in a self-guided tour.