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
The country’s most abundant kind of cat found in the wild will be coming to the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore.
It’s the time of year for the return of a holiday tradition.
The news of the crash of the jet carrying the Brazilian soccer team quickly traveled to Baltimore. As Mike Schuh reports, many professionals were friends with those aboard that plane.
Did you know a Towson family’s ancestor was instrumental in making Thanksgiving a national holiday?
An idea to clean up the harbor was turned into yet another one of Baltimore’s quirky attractions.
Some big inventions like the Legos, intermittent wipers, and television were invented by amateurs with a good idea. As Mike Schuh reports, a woman in Harford County says her idea just needs a little money to get going.
When the gesture by the University of Maryland college student who was battling cancer went viral, a new term was created.
On this Veterans Day, take a second to think about this figure: some 400 to 700 veterans in our area are homeless.
A Baltimore City ambulance and an adult daycare van carrying elderly people were involved in a collision Wednesday morning, where at least six people were injured, according to the Baltimore City Fire Department.
This election may have brought out a record number of Marylanders. In some areas voting stretched well past 8 p.m. as people waited in some long lines.
The A-10 is beloved by the Maryland Air National guard at Martin State. It was built in Hagerstown in the late 1970’s.
There are estimates that over 360,000 people around Baltimore are food insecure, meaning they don’t know where their next meal is coming from.