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
An 87-year-old man in Frederick was in the process of cleaning up after the holidays when tragedy struck. As Mike Schuh reports, his own dog was to blame.
The social media accounts of two news organizations, one in Maryland, were hacked by those sympathetic to the terror group Isis. Mike Schuh has details from the TV station hacked in Salisbury.
One of the most successful competitive college teams in the world is based in Baltimore. As Mike Schuh reports, they excel in intellectual, not physical feats.
This has been a rebound year for the auto industry.
A 70-year-old Ellicott City woman died in a house fire Monday night.
There are creatures amongst us who will not enjoy what is going to happen on Wednesday night. As Mike Schuh reports, there are ways to keep our pets calm when the fireworks explode on New Year’s night.
Animal rights activists share a passion and aren’t afraid of letting the rest of the world know where they stand.
People in Harford County and eastern Baltimore counties will soon see one and later, two new objects in the sky. As Mike Schuh reports, special radar blimps will fly protecting the East Coast from attack.
An old German tradition during the holidays took root in Baltimore and the area train gardens help to strengthen a community’s identity.
The Maryland Transit Administration will now offer bicyclists a new way to commute around Maryland. As Mike Schuh reports, a pilot program begins Saturday.
A young man from the Towson area has just had his debut on Broadway, but not as an actor on stage. Mike Schuh shows us how Tim Mackabe designed what the audience sees on stage.
The property crime rate in Baltimore is twice that of the rest of the country as a whole. Mike Schuh talks with a Baltimore man who had more than a piece of property taken from him.