Mike Schuh

Schuh Mike 175x131 (2)Mike Schuh joined the WJZ news team 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.

Technology Helping Inmates In Md. Prison Pass Classes At Higher Rate

There are 1,800 inmates across Maryland who are studying to earn their GED, or high school diploma,


Safe Alternatives Foundation Keeps Kids Learning By Doing

Recent studies have shown that women, African-Americans and Latinos lag behind when it comes to earning degrees or finding jobs involving science, technology, engineering and math.


MDTA Police Look Out For Aggressive Drivers

National studies show that aggressive driving is a factor in 56 percent of all fatal crashes.


Multivitamins A Waste Of Money For Heart Health, Researchers Say

A new analysis suggests that at least when it comes to heart health, multivitamins and minerals aren’t worth it.


STEM Camp Star Academy Says They Keep The Fun In STEM

Two local men, Tim Rhode and Ed Mullin, have come up with an idea that could create a new industry for STEM


Senior Cat With ‘Wobbly Cat Syndrome’ Adopted From Md. Shelter Waiving Fees

A Carroll County woman has answered the call to adopt a 12-year-old stray named Stella from an animal shelter that is waiving adoption fees.


20 Md. Animal Shelters Waiving Adoption Fees For Cats In July

Twenty animal shelters across Maryland are waiving adoption fees for people looking to give cats and kittens a forever home.


Hundreds Line Street For One Of The Oldest Fourth Of July Parades In Md.

There were Fourth of July parades in cities all across America — 10 alone in just Baltimore County.


Youthworks Helps Teen Who Dreams Of Being OBGYN Get Real-Life Experience

Baltimore City leaders know that getting kids summer jobs will help them have a better chance for a career or college. 


Baltimore Teachers Helping To Enroll Students Into School

Educators in the city say they need to get as many students enrolled this fall — not only for their sake, but for the sake of the school system.


2 Firefighters Injured In Baltimore Fire, Collapse

Two firefighters sustained minor injuries following a fire at an abandoned warehouse in southwest Baltimore Monday morning.


Proceeds From Fundraiser Going To Scholarship Named After Fallen Ellicott City Hero

Following the tragic death of sergeant Eddy Hermond in the Ellicott City flood, his close friends gathered to remember his life and raise money for a scholarship.