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Beth Germano

WBZ-TV's Beth Germano Emmy award-winning Beth Germano is a general assignment reporter for WBZ-TV News.  Born and raised in Massachusetts, Germano has been a New England-based reporter for more than 15 years.  She joined WBZ-TV as a freelance reporter in 1996 after reporting for several local television stations including WCVB-TV, New England Cable News, Monitor Cable Channel, WLVI-TV, and WGBH-TV.

Germano also anchored and reported for several radio stations in the region including WRKO-AM and WBUR-FM, the National Public Radio affiliate in Boston, WHJJ-AM in Providence, Rhode Island, WGIR-AM in Manchester, New Hampshire and WLNH-FM/WKZU-AM in Laconia, New Hampshire where she got her start in news.

During her broadcasting career, Germano has been honored with several awards.  Most recently, she received a New England Emmy Award as part of WBZ-TV’s Outstanding Team Effort, covering the September 11th attacks on New York City.

She was awarded first place from the Rhode Island Associated Press Broadcasters Association, the Tom Phillips UPI New England Broadcasting Award, and several honors from the New Hampshire Associated Press Broadcasters Association.

Germano received a bachelor of arts degree in English and Journalism from the University of New Hampshire, where she graduated magna cum laude.  She lives in the Greater Boston area with her husband Lucas and daughters Regina and Anne.

Gravestones toppled at Auburn cemetery. (Photo from Beth Germano/WBZ)

Vandals Damage 19 Headstones At Auburn Cemetery

The search is on for vandals who caused $15,000 worth of damage at Worcester Hebrew Cemetery in Auburn.

07/23/2014

11-year-old Issac's story resonates in the ongoing immigration debate. (WBZ-TV)

Massachusetts Boy’s Immigration Journey Resonates In Border Crisis Debate

Eleven-year old Isaac fled El Salvador in the spring out of a fear of gang violence that had already brought death threats to his family.

07/18/2014

Barley, an 11-year-old sheltie was killed by a pit bull. (WBZ-TV)

Ludlow Man Injured, Sheltie Killed In Pit Bull Attack

A Ludlow man is mourning the loss of his beloved sheltie after being attacked by a pit bull at Wollaston Beach.

06/26/2014

(Photo from WBZ NewsRadio 1030's Bernice Corpuz)

Veterans Angry After Danvers Swaps POW/MIA Flag For LGBT Flag At Town Hall

A compromise has been forged in Danvers where veterans are upset that a POW/MIA flag outside Town Hall was replaced with a gay pride flag for the month of June.

06/19/2014

This truck struck the roof of O'Neill Tunnel Sunday night. (Photo courtesy: Mass. State Police)

Driver Cited After Truck Scrapes O’Neill Tunnel Ceiling

The driver whose truck scraped the ceiling of the Tip O’Neill Tunnel late Sunday night was cited Monday.

06/16/2014

Mark Delamere (WBZ-TV)

Paralyzed Teen To Raise Money For Driver Critically Injured In Arborway Crash

Mark Delamere was one of three teens injured in a crash on the Arborway in Jamaica Plain last year. The driver of another car remains hospitalized.

06/06/2014

Neighbors said this Braintree Checker Cab was used by Khairullozhon Matanov. (WBZ-TV)

Customer Defends Cab Driver Charged With Blocking Marathon Bombing Investigation

A woman says she accompanied Khairullozhon Matanov to the police station the morning after Tamerlan Tsarnaev was killed.

06/04/2014

School officials say they found a "hit list" (WBZ-TV)

NH Teen Accused Of Making ‘Hit List’ With Students’ Names

Police in Hudson, New Hampshire, say a 16-year-old boy who created a “hit list” of five other students has been charged with criminal threatening.

05/29/2014

(WBZ-TV)

Video Of Whitman Police Confronting Wedding Guests Raises Questions Of Racial Profiling

A video of an incident at a wedding in East Bridgewater is raising questions about whether an officer may have been racial profiling in a confrontation with some wedding guests.

05/21/2014

A woman fell onto the Orange Line tracks at Back Bay station. (MBTA surveillance image)

Passengers Rescue Woman Who Fell On MBTA Tracks

A 44-year-old woman escaped serious injury when she suddenly fell into the train pit at Back Bay station on the Orange Line.

05/16/2014

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