Beth Germano

WBZ-TV's Beth Germano

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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.

WBZ rode along with Methuen police officer Dan O'Connell. (WBZ)

Methuen Police Ride-Along Highlights Daily Dangers Officers Face

Even a call to check out a cellphone scam has Methuen Police officer Dan O’Connell thinking ahead.

07/08/2016

Tommy O'Day was killed in a crash on I-93 in Medford (WBZ-TV)

Father Of Highway Worker Killed By Alleged Drunk Driver Calls For Safety Changes

he father of a highway worker killed by an accused drunk driver is calling for safety changes after a string of similar incidents.

07/07/2016

Republican State Senate candidate Ted Busiek (WBZ-TV)

State Senate Candidate Not Apologizing For Using Homophobic Slur To Defend Trump

A Republican candidate for state senate has caused a controversy on social media by using a homophobic slur to defend Donald Trump.

07/06/2016

Bristol County Deputy Sheriff Patricia Allen recalls being hit by an alleged drunk driver. (WBZ-TV)

Deputy Sheriff Hit By Alleged Drunk Driver Wondered ‘Am I Going To Live?’

Bristol County Deputy Sheriff Patricia Allen suffered only some sore muscles after being hit from behind by an alleged drunk driver while guarding a construction crew working on Route 24 in Raynham early Thursday morning.

07/01/2016

Construction at the Casey Overpass. (WBZ-TV)

MassDOT Says Casey Overpass Project One Year Behind Schedule

Construction work on the Casey Overpass project in the Forest Hills and Jamaica Plain neighborhoods of Boston is now a year behind schedule according to the MassDOT.

06/30/2016

Two women were stuck in the mud up to their knees in this area off of Ellsville Road in Plymouth Thursday. (WBZ-TV)

Firefighters Rescue Woman Stuck In Mud In Plymouth

Firefighters rescued a woman who became stuck in mud while out for a walk late Thursday morning.

06/23/2016

Police are searching for the person who spray-painted "slow down" on a Hooksett, NH road. (WBZ-TV)

NH Resident Spray Paints ‘Slow Down’ On Road 13 Times

Someone on Farmer Road in Hooksett, New Hampshire has taken matters into their own hands when it comes to speeders.

06/22/2016

A deadly shooting in Mattapan on June 18, 2016. (WBZ)

Overnight Shootings Leave 1 Dead, 3 Hurt In Boston

Three shootings are under investigation.

06/19/2016

Lisa Bilodeau pleaded guilty to forging nurse documents (WBZ-TV)

Haverhill Woman Who Claimed To Be School Nurse Pleads Guilty To Fraud, Neglect

A woman who lied to obtain a job as a school nurse in the Haverhill Public Schools pleaded guilty to neglect and fraud charges.

06/17/2016

Raekwon Brown. (Family photos)

Funeral For Teen Killed In Dorchester Shooting ‘Touches Our Hearts’

Friends and family gathered Thursday morning for the funeral of a teen shot and killed near Burke High School in Dorchester last week.

06/16/2016

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