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.

Yifan Xu (WBZ-TV)

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Kristen LaBrie. (WBZ-TV)

Salem Mother Who Withheld Son’s Cancer Medication Released From Prison

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Police investigate a workplace shooting in the parking lot of Senior Whole Health. (WBZ-TV)

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Hank Shaw, FBI Boston's Special Agent In Charge. (WBZ-TV)

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(Photo credit: Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP/Getty Images)

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Meier Hall at Salem State University. (WBZ-TV)

Salem State Professor Released From Hospital, Stabbing Suspect Charged

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Malden Police say the driver of this car approached a student. (Image Credit: Malden Police)

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Police released a photo of a car they are searching for after the driver allegedly approached a student who was walking to school.


Carlos Cruz-Aguilar (WBZ-TV)

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A knife-wielding man charged with robbing a 12-year-old boy in Newton earlier this week was ordered held without bail during his arraignment Friday in Newton District Court.


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Belmont Man Identified As Cambridge Shooting Victim

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A procession was held March 17 in Hudson for fallen Massachusetts State Trooper Thomas Clardy. (WBZ-TV)

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A procession escorted Clardy’s body to a Hudson funeral home on Thursday.




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