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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.

Earthquake damage in Italy (CBS News)

Earthquake In Italy ‘Hits Home’ In Boston’s North End

In Boston’s North End neighborhood, locals were glued to an Italian news station seeing the devastation of a magnitude 6 earthquake.


Uxbridge fire truck (WBZ-TV)

Fire Chief Sounds Alarm About Dangerously Low Water Levels

The Uxbridge fire chief is sounding the alarm about dangerously low water levels in the town that could hamper firefighting efforts.


The Louis D. Brown Peace Institute. (WBZ-TV)

Families Of Boston Crime Victims Seek City’s Help For Funeral Costs

Funerals can cost nearly $4,000 and obtaining up front funds so quickly is where the Louis D. Brown Peace Institute has been trying to fill in the gaps.


Family and friends surrounded the casket for Kyzr Willis Thursday. (WBZ-TV)

Uncle: Boy Who Drowned At South Boston Day Camp Now ‘Saving Lives’

Family and friends gathered Thursday to say goodbye to a seven-year-old boy who drowned while attending a city-run day camp last week.


Curley Community Center in South Boston (WBZ-TV)

Parents Want Answers After 7-Year-Old Boy Dies At Boston Summer Camp

There are still a lot of unanswered questions surrounding the death of a 7-year-old boy in South Boston.


Nancy and John Frates react to the the discovery of a gene thanks to money raised in the Ice Bucket Challenge. (WBZ-TV)

Frates Family ‘Grateful’ For Donations That Led To ALS Gene Discovery

The family of Ice Bucket Challenge inspiration Pete Frates said they are thrilled about the awareness and money raised by the viral marketing campaign.


Hillary Clinton and Sen. Tim Kaine at a campaign event at Northern Virginia Community College July 14, 2016. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Sen. Tim Kaine Attends Fundraiser In Boston Amid VP Speculation

Virginia Senator Tim Kaine wasn’t dropping any hints when he came to Boston for a long planned fundraiser on Friday.


Mass. Attorney General Maura Healey announced a stricter enforcement of the state's assault weapons ban Wednesday. (WBZ-TV)

AG Healey Announces Crackdown On ‘Copycat’ Assault Weapons In Mass.

Attorney General Maura Healey said Wednesday that assault weapons modified to be supposedly “state compliant” were still illegal in Massachusetts–and her office is putting gun owners, gun dealers, and the gun industry on notice that the state will be cracking down on them.


Police at Morton Park in Plymouth. (WBZ-TV)

Plymouth Town Worker Charged With Attacking Jogger With Pruning Shears

A Plymouth town employee is charged with attacking a woman in a park with a pair of pruning shears.


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.




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