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Bill Shields

420x316 grad shields1 Bill ShieldsBill Shields is a general assignment reporter for WBZ-TV News. He joined the station in July 1980 with an extensive background in reporting, news photography and editing. He was honored with New England Emmy Awards for his work in 1982 and 1987.

Prior to joining WBZ-TV Shields was a reporter for KENS-TV in San Antonio, Texas from 1977 to 1980. He also worked as a photographer and reporter for KTVV-TV and as a reporter for KHFI radio, both in Austin, Texas.

Shields holds a bachelor of arts degree in journalism from the University of Texas. He lives with his wife and three sons in the Greater Boston Area.

You can contact Bill at bdshields@boston.cbs.com.

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North Attleboro Man Sickened At Sea Praises Ship’s Crew

A North Attleboro couple is back home after surviving a cruise ship loaded with norovirus.

01/31/2014

Jeffrey Nichols, principal of Grace Baptist Christian Academy, right, with his attorney Gregory DiPaolo, in Attleboro District Court Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014. (Photo courtesy: Attleboro Sun Chronicle)

Attleboro Principal Facing Child Sex Abuse Charges

An Attleboro principal and assistant pastor, is behind bars held on $25,000 bail.

01/15/2014

Duxbury rescue

Duxbury Man Helps Save Neighbor During Nor’easter

A Duxbury man is alive thanks to a neighbor who plowed out his front walk after he collapsed during last week’s nor’easter.

01/06/2014

Man robs Rockland Dunkin Donuts. (Surveillance image)

Armed Robbery At Rockland Dunkin’ Donuts

Rockland Police say the latest robbery happened around 7:40 p.m. at the Hingham Street location.

10/16/2013

Dog in a shelter. (WBZ-TV photo)

Mass. Animal Shelters Worry About New State Regulations

Animal shelters in Massachusetts may be in trouble. Some say that new state regulations would make it harder for them to care for abandoned animals.

10/07/2013

Work being done on the sewall in Scituate. (WBZ-TV)

New Seawall Being Built To Protect Scituate Lighthouse, Coast

Engineers are rebuilding the seawall there, which was severely damaged during last winter’s storms.

10/03/2013

The smoke from the Masonic Temple fire could be seen from miles away. (WBZ-TV)

Fire Destroys Historic Masonic Temple In Quincy

A raging fire has destroyed an iconic Quincy landmark.

09/30/2013

Joanne McNealy

Elderly Woman Rescued By Strangers After Suffering Serious Fall In South Boston

Not much stops 84-year-old Joanne McNealy of South Boston. But a couple of days ago, as she was walking home from the market, she slipped and fell, hitting her head on the concrete.

09/27/2013

South Shore residents subject to higher flood insurance. (WBZ-TV)

South Shore Residents Consider Moving After Floodplain Changes

Because of Hurricane Sandy, FEMA is redrawing the floodplain maps up and down the Eastern Seaboard.

09/05/2013

Prince Spaghetti is celebrating its 100th anniversary with a new commercial. (WBZ-TV)

Boston-Born Prince Spaghetti Celebrates 100th Anniversary

Boston’s North End is many things to many people but for some, it’s a classic commercial reminding you that Wednesday is Prince Spaghetti night.

09/04/2013

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