Bill 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
On Friday, several hundred people were on hand to watch the unveiling of the new street sign, and a memorial to Major General Harold Greene.
At the State House Wednesday, there was a special honor for a National Guard soldier-turned-Boston Marathon bombing hero.
Gypsy moth caterpillars are wreaking havoc on hardwood trees on Cape Cod and Southeastern Massachusetts.
A fire destroyed the R.A. Ribb Clam Rake Company late Thursday night in Harwich.
Shark experts are very anxious to see just how many sharks return to our waters this summer.
There was a hero’s farewell Friday for a service dog that spent 11 of his 12 years working with the Duxbury Police.
Sarah Outen is rowing from Cape Cod to England to complete a journey around the world.
Transit police have arrested a Jamaica Plain teenager accused of “train surfing” and are warning the public that the stunt can be deadly.
Sarah Outen is getting ready to row from Cape Cod to England.
Pete Sweeney was saved by a special defibrillator vest after suffering sudden cardiac arrest while watching a Bruins game.