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.
Ice is a fact of life around New England in the winter, but this bitter cold spell we’ve been enduring has created ice that’s a little early and very thick.
Five kittens in Scituate are likely only alive because a team of volunteers helped find them.
When a pickup truck with three teenagers ran off the road on Route 138 in Raynham Friday morning, one of the passengers was pinned underneath.
A 92-year-old woman returned home after being attacked and robbed outside her apartment building.
In life, a veteran named John didn’t have any family. But in death he has discovered a huge family at Catholic Memorial.
An 82-year-old store clerk in Dartmouth was stabbed several times by a robber and now tells his story of the incident.
A young train enthusiast saw a tree had fallen onto the train tracks by in Haverhill on Monday after the storm and jumped into action.
Revere Fire Lt. Rob DeMauro is back on the job after he suffered a broken neck and back while battling a fire in Chelsea.
Strangers worked together to help save a woman who was trapped inside her car after a crash.
A Cape Cod couple says their dog alerted them to an intruder in their home.