Carl Stevens is an award-winning general assignment reporter for WBZ NewsRadio 1030. During his career at WBZ, Stevens received the first ever Edward R. Murrow National Award for Writing, presented in 1999. Stevens and the station received the prestigious 1996 Edward R. Murrow Award for Feature Reporting on a story entitled “Blue M&M’s.” Stevens was also part of the news team which received the 1995 Murrow award for Best Breaking News for its coverage of the John Salvi abortion clinic shootings. Stevens was also named “Best Radio Reporter” by Boston Magazine in their August 1997 “Best of Boston” issue.
He also attended every game during the Red Sox championship run in the fall of 2004, reporting on the radio and online, writing an extensive “baseblog.”
Prior to joining the station in 1990, Stevens worked at WEEI Radio in Boston, WENH-TV Channel 11, the public television station in Durham, New Hampshire, and WOKQ Radio in Dover, New Hampshire. In addition to his work in radio, Stevens has performed a variety of other jobs including baling hay, playing drums, roofing and teaching English to junior high school students.
Born in Goshen, Indiana, Stevens received a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from Goshen College and a Master’s Degree in English from the University of New Hampshire. He currently lives in Swampscott, Massachusetts.
Southern Essex District Register of Deeds John O’Brien was recently diagnosed with a form of dementia–and because he wants to keep doing the job he loves, he wants his constituents to know about it.
Carl Stevens wrote a new poem for Opening Day at Fenway Park.
As the U.S. Attorney’s Office investigates alleged incidents of racism at the Boston Latin School, another troubling allegation involving an African-American student has come to light.
Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey will hold a roundtable discussion Tuesday afternoon with the families of transgender youth as part of an effort to get state legislators to act on a bill expanding discrimination protections for transgender people.
The presidential historian remembers the Reagan marriage and Nancy Reagan’s lasting influence on the position of first lady.
Good news for fans of live theater in Boston – the Colonial Theatre will remain the Colonial Theatre.
Carl Stevens has a new poem on the outrageous Republican debate in Detroit.
Massachusetts Secretary of State Bill Galvin said large numbers of registered Democrats left their party to become unenrolled or even registered for the Republican party leading up to the state’s Super Tuesday primary.
Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker had endorsed New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, who has since dropped out of the race.
Baker says the dispute that has led Wynn Resorts to put its $1.7 billion casino project on hold needs to be immediately resolved because there’s a lot at stake.