Carl Stevens

420x316 grad stevens11 Carl StevensCarl 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.

Hardiman Field in Brighton

Brighton Ball Field Gets Its Own Green Monster

Hardiman Field is one of ten ball fields across the city rehabbed through the Highland Street Foundation’s Out of the Park program.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–06/26/2015

Cyclists leave Boston College to ride to Connecticut for ALS research. (WBZ-TV)

Cyclists Riding From Boston To Conn. Raising Money For ALS Research

Over 200 bicyclists set off from Boston College on a ride to Connecticut as they raise money for ALS research.

06/26/2015

Jonathan Dos Santos. (Family photo)

Family: Slain Dorchester Teen Feared For Life

The family of 16-year-old Jonathon Dos Santos, who was fatally shot Wednesday while riding his bike, said the teen had feared for his life.

06/12/2015

The missing art from the Boston Public Library (WBZ-TV)

Boston Library President: Missing $600K Artwork Last Seen In April ’14

Amy Ryan said she didn’t find out about the disappearance for almost a year.

06/03/2015

WBZ NewsRadio 1030's Anthony Silva. (WBZ-TV)

Carl Stevens’ Journal: A Poem For Anthony Silva’s Retirement

WBZ NewsRadio 1030 afternoon anchor Anthony Silva is retiring Thursday. Carl Stevens wrote a poem to honor him.

05/28/2015

A tree branch fell and hit two men on this bench in a South End park. (WBZ-TV)

Two People Hurt After Large Branch Falls In Franklin Park

Two men were injured when a large tree branch fell on them while they were sitting on a bench at Franklin Park Sunday evening.

05/26/2015

The missing art from the Boston Public Library (WBZ-TV)

Walsh To Meet With Boston Library Officials Over Missing Art

There’s still no sign of two missing rare pieces of art from the Boston Public Library, and Mayor Marty Walsh wants answers.

05/26/2015

Pothole (WBZ-TV photo)

Transportation Expert: New Vision Needed To Repair Roads

A transportation expert says Massachusetts needs a new vision when it comes to repairing aging roads.

05/21/2015

Boston City Councilor Michelle Wu and Blaise (Photo from Paul Burton/WBZ)

Mayor Walsh Approves Paid Family Leave For City Workers

A new law allows for up to six weeks of paid leave for city employees who are new parents.

05/18/2015

Umpire Carl Paganelli  holds a ball during the 2015 AFC Championship Game at Gillette Stadium on January 18, 2015 in Foxboro. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Carl Stevens’ Journal: The DeflateGate Poem

WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Carl Stevens has a new poem about deflated footballs.

05/15/2015

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