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.
It might soon be time to saddle up again at Suffolk Downs.
The most difficult thing about school proved to be getting there.
Seven horses are OK after a partial roof collapse at an Andover barn Sunday morning.
WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Carl Stevens wrote a poem on the woes of snow.
The harbor is full of ice after weeks of extreme cold.
WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Carl Stevens wrote a poem about the MBTA being forced to close due to snow.
Boston Mayor Marty Walsh said a ‘handful’ means about two or three right now.
WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Carl Stevens wrote a poem about the Patriots and the recent controversy surrounding the team.
Someone took computers, guitars and televisions from Building Bridges Through Music.
Brutally cold weather is forecast for Wednesday night in Boston, and that is increasing the concern for people who live on the streets.