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.
Complete strangers have stepped up to help a family after a horrific plane crash.
Hardiman Field is one of ten ball fields across the city rehabbed through the Highland Street Foundation’s Out of the Park program.
Over 200 bicyclists set off from Boston College on a ride to Connecticut as they raise money for ALS research.
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.
Amy Ryan said she didn’t find out about the disappearance for almost a year.
WBZ NewsRadio 1030 afternoon anchor Anthony Silva is retiring Thursday. Carl Stevens wrote a poem to honor him.
Two men were injured when a large tree branch fell on them while they were sitting on a bench at Franklin Park Sunday evening.
There’s still no sign of two missing rare pieces of art from the Boston Public Library, and Mayor Marty Walsh wants answers.
A transportation expert says Massachusetts needs a new vision when it comes to repairing aging roads.
A new law allows for up to six weeks of paid leave for city employees who are new parents.