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.
Carl also uses a video camera to report on unique and enterprising stories for RadioVision on wbz.com
He also attended every game during the Red Sox championship run in the fall of 2004, reporting on the radio and on wbz.com, 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.
In the relatively short time we have on this planet, there are singular occasions, events, days, hours, that have an unusual importance, that carry within them more than the usual amount of fun. For diehard tailgaters, that day is Sunday at Gillette Stadium.
Volunteers helping to find author Dennis Lehane’s missing dog have been ordered to take down the posters they’ve placed around town.
WBZ NewsRadio 1030′s Carl Stevens celebrates the joy and wonder of Christmas in his 2012 Christmas Day poem.
While members of the family were at that wake, somebody broke into the Fluery home.
Boston police are looking for the thieves who stole about a dozen Christmas trees from a landscaping business in West Roxbury this past weekend.
A mural that’s been getting a great deal of attention in Quincy was vandalized earlier this week.
The weather is turning cold and no one is expecting Mother Nature to provided a redundancy of kindness like last winter’s weather.
The 2012 baseball season is over at Fenway Park.
Apples and apple cider will likely cost you more this fall.
College students have moved in and many have already bought furniture. But there’s still plenty left. Carl Stevens reports.