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.
Some of the letters are heart wrenching; a single mom who has just enough money for heat, food and shelter; the disabled Navy vet who is also the father of two, and the little girl who says she’s been good and would like something for Christmas.
Marchex, an advertising technology company, analyzed hundred of thousand of phone calls, mostly customer to business calls, and found that one of the rudest states in the country is Massachustts.
With news Jacoby Ellsbury is headed to the New York Yankees, WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Carl Stevens penned a poem.
George Markos, owner of Brothers Deli in Lynn, has proved provided free Thanksgiving meals for anyone who walks in the door for more than 20 years.
WBZ’s Carl Stevens played 74 of the city’s public pianos on October 2. He finally played the 75th Monday.
WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Carl Stevens says the Red Sox brought the city back to life.
Today, Mayor Menino will outline ways Boston can prepare for the next big storm.
You may have seen a lot of sleepy people at work after all these late-night World Series games.
Carl Stevens wrote a tribute to the Red Sox as they get ready to face the St. Louis Cardinals in the 2013 World Series.
Carl Stevens pays tribute to this year’s Boston Red Sox.