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.
One man who has a very challenging job is the Department of Transportation worker who mows a very steep patch of grass – the incline next to the Massachusetts Turnpike inbound at Newton Corner.
Some middle school students from Bourne got an early wake-up call for a drive to New Hampshire Monday, to launch a balloon.
WBZ NewsRadio 1030′s Carl Stevens wrote a poem about the Bruins miracle win in Game 7 Monday night.
The hope is that acupuncture will help get two injured turtles back into the sea.
Carl Stevens wrote a tribute to the Boston Marathon bombings victims, survivors, and the first responders who risked their lives.
There have been workers inside the drained lagoon at the Boston Public Garden.
The Greenfield School Committee is poised to reverse its earlier decision to shut down the Commonwealth’s only public virtual school.
David Fronzuto, emergency management director for the island says this winter’s storms have led to the destruction of four or five homes.
Ladies and gentlemen, I’m tired of winter. I can’t take more, not one iota.
The Parker River National Wildlife Refuge on Plum Island is one of the more visited wildlife refuges on the east coast.