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.
Carl Stevens pays tribute to Rick Simonson, who is retiring from his job as WBZ NewsRadio 1030 traffic reporter.
WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Carl Stevens wrote a poem about Tom Brady’s legal victory in Deflategate.
The mock teenage bedroom is designed to educate parents about substance abuse signals.
Carl Stevens speaks to a woman who used ‘super drugs’ to become ‘super mom’ and failed.
Carl Stevens speaks to a young man fighting to get clean after he faced jail time when he was arrested for drug possession.
Carl Stevens looks at the Essex County Adult Drug Diversion Program, the only such program out of any D.A.’s office in Massachusetts.
Divers were dispatched to Lynn Harbor Tuesday to fix leaks in a 3-mile long outfall pipe that spans from the city’s waste water treatment facility out to the ocean.
The falling ice left cars with broken glass and dented roofs, hoods and fenders.
Boston City Councillor Stephen J. Murphy is calling for a review of safety measures at major league ballparks like Fenway Park.
The Mass. Department of Transportation is supporting Xander Bogaerts’ bid to make the All-Star Game.