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Christina Hager

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Award-winning reporter Christina Hager works as a general assignment reporter for WBZ-TV News. Hager joined the station in June 1999, after working as a reporter for WTNH-TV, the ABC affiliate in New Haven, Connecticut. In 1998 she was honored with a New England Emmy for her work in breaking news, in addition to receiving four Emmy nominations in 1997.

Prior to her work in Connecticut, Hager was a general assignment reporter in Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo, and Battle Creek, Michigan, where she won a 1996 Michigan Emmy Award for Best Documentary.

Hager has been reporting throughout the country for more than ten years. She began her career as a general assignment reporter at WGBC-TV (NBC) in Meridian, Mississippi, and relocated after two years to WLBZ-TV (NBC) in Bangor, Maine as a reporter and anchor.

Raised in a “news family,” (her father is NBC network correspondent Robert Hager) Hager was born in Bethesda, Maryland. She graduated from Colby College where she received a bachelor of arts degree in Government and English. She worked as the News Director for WMHB Colby Radio. Hager received her master’s degree in Broadcast Journalism from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University. She presently resides in the Greater Boston area with her husband and sons.

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Residents at Revere home at center of standoff (WBZ-TV)

Revere Residents Furious After SWAT Team Ransacked Home

Tenants say officers busted into their apartment early Sunday morning.


The Tobin Bridge toll cameras. (WBZ-TV)

State Will Keep Information Gathered Through Open Tolling For Years

The state will keep information about what trips you take on its highways for seven years.


A cyclist was struck and killed by a truck in Cambridge (WBZ-TV)

Safety Questions Raised After Cyclist Is Killed In Cambridge Crash

A man riding a bicycle was killed when he crashed with a tractor trailer in in Porter Square.


Skit shows Milford police officer pulling over car (Image from Milford TV Productions)

Milford Police Release Video On How To React When Approached By An Officer

The video instructs the public on how to react when approached by a police officer.


Mass. State Police firearms training facility in New Braintree (WBZ-TV)

State Troopers Suspended Following Weapons Transfer

Three Massachusetts State Police troopers have been suspended without pay following an investigation into the transfer of surplus weapons to a state-authorized vendor.


Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan. (WBZ-TV)

Charges Brought After ‘Full And Fair’ Sweet Tomatoes Investigation, DA Says

District Attorney Marian Ryan said her office did a “full and fair” investigation that led to charges against the driver involved in a fatal crash into Sweet Tomatoes in Newton.


Junk piled up on the streets of Allston. (WBZ-TV)

City Inspectors Hand Out Violations To Landlords As College Students Move In

Sidewalks in Allston were jammed with junk, prompting city inspectors to hand out citations to landlords as they cautioned college students about potential housing hazards.


Wilson Brea appears in court on Aug. 30. (WBZ-TV)

Uber Driver Accused Of Stealing From Disabled Woman

An Uber driver is accused of stealing from a disabled woman after she called the man for a ride.


Sex offenders in Massachusetts. (WBZ-TV)

South End Assault Suspect Was Not Listed As Sex Offender Due To Loophole

A man accused of raping a woman in Boston’s South End was not registered as a sex offender despite just being released from prison in December.


Police head into the woods to search the area where Vanessa Marcotte was found dead. (WBZ-TV)

Police Investigate Hundreds Of Tips, Suspicious Person Reports After Princeton Murder

State Police investigators have reached out to the FBI for assistance as they search for the man who murdered Vanessa Marcotte.



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