Christina Hager

WBZ-TV's Christina Hager 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.

You can contact Christina at chhager@boston.cbs.com.

Hillary Clinton (WBZ-TV)

Hillary Clinton Talks About Personal Emails During NH Visit

Hillary Clinton held a round-table discussion with New Hampshire small businesses Friday afternoon.

05/22/2015

Photo credit: Ken Robishaw

Six Ducklings Rescued From North Reading Sewer Drain

Firefighters rescued six ducklings that were trapped in a sewer drain.

05/19/2015

Nail Salon (WBZ-TV)

Underneath The Polish: What’s Going On Behind The Scenes At Nail Salons

An investigation shows many nail salons are not operating to proper standards.

WBZ-TV–05/08/2015

Jim Davidson at Mount Everest. (WBZ-TV)

Shockwaves From Nepal Earthquake Still Felt In New England

Local families with loved ones in the earthquake zone are feeling helpless.

04/28/2015

Jim Davidson at Mount Everest. (WBZ-TV)

Nepal Disaster Hits Home In New England

The Mt. Everest disaster in Nepal is being felt in New England.

WBZ-TV–04/27/2015

The Beacon Street Fire, March 26, 2014. (Photo from Boston Fire/Twitter)

Suffolk DA: No Criminal Charges In 2014 Fatal Back Bay Fire

No criminal charges will be filed against the employees of a Malden metalworking company that was responsible for starting a fire in the Back Bay that killed two Boston firefighters.

04/21/2015

Jane Richard with her father Bill, mother Denise and brothers Henry (middle) and Martin (right). (Photo courtesy: Richard Family Blog)

Could The Richard Family’s Death Sentence Views Save Tsarnaev’s Life?

History shows Bill and Denise Richard’s fears about the process dragging on are legitimate.

04/17/2015

Bristol County Sheriff Tom Hodgson (WBZ-TV)

Sheriff: Aaron Hernandez Has Sociopathic Tendencies

After Aaron Hernandez was convicted of murder, he reportedly told jail officers the jury got it wrong.

04/16/2015

WBZ security analyst Ed Davis discusses the release of a video showing a Boston police officer being shot point-blank. (WBZ-TV)

Ed Davis: Releasing Video Of Boston Officer Being Shot Is ‘New Standard’

WBZ security analyst and former Boston Police Commissioner Ed Davis says the release of disturbing video showing a Boston police officer being shot is our new reality.

04/10/2015

Jennifer Mercado (WBZ-TV)

Aaron Hernandez’s Cousin: ‘He Said That He Was Innocent’

Jennifer Mercado is the only relative of Aaron Hernandez to testify in his trial so far, telling the jury what he told her after his arrest in the murder of Odin LLoyd.

03/24/2015

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