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.

A look at the South Boston snow pile during the winter and summer months. (WBZ-TV)

South Boston ‘Snow Farm’ Clings To Life As Pile Of Ice And Trash

What was previously a mountain of snow clings to life, now as a pile of ice and trash.

07/07/2015

A mother gets an unexpected surprise from her son during a traffic stop in Hanson. (WBZ-TV)

Soldier Surprises Mother In Hanson Traffic Stop

It was a prank only a hero could get away with.

06/29/2015

cobbles

Salem Residents Fight To Save Cobblestone Road Uncovered During Construction

It’s murder on high heels, bicycles, and wheelchairs, but residents of one Salem, Massachusetts neighborhood are fighting to save a cobblestone road.

06/22/2015

Mike Butler, Chair of Dedham Board of Selectmen is arrested at pipeline construction work-site. (WBZ-TV)

Dedham Selectman Jailed For Protesting Gas Pipeline

The Chairman of the Dedham Board of Selectmen is so frustrated over construction of a high-pressure pipeline in his town, he was willing to go to jail over the issue.

06/18/2015

Shawn MacIver (L) and James Moccia (R) (WBZ-TV)

First Openly Gay Couple Joins Boston Police Force

The city’s first openly gay cadets graduated from the Boston Police Academy.

06/17/2015

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

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