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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.

Dr. Michael Murphy and Matthew O'Connell (WBZ-TV Photo)

Doctor Saves Driver’s Life After Heart Attack In East Boston

A doctor jumped into action after the driver in front of him suffered a heart attack on the road.

06/17/2014

North Shore beach (WBZ-TV)

Can Marsh Conservation Save Local Homes Prone To Beach Erosion?

Conservationists along the North Shore of Massachusetts are taking a different approach to protecting the coastline from storm erosion, flooding, and rising sea levels.

06/12/2014

Joseph Boyer's yard in Andover. (WBZ-TV)

Andover Man Refuses To Remove Junk From Yard

The man who lives in the home says he’s in a legal battle with US Bank over the foreclosure of the house four years ago.

06/05/2014

Her husband, Daniel Wani and Meriam Ibrahim (WBZ-TV)

NH Family Of Sudanese Woman Facing Death Pleading For Help

The family of a pregnant woman facing death is pleading for help.

05/21/2014

Bruins logo mowed into Methuen lawn. (WBZ-TV)

Brothers Mow Huge Bruins Logo In Methuen Lawn

Two brothers mowed a huge B in their lawn, hoping the Canadiens will see it when they head home to Montreal after Game 7 against the Bruins.

05/14/2014

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Experts Predict Bumper Crop Of Ticks This Year

Experts say the cool, wet spring has produced a booming population of the ticks that carry Lyme disease.

05/12/2014

NH arrest

Father Arrested For Protesting Racy Novel At NH High School

A father was pulled out of a school meeting and handcuffed for protesting his daughter’s reading assignment which included a sex scene.

05/06/2014

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No-Warrant Cellphone Searches Before Supreme Court

A Boston drug case has U.S. Supreme Court Justices discussing whether police should be able to search a suspect’s cell phone without a warrant.

04/29/2014

Exercise Tiger (Image from US National Archive)

Cape Cod Company Helps Bring Closure To WWII Families

A missile-shaped ocean robot from Cape Cod is helping to unlock a tragic seven-decades-old mystery.

04/28/2014

A contractor wrote "Welcome to Fallujah baby!" on a bridge in Amesbury. (Photo courtesy Bryan Eaton/Daily News of Newburyport)

Contractor Taunts Amesbury Homeowner After ‘Fallujah’ Comments

Officials stopped work on the aging Whittier Bridge between Amesbury and Newburyport on I-95 after someone on the work crew wrote a taunting graffiti message across a steel beam.

04/25/2014

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