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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Michael McInnis during a previous arrest. (WBZ-TV)

Man Shot And Killed By Lynn Police Officer Had Violent Past

A man shot and killed by police Tuesday had a criminal record going back 25 years, and court papers indicate he made crime his life’s career before he was killed in Lynn.


President-elect Donald Trump. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

NH Officials Deny Trump’s Claims Of Election Fraud

President-elect Donald Trump claimed without evidence Sunday that “millions” voted illegally in the national election,


Vanessa Marcotte (WBZ-TV)

Private Investigator Says Jogger’s Killer May Have Been Stalker

If the information police floated this week in the Vanessa Marcotte murder seems very vague, at least one private investigator says it’s far from being an “unresolved” case.


Planned Parenthood (WBZ-TV)

Trump’s Victory A Financial Win For Charities

Boston organizations say they have received an unprecedented outpouring of support since Donald Trump won the election.



Time To Eliminate The Electoral College?

Now that we know Hillary Clinton got the most votes from citizens, those who backed her are calling for an end to the Electoral College.


The line to vote early at the Boston Public Library on Boylston Street Saturday. (WBZ-TV)

Early Mass. Voters Cannot Change Ballots

When Donald Trump urged early voters who’d cast ballots for Clinton to “change your vote” this week, it seems the words caused some confusion.


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.




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