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.

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

BOSTON, MA - APRIL 14:  A "Boston Medical Center Strong" flag is unveiled during a flag raising ceremony at Boston Medical Center to commemorate the one year anniversary of the Boston marathon bombings on April 14, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. Last year, two pressure cooker bombs killed three and injured an estimated 264 others during the Boston marathon, on April 15, 2013.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

BMC Holds Ceremony To Remember Bombing Victims

Boston Medical Center paused Monday to reflect on the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings and those who were injured.

04/14/2014

Cambridge Police released this photo of an accused ATM skimmer. (Cambridge Police)

Photos Show Men Using Skimmers To Rob Cambridge ATM

Cambridge Police hope new photographs of thieves stealing from Bank ATM’s in Central Square will lead to a break in their case.

04/09/2014

WBZ-TV's Phil Vaughn at the starting line in 2013. (Credit: WBZ-TV's Debbie Kim)

Runners Stopped Short Are Determined To Finish The Race

Less than a mile from the Boston Marathon finish, runner Phil Vaughn captured the chaos and confusion on a small video camera strapped to his head, the moment police stopped the crowd, announcing runners could not continue to the end.

04/09/2014

Police say these grave markers were found in a Webster mans' car. (Mass. State Police photo)

Webster Man Arraigned In Alleged Theft of Veterans’ Grave Markers

State troopers say dozens of military veterans’ grave markers missing from a cemetery were found in a Webster man’s car.

04/07/2014

Boston EMS in the wake of the Boston Marathon bombing. (WBZ-TV)

Marathon Medical Response Strengthened After Bombing

On Marathon Monday Boston hospitals and first responders are always prepared to see runners with the typical injuries of cramping or dehydration.

04/06/2014

Jennifer Bermudez Teo heads home from the hospital. (WBZ-TV)

Waltham Girl Dragged By Car Finally Heads Home From Hospital

It was an emotional send-off from the hospital Friday for a homeward-bound 14-year-old Waltham girl who was dragged by a car that hit her as she walked home from school two months ago.

03/21/2014

Heating Oil (WBZ-TV)

Homeowners Frustrated With Rising Cost Of Heating Oil

Boston Inspectional Services had crews out Monday night doing spot-checks on home heating oil deliveries.

03/17/2014

Rolando Jiminez (WBZ-TV)

Man Who Killed Holliston Police Officer Pleads For Parole

A man convicted of killing a police officer pleaded for freedom today in a room full of the victim’s friends, family, and fellow officers.

03/13/2014

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