Christina Hager

WBZ-TV's 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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An active shooter training was held at Goffstown High School in New Hampshire Sunday. (WBZ)

NH School Simulates Shooting Scenario Days After Oregon Tragedy

Police officers, firefighters, and EMTs worked with school administrators from across New Hampshire in a training drill at Goffstown High School Sunday.


Bella Bond (Photo from Facebook)

Burial Delayed For ‘Baby Doe’ Bella Bond

The burial plot has been picked but Bella Bond, previously known only as “Baby Doe,” won’t be laid to rest just yet.


Bella Bond's grandmother Patricia Quinn (L) and Bella's father Joe Amoroso (R) (WBZ-TV)

Baby Bella’s Relatives Plan Public Burial

Baby Bella Bond’s relatives say they’re planning a public burial in Winthrop, a couple miles from where the child washed up on the shore of Deer Island.


Nicole Monfredo walks at MS Challenge on Cape Cod (WBZ-TV)

MS Patient Takes Last Steps In Front Of Cheering Crowd

A Worcester woman, struggling with multiple sclerosis set her sights on the MS Society’s annual three day 50-mile fundraising walk.


Johnny Depp as Whitey Bulger in Black Mass (Image from Black Mass/Warner Brothers)

Victim’s Wife Questions Whether ‘Black Mass’ Glorifies Whitey Bulger

The trailers have been as mean and menacing as the man. Now the movie about Boston’s most infamous mobster is ready to open.


Robert Kraft (WBZ-TV)

Patriots Owner Robert Kraft Already Dreaming About 5th Super Bowl

Robert Kraft surprised fans who waited in line for the new Nike shoe he inspired.


Gillette Stadium (WBZ-TV)

Local Mom Petitions For Nursing Room At Gillette Stadium

A local mom is asking the Patriots to install a family-friendly space where parents can take care of their youngest fans.


Tonya Carpenter is attended to by medical staff after she was hit by a broken bat during a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Oakland Athletics in the second inning at Fenway Park on June 5. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Fans Hit By Bat Raise Fenway Park Safety Concerns

The boyfriend of a woman nearly killed at Fenway Park is demanding more safety netting at the park.


Boston Police officers place man in back of cruiser (WBZ-TV)

Boston Police Commissioner Defends Officer Who Put Hands Around Man’s Neck

Boston Police say they are investigating a video, posted online, which shows an officer putting his hands around a suspect’s neck.


Madelynn Dinan. (WBZ-TV)

NH Daycare Children Exposed To Potentially Dangerous Chemicals

Madelynn Dinan loves the drawings she does at daycare, but now her mom is learning the Great Bay Kids’ Company in Portsmouth, New Hampshire may be the source of frighteningly-high levels of potentially dangerous chemicals showing up in the five-year-old’s body.




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