David Robichaud

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New England native and Emmy Award-winning journalist David “Robi” Robichaud is a general assignment reporter for WBZ-TV.

Robichaud has worked at New England’s CBS Television stations, WBZ-TV and myTV38 (WSBK-TV), for nearly twenty years including working as the assignment desk editor prior to becoming a reporter. Before joining the WBZ-TV Morning News, Robichaud was a feature reporter for “The Morning Show” on myTV38 in a highly acclaimed segment called “Robi on the Road,” and before that he hosted “The Phantom Gourmet” on myTV38.

He has also co-hosted WBZ News Radio’s “Kid’s Company” which won a Peabody Award, “Sports Saturday” and “Sports Sunday” programs.
Before joining the station in 1984 Robichaud worked at WLVI-TV as the assignment editor and at WHDH-TV as the news planning editor.
Robichaud received a Columbia DuPont Award as part of WBZ-TV’s team coverage of the Boston Marathon Bombings as well as a New England Emmy Award as part of WBZ-TV’s team effort covering the terrorist attacks on New York City.

A four-time Emmy Award winner, he also received an Emmy nomination for his series “Living With War,” which took an in depth look into the lives of the refugees from the war in Kosovo.

A native of Concord, Massachusetts, Robichaud attended Concord Carlisle High School. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Speech Communication from Bridgewater State College, where he also minored in radio and television broadcasting. Robichaud also received a certificate from the Connecticut School of Broadcasting.

He presently resides in the Greater Boston area with his wife and two children.

Boston’s WBZ-TV is owned and operated by CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corporation.

Joe (left) and Pat Griffin, parents of Houston Texans tight end Ryan Griffin. (WBZ-TV)

Parents Of Texans Player From N.H. Excited, Nervous

Saturday night’s matchup has one New England family rooting for the other side.

01/13/2017

Houston-area Patriots fans. (WBZ-TV)

Patriots Fans, Deep In The Heart Of Texas

The group is called the Houston Patriots Fans.

01/13/2017

A woman's decomposing body was found in a Clinton Street home in Brookline (WBZ-TV)

Sisters In Brookline Home Where One Was Found Dead Were Hoarders

Hoarders are often ashamed of their behavior and often refuse to answer their door to anyone.

01/12/2017

(Photo credit JEAN-SEBASTIEN EVRARD/AFP/Getty Images)

Massachusetts Commission To Explore Changing Time Zones

Massachusetts residents wouldn’t have to reset their clocks during the darkest months of the year under an idea being studied on Beacon Hill.

01/11/2017

Robert Ivarson being taken out of the courthouse, Jan. 3, 2017. (WBZ-TV)

Lexington Man Charged With Racially Motivated Vandalism

A Lexington man was arrested following a string of vandalism incidents that police say were racially motivated.

01/03/2017

A man was attacked outside his home after refusing an offer from a group of teens to help him shovel. (WBZ-TV)

Brockton Teens Allegedly Beat Man Who Turned Down Shoveling Service

A seemingly friendly offer turned violent for one Brockton man.

12/19/2016

Kevin Almeida locked inside LA Fitness in Saugus (Photo credit Snapchat/Kevin Almeida)

Man Who Got Locked Inside Saugus Gym Now Banned For Life

Instead of calling for help, a man who got locked inside LA Fitness took to Snapchat to ask to be rescued.

12/09/2016

Pixel Perfect went out of business, upsetting customers who lost money. (WBZ-TV)

Customers Feel ‘Betrayed’ After Photo Studio Abruptly Closes

Dozens of local families now fear photographs of their children may be lost, and they may be out of thousands of dollars.

12/07/2016

A van with poodles inside was stolen from outside a Brockton auto shop (WBZ-TV)

Dogs Stolen In Brockton Found In Maine

An East Bridgewater man’s best friends were in a van that was stolen for eight hours on Monday.

12/06/2016

Brazilian radio station A Brasileira in Framingham (WBZ-TV)

Local Brazilian Community Mourns Soccer Team Killed In Plane Crash

Many store owners were tuned into Global TV, watching news reports of the soccer plane tragedy in Portuguese.

11/29/2016

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