David Wade

WBZ-TV's David WadeMultiple award-winning journalist David Wade co-anchors WBZ-TV News at 5PM and 11PM with co-anchor Lisa Hughes, and Chief Meteorologist Eric Fisher.

Over the course of his distinguished broadcast career, Wade has been nominated for dozens of Boston/New England Emmy Awards and has won 21 including two for Best Anchor, two for Best Reporter, and multiple wins for Best Writer. In addition, he won an Associated Press award in 2002.

A Massachusetts native raised in Somerville, Wade previously worked at Boston’s WFXT-TV where he was a weekday anchor at 5PM and 10PM. He joined WFXT-TV in 1998 and spent four years as a general assignment reporter before being named anchor.

Before joining WFXT in 1998, Wade was a reporter at WXXA-TV (Fox) in Albany, NY. Before that, he began his broadcast career in 1995 as a reporter at WRNN-TV in Rye Brook, NY.

David is a 1995 graduate of Emerson College with a BA degree in broadcast journalism. He graduated from Tewksbury High School in 1991.

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A turtle rescued by the New England Aquarium. (WBZ-TV)

Dozens Of Sea Turtles Rescued From Cape Cod Beaches

There have been more than 60 of them found so far on Cape Cod Beaches, and for those endangered sea turtles, being found is the difference between life and death.

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Once premature babies visit Brigham & Women's Hospital (WBZ-TV)

‘Superheroes’ Give Hope To Parents Of Premature Babies At Boston Hospitals

A spark of hope comes in the form of once premature babies who are now helping new parents focus on the future.


A new business delivers shops in the form of container stores. (WBZ-TV)

Innovative Container Businesses Open At Boston’s Marine Industrial Park

Outside the Innovation and Design Building in Boston’s Marine Industrial Park, freight containers are re-born as mini-restaurants and small shops.


Ayr Muir, owner of Clover Food Lab (WBZ-TV)

Cambridge Restaurant Owner Raises Prices To Pay Workers More

A unique experiment is about to begin for a chain of small restaurants in the Boston area, but will customers be willing to pay the price?


Kevin Adler interviews Gregory in Cambridge (WBZ-TV)

‘Miracle Messages’ Aim To Reunite Homeless With Loved Ones

The ‘Miracle Messages’ project allows homeless people to record video messages in hopes of reuniting with family or friends.


Maxwell Surprenant (WBZ-TV)

Young Needham Entrepreneur Promotes Message Of Kindness

A young boy from Needham wowed them at an educational technology conference at Gillette Stadium Thursday with a message that is simple and profound.


The "Walk Now for Autism Speaks" is this weekend in Boston. (WBZ-TV)

Autism Speaks Founders Talk 10 Years Of Progress

The Autism Speaks walk is on Sunday in Mansfield.


Eugene Finney at St. Elizabeth's Medical Center in Brighton after his kidney tumor was removed. (Photo credit: Eugene Finney)

Fitchburg Man Discovers Tumor After Shark Attack

A Fitchburg man says if it wasn’t for his terrifying encounter in the ocean, he wouldn’t be alive.


Michael, Terri and their children (Family photo)

Widow Of Murdered Boston Doctor On Mission To Celebrate His Life

Terri Halperin was seven months pregnant when her husband Dr. Michael Davidson was killed.


Boris Popovich performs in Downtown Crossing (WBZ-TV)

Boston Flute Player Steps Back Into The Spotlight After Freak Accident

Boris Popovich has performed all over the world. Three months ago he was almost killed in a freak accident in Weston.



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