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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Marijuana dispensary in Brockton (Photo from Ken Tucci/WBZ-TV)

Marijuana Dispensary Set To Open In Brockton

Business is ready to bloom at the In Good Health dispensary in Brockton.

07/17/2015

USS Constitution in dry dock (WBZ-TV)

In Their Shoes: Restoring The USS Constitution

For the first time in 20 years, the U.S.S. Constitution is undergoing a restoration, and for one worker, it’s the restoration of his career.

07/15/2015

Boston Crusaders Drum and Bugle Corps. (WBZ-TV)

Boston Crusaders To Perform With Boston Pops On Fourth Of July

The Boston Crusaders Drum and Bugle Corps will be performing with the Boston Pops on the Fourth of July.

06/29/2015

Elizabeth Dawe of Quincy (WBZ-TV)

In Their Shoes: Quincy Girl’s Sweet Thank You To Children’s Hospital

Elizabeth Dawe of Quincy has had three open heart surgeries. All of them done at Boston Children’s Hospital.

06/04/2015

Gloucester Police Chief Leonard Campanello. (WBZ-TV)

In Their Shoes: Gloucester Police Chief Leonard Campanello

Chief Campanello is promising that any addict who walks into his police station in Gloucester with drugs will get help not handcuffs,

06/01/2015

Quan Nguyen. (WBZ-TV)

In Their Shoes: Vietnamese Student Fulfills American Dream In Boston

A young man, who not long ago couldn’t get a job bagging groceries, has bagged the American Dream.

05/06/2015

Sam is 19, and will age out of autism services in a couple years. (Image: WBZ-TV)

In Their Shoes: The ‘Tsunami’ Of Young Adults Aging Out Of Autism Services

In the next decade, a half million young adults with autism will need a place to live, and a job. It’s bringing a wave of anxiety to those who care for them.

04/28/2015

David Wade on a training run in early March. (Image: WBZ-TV)

David Wade’s Marathon Training Blog: The Worst Week Yet

The taper sounds awesome. It’s the toy you get if you are good and do all your running like a good little boy or girl. Well, well, well. Let me tell you. The taper stinks. It’s the worst toy ever.

04/16/2015

Team 415 Strong trains for Boston Marathon (WBZ-TV)

‘Team 415 Strong’ Boston Marathon Runners Share Story Of Survival

Every person who runs the Boston Marathon has a mission and a story. Members of Team 415 Strong share a story of survival.

04/15/2015

Brookline artist Janet Echelman's sculpture will be on display soon at the Rose Kennedy Greenway Conservancy. (WBZ-TV)

Brookline Artist’s Sculpture To Be Displayed At Rose Kennedy Greenway

In a few weeks, a large sculpture will be on display at the Rose Kennedy Greenway Conservancy.

04/10/2015

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