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Multiple 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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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.


Yuki Nishitzawa danced her way through delivery at Brigham and Women's. (Image Credit: YouTube)

Mattapan Woman Dances Through Childbirth In Viral Video

A Mattapan woman decided to dance her way to a natural childbirth at Brigham and Women’s Hospital.


A Mass. t-shirt company is selling Squish the Commish t-shirts to support Tom Brady's favorite charity. (WBZ-TV)

‘Squish The Commish’ Shirts Backing Brady Recall 80s Rallying Cry

A local man is creating and selling t-shirts protesting NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell that say “Squish the Commish.”


Explorer camera (WBZ-TV)

New Camera ‘Ball’ With 360-Degree View Could Save Police Lives

It looks like a toy. But a “ball” could give police and emergency responders a lifesaving look into dangerous situations.


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.


USS Constitution in dry dock (WBZ-TV)

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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.




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