Doug Cope is a reporter/anchor at WBZ, and host of the daily feature “The Parent Report”, which reports on issues involving children and parenting.
Doug has both a broadcasting and public affairs background, having served eight years in state government, most recently as Public Affairs Director for the State Highway Department. Doug worked in similar capacities at the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency, and the Massachusetts House of Representatives. Before entering state service, Doug was a News Director/ Reporter at several radio stations in New England, including WHDH in Boston, WHYN in Springfield, MA, WJBQ in Portland, ME, and WHEB in Portsmouth, NH.
Doug lives on the South Shore with his wife and two children.
Can sugary sodas make teenagers violent? A new study seems to point in that direction.
John Keegan is seeking parole for second degree murder in the death of Kristen Crowley who was killed with a large rock.
A dog from Brockton injured in an apparent attack by a skunk has a new face, thanks to reconstructive surgery.
It’s been a fixture in downtown Taunton for 95 years, but now Olson’s Home of Flowers is shutting its doors.
Jon Ravida of East boston is accused of running down 22-year-old Sotheny Pen of Revere on Route 1A.
A 6-year-old girl from Billerica wanted to make a difference, so she decided to sell her toys to raise money for cancer research.
A retired Salem nurse who passed away two years ago is continuing to help her community.
It was supposed to be a nice sendoff for the bride and groom, but a wedding reception ended with a brawl in the parking lot.
13 people were hurt when a van carrying special needs adults rear-ended a garbage truck in West Newton Monday morning.
Arson Watch Reward program offers up to a $5,000 reward for information leading to an arrest.