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Doug Cope

420x316 grad cope1 Doug CopeDoug 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.

Massachusetts State House in Boston (credit: AP)

Freshman State Rep. Wants To Eliminate Per Diems

Freshman State Rep. Ryan Fattman says it’s not fair lawmakers are paid for driving to work.

07/19/2011

(File photo by David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

Smartphone Could Cost You When Traveling Abroad

You may be out of the country, but your phone is still racking up roaming charges.

07/19/2011

Thieves took at least 18 of these markers from the Mount Vernon Cemetery.

Coakley Wants Laws To Track Scrap Metal Sales

Stealing metal such as copper or brass from abandoned houses has become big business.

07/19/2011

The car went out of control and ended up in this driveway at West Elm and Revere Streets. (photo by Doug Cope)

Man Killed In Shooting, Car Fire In Brockton

One man is dead following a shooting and a car fire in Brockton overnight.

07/04/2011

Sal DiMasi (file image)

Judge To Consider Freezing Sal DiMasi’s Pension

A judge has taken under advisement a move by the state’s attorney general to freeze Dimasi’s state pension benefits, pending his scheduled sentencing in September.

06/28/2011

File image (credit: AP)

Mass. Teachers May Soon Be Required To Know CPR

Lawmakers on Beacon Hill are considering legislation that would require all teachers in Massachusetts be trained in CPR.

06/28/2011

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MBTA To Install More Cameras On Buses & Train Platforms

The MBTA has begun a new security initiative to install more cameras on buses and train platforms.

06/27/2011

(File photo courtesy: Adam E. Moreira/Wikimedia Commons)

MBTA Unveils Expanded ‘Quiet Car’ Program

Looking for some peace and quiet? Starting today, you can find that on the commuter rail. WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Doug Cope explains from North Station.

06/27/2011

(photo credit: Kim Tunnicliffe)

FEMA Assistance & Legal Advice Available For Mass. Tornado Victims

Federal officials are hoping more tornado victims in western and central Massachusetts come forward to register for disaster assistance as several more disaster recovery centers open this week.

06/20/2011

Commercial Fishing Fleet/ WBZ

At Faneuil Hall Meeting, Sen. Brown Slams NOAA Spending Of Fishermen Fines

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration came under fire today at U-S Senate subcommittee hearing at Faneuil Hall over their spending of fines levied against New England fishermen.

06/20/2011

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