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Joe Mathieu

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Joe Mathieu has returned to his professional home town and assumed the morning radio news anchor duties at the top-rated, award-winning WBZ NewsRadio 1030 (M-F, 5-10AM) with the morning team of Deb Lawlor and Adam Kaufman.

With more than twenty years of radio news experience, Mathieu joined WBZ in the spring of 2011 from Sirius XM in Washington, DC where he spent four years as Program Director of P.O.T.U.S., Sirius XM’s news and talk channel dedicated to covering the politics of the United States.  In fact, it was Mathieu who developed and launched the popular P.O.T.U.S. channel in 2007.  Mathieu’s radio news career in the nation’s capital began in 1998, working as a news anchor and editor at Metro Networks, and delivering morning news on stations including DC101 and WASH-FM.  He spent 7 years as managing editor and anchor at the CBS MarketWatch Radio Network, providing updates and analysis on the economy and financial markets to stations including WBZ NewsRadio 1030 in Boston, 1010WINS in New York, WBBM in Chicago, and WTOP in Washington.

Before Washington, DC, Mathieu worked as both an anchor and reporter in several markets throughout the country including here in Boston where he spent time at WRKO as part of that station’s ’96 New Hampshire Primary coverage team.  Mathieu was also one of the youngest news directors in the country while working at the Boch Broadcasting radio group in Hyannis, MA.  He was the morning the drive news anchor on Boch stations including WXTK and WCOD, covering news stories central to the Cape and Islands region and the state of Massachusetts.

Mathieu is a 1996 graduate of Emerson College with a Bachelor of Science degree in Mass Communications/Radio Broadcasting.  He is a graduate of the Pomfret School in Pomfret, CT.  Mathieu lives in the Boston area with his wife and daughter.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030 is owned by CBS Radio Incorporated, a unit of CBS, Inc.

Jonathan Gruber. (WBZ-TV)

Obamacare Architect: Headlines On Premium Increases Are Misleading

WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Joe Mathieu talks with Professor Jon Gruber, an economist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology who is known as the chief architect of Obamacare and its predecessor, Romneycare.


Former US Attorney General Alberto R. Gonzales. (Photo credit PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Former U.S. Attorney General Alberto Gonzales On Presidential Campaign, Remembering 9/11

Alberto Gonzales, who was forced to resign as Attorney General in the wake of the waterboarding controversy, is out with a new book to mark the 15th anniversary of the terrorist attacks.


Hillary Clinton (WBZ-TV)

Hillary Clinton Talks NH Primary, Economy, Opioid Crisis With WBZ NewsRadio 1030

With only two weeks until the New Hampshire primary, WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Joe Mathieu spoke with Hillary Clinton about the 2016 presidential race.


The USS Dwight D. Eisenhower. (File photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Ryan D. McLearnon/U.S. Navy via Getty Images)

An Inside Look: Life On The U.S.S. Dwight D. Eisenhower

WBZ NewsRadio 1030 morning anchor Joe Mathieu is spending 24 hours on board the U.S.S. Dwight D. Eisenhower this week for a rare look at life on the aircraft carrier.


(Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Home Heating Oil Prices Could Be Lowest In Decade, Analyst Says

This is expected to be the cheapest winter for heating oil since 2004.


A man waves the US and Cuban flags as he walks in front of the new Cuban Embassy. (Photo credit Paul J. Richards/AFP/Getty Images)

What New Relations With Cuba Mean For American Travelers

The United States now has normal diplomatic relations with Cuba. But what does that mean for travelers looking to jet off to Havana for a long weekend?


(Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Doctor Supports Petition To Legalize Marijuana In Massachusetts

The push to legalize marijuana in Massachusetts took a big step forward recently, as a draft petition was released by the group behind a state ballot initiative.


Plainridge Casino in Plainville is set to open in June. (Photo credit: Dave Mager WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

First Mass. Slot Parlor To Open In Plainville This June

The first Massachusetts slot parlor will open on time despite difficult winter.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–03/20/2015

Frank DePaola. (WBZ-TV)

Incoming MBTA Interim GM Looks To ‘Right The Ship’

The next head of the state’s troubled transit system says he’s eager to get started and regain the trust of frustrated riders


Scott Brown talks to Joe Mathieu. (Photo credit: WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

Joe Mathieu Talks To The Candidates: Scott Brown

Scott Brown talked to Joe Mathieu about his race for the Senate in New Hampshire.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–10/23/2014


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