Joe Mathieu

joematheu420x316 gradient1 Joe MathieuJoe 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 Walt Perkins.

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.

A Lawrence man is accused of threatening President Obama on Twitter. (Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Behind The Mic With Joe Mathieu: Obama Prepares For Troop Drawdown

WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Joe Mathieu takes a look at the war in Afghanistan.

05/26/2014

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Behind The Mic With Joe Mathieu: Work Less Stressful Than Home?

WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Joe Mathieu looks at a new study that claims people are less stressed at work than at home.

05/23/2014

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Behind The Mic With Joe Mathieu: Obama’s Handling Of Scandals

WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Joe Mathieu looks at how President Obama has handled some recent internal scandals.

05/22/2014

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Behind The Mic With Joe Mathieu: Good Grades = Better Salary

WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Joe Mathieu looks at the connection between good grades and a better salary.

05/21/2014

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder (2nd L), U.S. Attorney for Western District of Pennsylvania David Hickton (L), and Assistant Attorney General for National Security John Carlin (R) take questions from the media during an announcement on indictments against Chinese military hackers on cyber-espionage May 19, 2014 at the Department of Justice in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Behind The Mic With Joe Mathieu: Cracking Down On Chinese Cyber Crime

WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Joe Mathieu looks at why the U.S. is getting tough on alleged Chinese spies.

05/20/2014

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Behind The Mic With Joe Mathieu: Pentagon’s Guide To Zombie Apocalypse

WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Joe Mathieu looks at the Pentagon’s guide to the zombie apocalypse.

05/16/2014

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Behind The Mic With Joe Mathieu: Overtime A Waste Of Time?

WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Joe Mathieu looks at a report that claims working overtime is a waste of time.

05/15/2014

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Behind The Mic With Joe Mathieu: Unemployed Struggle With Weight Gain

WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Joe Mathieu looks at how unemployment can make you fat.

05/12/2014

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Behind The Mic With Joe Mathieu: Rude Employees Good For Business?

WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Joe Mathieu looks at a study that suggests rude employees are good for business.

05/02/2014

Space X's Falcon 9 rocket lifts off from Cape Canaveral, Florida on April 18, 2014 carrying its Dragon CRS3 spacecraft on a resupply mission to the International Space Station (ISS). Private US firm SpaceX launched its unmanned Dragon capsule to the International Space Station on April 18, 2014, its third trip carrying supplies and equipment to the orbiting lab. After three earlier delays, the Falcon 9 rocket and its Dragon capsule finally blasted off as planned at 3:25 pm (1925 GMT) from Cape Canaveral in Florida. AFP PHOTO / Bruce Weaver (Photo credit should read BRUCE WEAVER/AFP/Getty Images)

Behind The Mic With Joe Mathieu: Russia Gets Snarky On US Space Program

WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Joe Mathieu looks at why Russia won’t cut the United States’ ride to space.

05/01/2014

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