Ken MacLeod is a general assignment reporter and substitute anchor at WBZ-TV News.
Before joining the Boston-based station, MacLeod worked at WKMG-TV (CBS) in Orlando, Florida where he co-anchored the station’s morning program and the top-rated noon news for three years. Prior to working in Orlando, MacLeod was co-anchor and reporter for the #1 rated noon news at WAGA-TV (CBS/FOX) in Atlanta, Georgia. He was also news anchor and interim co-host of “Good Day Atlanta,” the station’s most watched morning program. MacLeod worked as a general assignment reporter for the station from 1990 to 1996.
MacLeod’s extensive reporting resume also includes assignments at WXIA-TV (NBC) in Atlanta and WLEX-TV (NBC) in Lexington, Kentucky. During his broadcasting career, he has received numerous honors including nine Southern Regional Emmy Awards for spot news, series, general feature, news writing and outstanding field reporting. He also received 19 additional Emmy nominations in virtually every reporting category.
Born in Montclair, New Jersey, MacLeod received a bachelor of science degree in Broadcast Journalism from Boston University. While attending college he interned for WBZ-TV and WNAC-TV. MacLeod and his family currently reside in the Greater Boston area, close to where his father grew up in Lynn, Massachusetts.
You can reach Ken at email@example.com.
Boston’s WBZ-TV is owned and operated by CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corporation.
A Concord school bus driver overshot a bus stop by about 100 feet on Wednesday. One of the boys who got off the bus was hit by a car walking home.
A broken pole hit the man cutting his head, cracking two vertebrae, six ribs, and a collarbone and collapsing a lung.
As pharmacy techs mixed medicines for specific customers, one Waltham Compounding Center said they welcome more state oversight.
Critics contend the “Church of the End Times” has strayed from religion to perversion – including brainwashing, rituals, and worse. Pastor David Stanley and his brother Dennis were recently arrested.
Dr. Paul Butler argues that Dover schools should ban the game, amid what he sees as clear evidence of the lasting damage that concussions can have on the developing brain.
Boston EMS is notifying 57 people that they may have been treated with tainted medications.
Firefighters are standing guard at a local restaurant and next door at a movie theater in case a fire breaks out.
A Saugus homeowner found a stash of guns in his ceiling during renovations. The guns are believed to belong to the late Winter Hill Gang mobster who used to live there.
A nasty thunderstorm rolled through Bolton just before 10 p.m. Tuesday night with lightning that rattled homes and brief, but very strong winds.
An English teacher at Leominster High School has been arrested and charged with selling drugs.