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Ken MacLeod

WBZ-TV's Ken MacLeod 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 kmmacleod@cbs.com.

Boston’s WBZ-TV is owned and operated by CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corporation.

Assumption College assistant football coaches. (WBZ-TV photo)

Assumption College Football Coaches Stop Robbery, Chase Down Suspects

The coaches left the team hotel in Connecticut to grab dinner when they saw the crime in progress.

11/01/2013

Worcester Firefighter Timothy Jackson died in a warehouse fire in 1999.

Medals Stolen From Family Of Fallen Worcester Firefighter

Timothy Jackson died in the massive Cold Storage Warehouse fire in 1999. His family received commendations for his bravery, but a thief broke into their home and stole the medals the family cherished.

10/04/2013

This male Red Tail Hawk was shot and killed Aug 27, 2013. (Credit: Elizabeth Hanrahan)

Federally Protected Hawk Fatally Shot In Brockton

Some red-tail hawks gracefully cruised the sky over a neatly manicured Brockton neighborhood Tuesday afternoon where somebody is suspected of shooting one.

09/17/2013

David Hasselhoff (Photo by Phil Walter/Getty Images)

Hasselhoff Signs Being Stolen From Cumberland Farm Stores

David Hasselhoff is expressing dismay after learning that a Connecticut convenience store clerk was critically injured while trying to stop thieves from stealing signs featuring life-size images of him hawking iced coffee.

08/21/2013

Inspectional Services. (WBZ-TV photo)

Boston Prepares To Crack Down On Bad Landlords

A bed bug infestation prompted Wentworth students to summon housing inspectors to their Fenway apartment on Tuesday.

08/20/2013

A sketch of the suspect involved in an assault in South Boston. (From Boston Police)

Police Investigate Report Of Woman Attacked In South Boston Elevator

Police are investigating a report of a woman being attacked inside an elevator in South Boston.

08/09/2013

The bear shot and killed by Jacob Victor. (Photo courtesy: East Brookfield Police)

Farmer Shoots, Kills Bear And Sparks Heated Facebook Debate

A farmer will not face charges after he shot and killed a bear on his property in East Brookfield Tuesday.

07/31/2013

Joseph and Joanne Zagam (Photo from masslottery.com)

N. Attleboro Couple Tosses $1 Million Lottery Ticket In Trash

A North Attleborough couple has won $1 million on a scratch-off lottery ticket that they dug out of the trash after inadvertently throwing it away.

07/26/2013

Albert DeSalvo (WBZ-TV file image)

DNA Evidence Definitively Links Albert DeSalvo In Boston Strangler Case

DNA evidence has definitively linked Albert DeSalvo to the death of Mary Sullivan, a woman believed to be the Boston Strangler’s last victim, authorities announced Friday.

07/19/2013

J.P. and Paul Norden.

Marathon Bombing Survivors Split On Whether To Go To Tsarnaev Arraignment

The survivors of the Boston Marathon bombing have been invited to Federal court to see the man accused of planting the bombs at the finish line.

07/09/2013

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