Kim Tunnicliffe

420x316 grad tunnicliffe1 Kim Tunnicliffe

Follow Kim on Twitter

Kim Tunnicliffe is an anchor and reporter for WBZ Newsradio 1030. She can frequently be heard on WBZ Newsradio nights between 7:00 PM and 11:00 PM and during “the WBZ Weekend News,” broadcast Saturdays and Sundays between 5:00 AM and 11:00 PM. Tunnicliffe began her career at WBZ Radio in May 1998.

Prior to joining WBZ Newsradio, Tunnicliffe served as News Director at WSAR Radio in Fall River for ten years. Under her tenure, the news department received a number of awards from the Associated Press. Tunnicliffe also worked as a news anchor and reporter at WPRO Radio and 1110 CNN Radio in Providence, Rhode Island.

A highlight of Tunnicliffe’s career in broadcasting was covering President Clinton’s visit to Fall River while News Director at WSAR. She also covered the J.F.K. Junior and Egypt Air plane crashes for WBZ Radio.

Tunnicliffe was born in Cumberland, Rhode Island. She received an Associates degree in communications from Dean College in Franklin and a Bachelor of Arts degree in broadcast journalism from Emerson College. While at Emerson, Tunnicliffe spent a semester abroad.

She lived and studied in Holland and traveled all over Europe. Tunnicliffe currently lives in Rhode Island.


BU Study Finds Connection Between Concussion And Alzheimer’s Disease

New research from the Boston University School of Medicine suggests there may be more of a link between concussions and Alzheimer’s disease than previously thought.


Big Brother Big Sister Foundation blue collection trucks for donated goods  parked outside warehouse in Holbrook, MA. (Photo Kim Tunnicliffe, WBZ NewsRadio1030)

WBZ Cares: Big Brother Big Sister Foundation Travels Daily To Help Partner Kids With Mentors

A fleet of sixteen Big Brother Big Sister Foundation donation trucks are out on the roads daily, collecting used clothing, shoes, toys, books and small appliances, from thousands of homes all over Massachusetts and Southern New Hampshire.


The Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay holiday party on December 10, 2016 at the Boston University Fitness Center (Photo Credit: Kim Tunnicliffe/WBZ NewsRadio1030)

WBZ Cares: ‘Big Brothers Big Sisters’ Help Mentor Kids

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay helps kids who need positive role models.


Andrew McCawley, President & CEO of NECHV and retired Naval officer and aviator: Gisele Sterling, Commissioner of Veterans Affairs, City of Boston and Marine Corp Veteran; Tobi Makinde, Veteran and honoree and Medal of Honor recipient Ryan Pitts (Credit: NECHV)

WBZ Cares: Iraq War Veteran Thanks Boston Non-Profit For Second Chance

When Tobi Makinde returned home from the war with no job or home to live. He turned to NECHV for help.


Technology lab at New England Center and Home for Veterans on Court st in Boston used by Veterans to get training in personal finance and information technology. (Credit: NECHV )

WBZ Cares: Boston Non-Profit Offers Courses in Personal Finance and Technology for Veterans

WBZ Cares profiles a Boston based non-profit offering technology and personal finance training to Veterans.


New England Center and Home For Veterans (Credit:

WBZ Cares: Boston Based Non-Profit Helps At Risk Homeless Veterans

WBZ Cares profiles “New England Center & Home For Veterans,” a national leader in housing and serving Veterans who are at-risk of homelessness.



WBZ Cares: The Genesis Foundation Legacy Lives Through Benefactors

The Foundation has raised nearly 70 million dollars since 1982, with most of the money going to fund the clinical and medical arm of the foundation, called the Feingold Center for Children at Children’s Hospital in Waltham.


Rachel Burton and daughter Bella Burton outside their home in Woburn [Photo Credit: Kim Tunnicliffe/WBZ NewsRadio1030]

WBZ Cares: Woburn Family Thankful For Genesis Foundation In Finding Proper Diagnosis

The Genesis Foundation helps properly diagnose and coordinate care for 11-year-old Bella Burton suffering from a rare genetic disorder.


[Photo Credit: The Genesis Foundation For Children]

WBZ Cares: The Genesis Foundation Foundation Aims At Helping Individuals With Special Needs

Since its creation, the Genesis Foundation has been extremely successful in its fundraising efforts.



WBZ Cares: Dr. Murray Feingold’s Legacy Lives On Through The Genesis Foundation For Children

The late Dr. Murray Feingold started the Genesis Foundation to help parents navigate the complicated and often confusing maze of medical care for their children with genetic disorders.



More From CBS Boston

Call For Action
Download Our App
Download Weather App

Listen Live