Kim Tunnicliffe

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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.

The new gazebo honoring the late Mayor Menino (WBZ-TV)

Cancer Garden Gazebo Honors Mayor Menino’s Memory

A new gazebo in the Cancer Garden of Hope at City Hall Plaza was dedicated in honor of Menino, who died of cancer last October.


Jing's Garden in Revere (WBZ)

Revere Chinese Restaurant Chef Charged In Co-Worker’s Stabbing

A 60-year-old chef at a Chinese restaurant in Revere is facing charges after allegedly stabbing a female coworker in an unprovoked attack.


Kids enjoy ice cream from Boston police in Roxbury (Photo credit Kim Tunnicliffe/WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

Boston Police Treat Kids To Ice Cream Day After Gunfire Erupts Near Public Pool

Ten gunshots were fired outside the Melnea Cass Recreational Complex Monday.


(credit: iStockphoto)

Most Doctors Not Complying With Medical Price Transparency Law, Survey Finds

The state’s 2012 medical price transparency law is still not a reality for most Bay State consumers, according to a new report.


Jeffrey Silva of New Bedford and Lynette Slocomb of Taunton (Photo credit Taunton police)

Parents Allegedly High On Heroin While Driving With 2-Year-Old Child

Taunton police say the father was found passed out by a convenience store and had to be revived.


Texting (WBZ-TV)

Sexting Teens Would Face Reduced Penalties Under Proposed Bill

A state legislative committee is reviewing a bill that would amend child pornography laws to make sexting between minors a misdemeanor.


Residents on four private roads leading to Rexhame Beach have restricted access to the public beach. (Kim Tunnicliffe/WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

Marshfield Residents Restricting Public Access To Rexhame Beach

Residents on four private roads leading to Rexhame Beach are restricting public access to beach goers while the issue of who owns the beach lingers in court.


(File photo courtesy: Lowell Police-Facebook)

Lowell Men Accused Of Raping Two 14-Year-Old Girls

Two 18-year-old Lowell men are accused of plying two teenage girls with hard liquor and then sexually assaulting them.


Devon Staples (Photo via Facebook)

Maine Man Killed Shooting Firework Off Head Thought It Was A Dud, Mom Says

Kathleen Staples says her son would never have placed the firecracker on his head if he thought it was a live explosive.


Gloucester Police Chief Leonard Campanello. (WBZ-TV)

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Gloucester Police Chief Leonard Campanello says that since the program’s start, they’ve helped 21 drug users.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–06/19/2015



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