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Lauren Leamanczyk

WBZ-TV's Lauren LeamanczykLauren Leamanczyk is a WBZ-TV News General Assignment Reporter for CBS Boston’s WBZ-TV and MyTV38 (WSBK-TV).

She started at the station in 2011 as WBZ-TV News New Hampshire Bureau Chief. Most recently, Leamanczyk transitioned to the General Assignment Reporter in Boston. Prior to WBZ-TV News, Lauren worked as a Reporter and substitute Anchor at WTMJ-TV in Milwaukee, WI. She won multiple awards for writing and for breaking news coverage. While at WTMJ, Lauren covered events all over the Midwest and the nation. She spent a week reporting live from the Virginia Tech campus following the deadliest mass shooting in history.

Leamanczyk is a political junkie and was a lead reporter on the 2008 Presidential Campaign. She reported live from the Iowa Straw Poll, Iowa Caucuses and from President Barack Obama’s election night rally in Chicago. She began her career reporting in Madison, WI and Columbia, MO. She graduated from the University of Missouri with a major in broadcast journalism and a minor in political science.

Leamanczyk grew up in Chicago. In her spare time, Lauren loves to travel and check out new restaurants. She’s a history buff and a big sports fan so New England should keep her busy!

You can reach Lauren at llleamanczyk@cbs.com.

Dillon Destefano accused of attacking students at Endicott College. (Beverly PD Photo)

Endicott College Student Charged In String Of Attacks

An Endicott College sophomore is under arrest, charged with randomly attacking three fellow students.

02/04/2014

Sean Carduff was shot with an Airsoft rifle in Wareham. (WBZ-TV)

Boy Wounded By Pellet Gun While Building Snowman In Wareham

The 6-year-old boy was building a snowman with his cousin in the backyard of his grandparents’ Wareham home when he was hit with a pellet from a high powered Airsoft rifle.

01/31/2014

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Worcester Police On Alert After Men Threaten Girl Walking To School

According to police, a 14-year-old girl was walking to school when two men driving a white box van pulled over and demanded she get in.

01/27/2014

Threatening text messages to Mass. mom. (WBZ-TV

Lynnfield Mother Living In Fear After Phone Scam

There are new warnings from law enforcement officials about a kidnapping scam that has targeted parents all over Massachusetts.

01/23/2014

A fake robber caused a scare in Lowell. (WBZ-TV)

Amateur Filmmakers Cause Scare At Lowell Convenience Store

Lowell Police surrounded a convenience store Tuesday night believing there was an armed robbery happening inside.

01/15/2014

Richard Trott Sr. of East Sandwich appears in court on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014. (Credit: WBZ-TV)

Cape Cod Man Accused Of Swindling Disabled Veterans Group

He once led the Cape Cod Chapter of Disabled American Veterans. Now Richard Trott Sr. of East Sandwich is accused of stealing from the group.

01/14/2014

Milford town workers lottery ticket. (WBZ-TV photo)

Milford Town Workers Miss Mega Millions Jackpot By One Number

Forty workers from Milford Town Hall all went in together to buy tickets. They got five numbers right, but they were the wrong five numbers.

12/19/2013

Sketches of Stonehill sex assault suspects.

Stonehill College Student Sexually Assaulted In Dorm Room

Stonehill College Campus Police and Easton Police are expanding the search for two men who allegedly sexually assaulted a student in a residence hall.

12/16/2013

(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Majority Of Travelers Opposed To Allowing Cell Phone Conversations On Planes

Passengers at Logan Airport are hoping an FCC plan to allow in flight cell phone calls gets grounded.

12/12/2013

Damage after Methuen home invasion. (WBZ-TV photo)

Methuen Neighborhood On Edge After Rash Of Robberies

Methuen Police are looking for a burglar or burglars after a rash of robberies on the East Side of the city.

12/11/2013

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