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Lauren Leamanczyk

WBZ-TV's Lauren LeamanczykLauren Leamanczyk is an I-Team Correspondent for WBZ-TV News and is part of the award-winning team of investigative journalists including Chief Correspondent Joe Shortsleeve.

Most recently, Leamanczyk has been a general assignment reporter and fill-in anchor for WBZ-TV News. She started at the station in 2011 as New Hampshire Bureau Chief. Leamanczyk was part of the news team who in 2014 received both a Columbia DuPont Award as well as a 2013 George Foster Peabody Award for coverage of the Boston Marathon Bombings.

Prior to WBZ-TV News, Leamanczyk worked as a reporter at WTMJ-TV in Milwaukee, WI. She won multiple awards for writing and for breaking news coverage. While at WTMJ, she covered events throughout the Midwest and the nation. She spent a week reporting live from the Virginia Tech campus following the deadly mass shooting. Leamanczyk is experienced in political coverage 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.

Leamanczyk graduated from the University of Missouri with a major in broadcast journalism and a minor in political science.

Boston’s WBZ-TV and sister-station myTV38 (WSBK-TV) are part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corporation.

You can reach Lauren at llleamanczyk@cbs.com.

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

Arbor Inn in Wrentham (WBZ-TV photo)

Wrentham Police Have No Record Of First Call For Help Before Dragging Death

Wrentham Police have released the dispatch logs from the night a motel housekeeper was hit by a car and dragged three miles to her death.

12/02/2013

Clear-cutting of trees by NStar in Middleborough. (WBZ-TV photo)

Middleborough Residents Battle NStar Over Clear-Cutting

Homeowners though have banded together against the clearing work. They have found allies among the conservation commission and some selectmen who are worried about the environmental impact.

11/15/2013

Ted Candaza watches typhoon coverage. (WBZ-TV photo)

Local Filipinos Await Word From Relatives After Typhoon Hits

As Typhoon Haiyan batters the Philippines, local Filipinos are desperately searching for any news about their loved ones.

11/08/2013

David Ortiz arrives for Late Show With Dave Letterman. (WBZ-TV photo)

David Ortiz Appears On The Late Show With David Letterman

The victory tour continued for Red Sox slugger David Ortiz. Big Papi appeared on The Late Show with David Letterman.

11/04/2013

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