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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!

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Ernest Wallace in court Thursday, Sept. 26. (WBZ-TV)

Bail For Hernandez Friend To Remain At $500K

During the hearing, new information about another man alleged to have been with Hernandez and Wallace on the night of Lloyd’s killing was revealed.


(Photo by Michael Springer/Getty Images)

Man Wanted In 4 Back Bay Attacks In 9 Hours

Boston police are looking for help tracking down a man who assaulted four women in the Back Bay in less than nine hours.


Firefighters surrounded the complex after the explosion Friday morning. (WBZ-TV)

Man Loses Hands In Hyde Park Apartment Explosion

An explosion at an apartment complex in Hyde Park Friday morning sent a man to the hospital after the impact of the blast blew off both of his hands.


Atkinson St. in South Boston (WBZ-TV photo)

Woman Escapes Violent Attempted Abduction In Boston

A warning has been issued by police after a woman was nearly kidnapped on a Boston street Thursday afternoon.


A woman was rescued from a pond in Acushnet. (WBZ-TV photo)

Police Officer, Good Samaritan Save Woman From Acushnet Pond

A police officer and a brave civilian are being called heroes for saving the life of a woman trapped inside a sinking car.


"Letters To Jackie" premiere at JFK Library in Boston. (WBZ-TV photo)

‘Letters To Jackie’ Premieres In Boston

More than 800,000 letters poured into the White House after President John F. Kennedy’s death.


Military police in Watertown after Boston Marathon bombings. (WBZ-TV photo)

Watertown Police Recall Manhunt Challenges After DC Attack

The same specialized ATF tactical unit responded to both the manhunt for the Boston Marathon bombing suspect and the Washington mass shooting.


Allan Munroe (WBZ-TV photo)

Red Sox Make Lifelong Fan’s Dream Come True

Allan Munroe’s relationship with the team has been a long distance affair. He hasn’t been to a game at Fenway since he moved to Florida 50 years ago.


Police say a man put a skimmer on a NH ATM. (WBZ-TV photo)

Police Seek Man Who Installed Skimmer At NH ATM

Portsmouth, New Hampshire Police are investigating a case of skimming at a Market Square ATM.


Mass General Hospital in Boston. (WBZ-TV file image)

Measles Cases Confirmed At 2 Mass. Hospitals

The Massachusetts DPH has confirmed two cases of measles which were diagnosed in August at Mass General Hospital in Boston and Metrowest Hospital in Framingham.