Lauren 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Methuen Police are looking for a burglar or burglars after a rash of robberies on the East Side of the city.
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.
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.
As Typhoon Haiyan batters the Philippines, local Filipinos are desperately searching for any news about their loved ones.
The victory tour continued for Red Sox slugger David Ortiz. Big Papi appeared on The Late Show with David Letterman.
A Red Sox World Series at Fenway may seem priceless to big time fans. But enjoying the game does come at a cost.
Nearly a thousand parents flooded into the Danvers High School Fieldhouse Thursday night for a meeting aimed at answering their questions before their children return to classes on Friday.
Hundreds of Red Sox fans turned out to meet Red Sox catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia at Modell’s in Medford.
Troopers say every time the motorcyclist spots a police cruiser, he accelerates to well over 100 MPH and takes off in the breakdown lane.
Six months later there are still bullet holes in the siding of homes. Some cars still bear the scars of a gun battle that took place in the middle of the street.