Ryan Kath is an award-winning investigative journalist who joined WBZ-TV in March 2015 as an I-Team Correspondent for WBZ-TV News.
Kath joined WBZ-TV from KSHB-TV in Kansas City where he spent eight years, the last four as an investigative reporter.
Kath’s investigative stories earned more than a dozen Emmy awards, received recognition from the Kansas and Missouri Broadcasters’ Associations, as well as the Kansas City Press Club and RTDNA’s Edward R. Murrow awards.
Most recently, Kath and the KSHB investigative team won a prestigious duPont Award for their continuing coverage of the deadly natural gas explosion on the Country Club Plaza.
Prior to Kansas City, Kath worked for two years at KTTC-TV in Rochester, MN.
Kath graduated from Minnesota’s Gustavus Adolphus College in 2002, earning a Bachelor’s degree. He is also a 2004 graduate of Boston University, where he received a Master’s degree in Broadcast Journalism. It is at BU where Kath met his wife.
The Kaths are proud parents of two young daughters, and also have a mischievous adopted mutt named Donald. Kath is an avid sports fan who, on the weekends, you’ll find chasing his misguided professional soccer aspirations.
Kath is thrilled about returning to Boston and looks forward to telling stories that uncover problems and create positive changes in the community.
Have a tip about taxpayer waste, government corruption, or a consumer problem? Send Kath an email at email@example.com.
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A vandal hit a Roxbury business that is trying to help black entrepreneurs just days before its spring opening.
Congressman Michael Capuano said a Newburyport driver’s experience of mistaken identity reveals ongoing problems with the federal database.
A Lawrence business raised hundreds for a veteran in Puerto Rico whose home was heavily damaged after hurricanes battered the island.
Two high-ranking aides to Boston Mayor Marty Walsh have quietly returned to their jobs at City Hall.
The MBTA has implemented changes to improve traffic flow at one of its busiest parking garages in Westwood.
It’s quite the television upgrade for 86-year-old Joe Pinto.
The abrupt retirements of four high-ranking leaders with the Massachusetts State Police will cost taxpayers about $465,000 for unused vacation and sick time, the WBZ I-Team has learned.
Linda Hebert called WBZ-TV’s Call For Action after she found out her elderly neighbor was still being asked to purchase an extended warranty on a TV he bought in 2002.
A woman accused Felix Arroyo, the City of Boston’s former chief of the Health and Human Services, of repeated sexual harassment, according to a lawsuit.
Safety concerns over several Revere high-rise apartment buildings with no working elevators reached a tipping point in a Boston housing courtroom on Friday.