Bill Shields is a general assignment reporter for WBZ-TV News. He joined the station in July 1980 with an extensive background in reporting, news photography and editing. He was honored with New England Emmy Awards for his work in 1982 and 1987.
Prior to joining WBZ-TV Shields was a reporter for KENS-TV in San Antonio, Texas from 1977 to 1980. He also worked as a photographer and reporter for KTVV-TV and as a reporter for KHFI radio, both in Austin, Texas.
Shields holds a bachelor of arts degree in journalism from the University of Texas. He lives with his wife and three sons in the Greater Boston Area.
You can contact Bill at email@example.com.
The state is keeping lobster traps out of Cape Cod Bay because dozens of right whales remain in the area.
K-9 Nero is healing well after losing his partner, fallen Yarmouth Police Sgt. Sean Gannon, when both were shot while on duty April 12.
Residents say the plant is polluting the air and water without any concern for the neighbors.
Sergeant Sean Gannon leaves behind his 12-year-old little brother from Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cape Cod.
Barnstable County Commissioner Ron Beaty has gone after David Hogg, the outspoken survivor of the Parkland high school shooting.
Boston Mayor Marty Walsh has a plan to increase parking fines across the city to reduce traffic problems.
The latest storm brought wind, snow and more flooding to coastal communities, and the bad weather is really taking a toll on residents.
Falling ice from rafters on the Sagamore Bridge damaged at least three cars Monday morning.
Residents along parts of the Massachusetts coast are “strongly encouraged” to evacuate ahead of a major coastal storm that is expected to arrive Friday.
Two women were rescued after they crashed into a creek in Brockton.