Juli McDonald

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Juli McDonald is a general assignment reporter for WBZ-TV.

McDonald comes to WBZ-TV from WCVB-TV, the ABC affiliate in Boston, where she spent a year as a reporter. Before WCVB-TV, McDonald was an anchor/reporter for four years at WWLP-TV in Springfield, MA. Prior to WWLP-TV, McDonald spent two years as an anchor/reporter for KFYR-TV in Bismarck, ND.

A native of Norwood, MA, McDonald is a graduate of Emerson College where she earned a B.A. in broadcast journalism.

You can connect with her on Twitter at @julimcdonald.

After Announcing Historic Change, Evans And Gross Attend Peace Walk

Twenty-four hours after announcing an historic change for Boston and its police force, the commissioner and his replacement were back on the beat for a peace walk.


‘It’s Heartless’: Dog Severely Injured In Peabody Attack

Police believe a surveillance photo could help them find a pet owner and her two dogs after an attack.


Woman Attacked, Robbed At Norwood Train Station

Two men have been arrested for allegedly beating and robbing a woman at a Norwood train station.


Beer Garden Under Southeast Expressway Scrapped Over Safety Concerns

A planned Beer Garden beneath the Southeast Expressway is now scrapped over safety concerns.


Miss Plymouth County Gives Back Crown After #MeToo Joke

She was a contender for Miss Massachusetts, but now Miss Plymouth County says she’s given up her crown.


Mayor Walsh Encourages Developer To Withdraw North End Starbucks Proposal

Opponents to Starbucks’ plan to build at the entryway of Boston’s North End believe they have won a battle, but not the war.


Mother & Daughter Separated At Border Reunited In Boston

A successful lawsuit has brought a mother and her daughter back together.


Gloucester Greasy Pole Winner Fulfills Childhood Dream

The winner of the Greasy Pole Contest says he just completed his lifelong dream.


Cash Stolen From North Shore Coffee Shop That Helps Change Lives

A North Shore cafe is looking for answers after a cash register full of money disappeared.


Homeless Teens Overcome Adversity To Graduate High School

Dozens of teens from in and around Boston, once homeless, received their high school diplomas Tuesday.


1 Man Killed, 2 Seriously Injured In Lowell Shooting

A man was killed and two others have life-threatening injuries after a shooting in Lowell.


Family Desperate To Find Wedding Dress That Was Accidentally Donated

A Waltham woman is desperate to find a wedding dress that was accidentally donated to the West Roxbury Savers.


High School Celebrates Student Who Makes Every Day Better

The school year may be winding down, but it was an unforgettable ride to class this week for one student in Northbridge.


Excitement Builds In Boston Ahead Of Royal Wedding

From Windsor to Boston, the excitement is building for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding.


Mother, 2 Daughters Graduate From College Together

One trio at Mass Bay Community College is making graduation a family affair.


Concord-Carlisle High School Teacher Accused Of Inappropriate Behavior

A teacher at Concord-Carlisle High School is on leave after being accused of inappropriate behavior.


Hudson Student Will Be Allowed To Take Classes Using Robot

Students in Hudson will soon have a robotic classmate.


Fallen Yarmouth Officer Honored By Big Brothers Big Sisters

Among the many people mourning the death of Yarmouth Police Sgt. Sean Gannon is a boy who knew him as a “Big Brother.”


Family Keeps Murder Victim’s Legacy Alive Through New Scholarship Fund

Family and friends of a young woman killed in a brutal attack in Needham are working to create a lasting legacy.


Lawmaker Calls For Death Penalty After Murder Of Yarmouth Officer

The murder of Yarmouth Police Sergeant Sean Gannon has some Republican lawmakers calling for the death penalty in such cases, and Governor Charlie Baker supports the idea.


Stronger After 5: Friends And Family Honor Sean Collier

Five years after the Boston Marathon bombing, survivors and family members gathered to honor the life of MIT Police Officer Sean Collier.


Dozens Of Fans Scammed By Fake Pink Concert Tickets

One concertgoer said she did everything right. She took a photo with the seller, got his name and purchased the tickets in a public place.


Everett City Councilor Accused Of Making Racist Comment On Facebook

It was standing room only at Monday night’s Everett City Council meeting in response to one councilor’s message on Facebook.


Video Captures Skiers Falling Down Tuckerman Ravine On Mount Washington

A frightening fall down Tuckerman Ravine on Mount Washington was captured on video. Two skiers tumbled hundreds of feet and survived.


Holliston Boy Meets Stars Of ‘Big Bang Theory’

A young Holliston boy got the chance to meet some of the actors from his favorite television show, Big Bang Theory.


Billerica Sends Snow Day Make-Up Survey To Parents

School leaders sent a survey home to find out whether parents and teachers preferred to make up time in April or the end of June.


Puerto Rican Families Living, Working In Dedham Could Be Homeless Again

Just as they’re getting back on their feet, they’ve learned their days here are numbered.


Dorchester Couple Heartbroken After Dogs Were Attacked

Dorchester dog owners are heartbroken over the loss of one of their dachshunds and warning others to be on the lookout.


Couple Attacked During Shrewsbury Home Invasion

The two men who attacked a couple in a violent home invasion in Shrewsbury are still on the loose.


Speeding SUV Nearly Hits Mom, Daughter Getting Off School Bus

A mother getting her child off the bus was nearly hit by a speeding driver in Central Mass.


Woman Pushed Into Snow In NH Road Rage Incident

A man pushed a woman into the snow in an apparent case of road rage.


‘We’re All Lucas’s Parents’: Family Cheers First Gerber Baby With Down Syndrome

Little Lucas’s iconic achievement means something for everyone who lives and shines with Down syndrome.


Badly Injured Dog May Have Been Thrown From Car

Police in Everett are investigating whether a small dog found badly hurt in the road may have been thrown from a car.


North Andover Votes Against Massive Marijuana Research Facility

In the packed gymnasium of North Andover High Tuesday night, the majority of voters decided against recreational marijuana businesses in town.


14 Firefighters Exposed To Chemicals In Cranston, RI

Fourteen firefighters were rushed to the hospital after being exposed to chemicals in Cranston, Rhode Island Monday night.


Zoots Customers, Employees Demand Answers After Bankruptcy

Customers still haven’t been able to get their clothes and workers say their checks are bouncing.


Patriots Fan Spends Final Moments Watching AFC Championship With Family

The heartbreaking loss of a father was soothed by the Patriots AFC Championship victory Sunday night.


Retired Couple Mistakenly Donates Soup Can Full Of Cash To Food Pantry

A retired Middleton couple is out $2,500 they meant to stash in a tomato soup can. Now the family is hoping to get the money back.


Pregnant Mom Says TSA Would Not Let Her Avoid Metal Detector

A pregnant Harwich woman requested a TSA pat-down before a recent flight instead of stepping through the screening equipment.


Former Titans Tight End Now A Fire Chief In Patriots Nation

Sherborn Fire Chief Erron Kinney’s allegiances will be tested on Saturday.


Holy Cross Lacrosse Team Drafts 10-Year-Old Battling Cancer

The Crusaders just gained a fighter like no other, a teammate tougher than most.


MBTA Warns Commuters To Expect Delays, Leave Earlier

The MBTA is encouraging riders to leave themselves some extra time on Tuesday morning.