Mike Dougherty

Mike DoughertyMike is a general assignment reporter and editor for KYW Newsradio 1060.

His career at 1060 began as a desk assistant in January ’07. A short nine months later, he was promoted to AM Drive writer while still studying broadcast journalism at Temple University.

He currently resides in South Jersey.

Mike is always looking for a good story idea. If you have one, please send it to dougherty@kyw.com or Twitter @MicDougherty

Mo'ne Davis at a book signing in Center City. (Credit: Mike Dougherty)

Mo’ne Davis Adds Author To Impressive Resume

In her book, Mo’ne Davis: Remember My Name: My Story from First Pitch to Game Changer, she goes through what it was like to play in the Little League World Series and how it felt to be thrust into the national spotlight overnight.

03/21/2015

2015 Philadelphia St. Patrick's Day Parade. (credit: Mike Dougherty/KYW)

Philadelphia Turns Green For St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Philadelphia held the 245th annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade on Sunday.

03/15/2015

(Accident victim Candace Gantt with daughters Morgan and Carter, and husband Russ Gantt, at a HUP conference on traumatic brain injuries.  Photo by Mike Dougherty)

HUP Doctors and Traumatic Brain Injury Patients Compare Notes on Treatment and Recovery

One of the main concerns for patients such as Candace Gantt, third from left, is the gap between “rehabilitation,” when they are functioning but not at 100 percent, and full recovery.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/13/2015

(Photo by Mike Dougherty)

Philadelphia Snares Championship Match of Gold Cup Soccer Tournament

Landing the championship game is another feather in the cap for Mayor Michael Nutter and his team, who have been on a roll lately.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/12/2015

Key making kiosk in Philadelphia. (Credit: Mike Dougherty)

Key Making Goes High Tech In Philadelphia

A new key making company has set up kiosks in Philadelphia, and the technology goes a step beyond the standard locksmith.

03/06/2015

File photo. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Expert Says Gas Prices Will Continue Increasing — For Now

Gas prices are steadily creeping back up after bottoming out earlier this year.

03/01/2015

Pete Broomall with the Broomall String Band performs on Main Street in Manayunk. (Credit: Mike Dougherty)

Mummers March In Manayunk To Celebrate Mardi Gras

Hundreds of people bundled up Saturday morning to watch the Mummers strut on Main Street

02/28/2015

Maria Glover holds a CD of Anthony Riley, who wowed judges on "The Voice" this week. (Credit: Mike Dougherty)

Local Talent Hits It Big On ‘The Voice’ Making Those That Know Him Proud

A Philadelphia street performer made waves in Hollywood this week

02/26/2015

(Credit: CBS 3)

Refreezing Concerns As Crews Get Roads Ready For Morning Commute

PennDOT is preparing roads in the area for when temperatures drop below freezing overnight.

02/22/2015

(Legendary Philadelphia music producer Kenny Gamble and Darrell McDaniels, "DMC" of Run-DMC, share a moment during a motivational presentation for students at Universal Audenreid High School.  Photo  by Mike Dougherty)

Music Carries a Motivational Message to a Philadelphia High School

Grammy-winning producer Kenny Gamble was joined by “DMC” of the seminal hip-hop group, Run-DMC.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/19/2015

A kiosk at the Gallery shopping mall in Center City (Credit: Mike Dougherty)

Kiosk Operators Forced Out Of Center City Shopping Mall

The Gallery is set to undergo an overhaul and Wednesday was the last day for merchant’s who own kiosks to do business.

02/18/2015

Mayor Michael Nutter at the CBS Broadcasting Center the day after Philadelphia won its DNC bid. (Credit: Steve Lindsay/CBS3)

Nutter: Work On DNC Preparations Begins Today

“It’s just really great when a plan comes all together,” Nutter says.

02/13/2015

File photo: measles vaccine. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Health Officials In Delaware Valley Highlight Importance Of Measles Vaccine

With one potential case of measles in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania and another confirmed in northern New Jersey, health officials are stressing the importance of vaccinations.

02/07/2015

(A Septa Regional Rail train crosses a road in the Fox Chase neighborhood of Philadelphia.  Photo by Mike Dougherty)

After Fatal Car-Train Crash in New York, SEPTA Reminds Drivers to Be Careful Near Railroad Tracks

SEPTA officials are reminding drivers and pedestrians that it’s never OK to stop on the tracks.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/04/2015

(Credit: Burlington County Prosecutors Office)

Police Charge South Jersey Man With Murder Of Girlfriend And Her Father

Authorities in Burlington County have charged a 27-year-old man with the murder of his girlfriend and her father.

02/01/2015

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