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

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Despite Loss To Irish, Future Looks Bright For Temple Football

America was watching as Temple went toe to toe with Notre Dame for 60 minutes, proving the Owls have the talent to hang with the big boys.


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Temple Fans Pack Independence Mall Ahead Of Game Against Notre Dame

Thousands of Owls fans converged on Independence Mall Saturday morning for the national TV exposure leading up to the big game against Notre Dame.


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Auvi-Q Brand Epinephrine Auto-Injector Recalled For Dosage Concerns

Now, parents of children with severe allergies are scrambling to find replacements ahead of Halloween weekend.


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Mermaids Swim With Sharks At Camden’s Adventure Aquarium

Weeki Wachee Mermaids traveled up the East Coast from Florida and are swimming with sharks this weekend at the Adventure Aquarium in Camden.


A kit of Naloxone, a heroin antidote that can reverse the effects of an opioid overdose. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

PA Health Officials Sign Order To Make Anti-Overdose Drug Available For Everyone

Physician General Dr. Rachel Levine signed the order because she says opioids like heroin are taking lives and destroying families at a frantic pace.


Families looking at costumes at Angels of God Clothing Closet in New Jersey. (Credit: Mike Dougherty)

Needy Families Get Halloween Costumes Thanks To Local Teen

A South Jersey teenager is doing her part to help families in need by handing out Halloween costumes.


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Philly’s Largest Regatta Kicks Off On Schuylkill River

More than 30,000 spectators will line the banks of the river this weekend for the 45th annual Head of the Schuylkill Regatta.


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Nurse Saying She Was Unlawfully Detained Over Ebola Scare Suing Christie

Governor Chris Christie and members of his administration ordered her to be quarantined once she returned to the US.


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Can Credit Score Affect Your Romantic Prospects?

A recent study finds a correlation between financial responsibility and happy marriages.


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Jury Selection Begins In Federal Fraud Trial Of Chaka Fattah Jr.

Jury selection begins today in the trial of Chaka Fattah Junior.


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Friends And Family Celebrate Life Of Jerry Mondesire

State senator Anthony Williams says Mondesire was a polarizing figure whose impact on city of Philadelphia will be felt for many years to come.


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Amtrak Passengers Can Now Bring Pets Aboard On Certain Trains

Starting today, Amtrak is allowing passengers to bring their pets along for the ride on trains traveling along the Northeast Corridor.


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2nd Annual Old City Street Festival Features Local Business, Food, And Design

Visitors here were treated with a beautiful and unseasonably warm October afternoon, and they are making the most of it.


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Jury Hears From Victims, Excavator Operator In Salvation Army Building Collapse Trial

The morning began with the tear-jerking tale of a survivor who was trapped in the rubble for 14 hours before being rescued.


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Trial Of Contractor Charged In Deadly Building Collapse Continues

He is one of two people charged after the fatal 2013 building collapse at 22nd and Market in Center City.




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