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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 or Twitter @MicDougherty

Principal Dawn Moore at right.
(credit: Mike Dougherty)

DA Seth Williams Visits Elementary School To Talk To Kids About Bullying

Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams visited Dunbar Elementary in North Philadelphia to talk to students about bullying.


(File photo by KYW's John Ostapkovich)

How Leaves Could Affect Travel Time For Those Who Rely On Transit Systems

Transit systems in the region are ready to deal with falling leaves.


The Philly Horticultural Society, with help from students, plants bulbs around Center City.
(credit: Mike Dougherty)

Horticultural Society Plants 20,000 Bulbs To Celebrate Philly Flower Show

Next year’s Philadelphia Flower Show theme centers around Holland, the nation that supplies 60% of the world’s flowering bulbs.


Students visit Campbell's headquarters to learn about the science behind food.
(credit: Mike Dougherty)

Camden Students Visit Campbell’s HQ To Learn The Science Behind Food

It’s all part of a national initiative to show kids careers in science, technology, engineering and math.


(credit: CBS3)

1 Dead, Another Wounded In Shootings In Lawncrest

Two young men were shot late last night two blocks apart in the Lawncrest section of the city.


(credit: Mike Dougherty/KYW)

Vandals Ruin Pee-Wee Football Field In Camden

A hate sign was also painted on the field house.


(credit: CNN)

Some Delaware Valley Natives Riding Out Hurricane Matthew In Florida

He says this is like nothing he has seen in his more than 10 years in Florida.



Crews Head South To Help Those Affected By Hurricane Matthew

A crew of first responders from the region is traveling south to assist victims of Hurricane Matthew.


(Pa. state senator Mike Stack, D-Phila.   Photo by Tony Romeo)

PA Politicians Want To Give More Second Chances To Those With Criminal Records

Many also don’t know how to properly have old offenses expunged from their record.


Griffin Campbell (Credit: CBS 3)

Contractor Convicted In Market Street Collapse Has New Support In His Corner

The Philadelphia chapter of the NAACP is voicing support for Griffin Campbell.


Ryan Howard

Phillies Give Howard A Grand Send Off

“I want to thank you because I’ve grown with all of you,” he said.



Mayor Kenney Urges Young People To Vote At Community College Of Philadelphia Event

And he wants everyone to drag their friends and loved ones to the polls as well.



Man Gunned Down Just Feet From His Hunting Park Home

Two men are now in custody after witnesses tipped off police.


Scene at the Criminal Justice Center after the elevator accident in August (credit: Justin Finch)

CJC Judges Hire Attorney To Look Into Elevator Safety In Building

Judges who work there want a second opinion.


Work has begun on the Fashion Outlets of Philadelphia. (Credit: Mike Dougherty)

Goodbye Gallery, Hello Fashion Outlets Of Philadelphia

This is the next step in reviving one of the neighborhoods lagging behind the times in Center City.




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