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

(Surveillance video captures the image of a man grabbing a woman earlier this year in Mayfair.  Video provided by Phila. PD)

Police Speculate Mayfair Attacker Has Struck For Third Time

Capt. John Darby, of the police department’s special victims’ unit, isn’t even positive it’s the same guy in all three assaults. But, he says, police are desperate solve this puzzle.

05/30/2014

Allyson Schwartz meets with Philadelphia residents Sunday. (Credit: Mike Dougherty)

Dem Candidates Seeking Nomination For PA Governor Make One Last Pitch To Voters

Candidates running for the Democratic nomination for Governor in Pennsylvania are canvasing the state.

05/18/2014

(Credit: Mike Dougherty)

Nova Students Prepping For Collegiate Racing Competition

Engineering students at Villanova are making final adjustments on the race car they built ahead of an international competition next weekend.

05/11/2014

(credit: Upper Darby Police)

Lansdowne Man Charged In DUI Crash That Killed Philadelphia School District Cop

32-year-old Salome Seay is charged with homicide by vehicle in a crash that killed a Philadelphia School District police officer in Upper Darby Friday night.

05/10/2014

(Credit: Mike Dougherty)

Devon, Pa. Auto Repair Shop Will Be Training Ground For Autistic Adults

Inventor and businessman Dave Reichwein, who has a son with autism, helped make this Devereaux program possible with a donation.

05/09/2014

Justin from South Philly enjoys The Deep Fryer Strikes Back chimichanga. (credit: Mike Dougherty)

Fans Celebrate ‘Star Wars Day’

“May the 4th be with you!” Sunday was ‘Star Wars Day.’ Around the world, fans of the iconic movie franchise celebrated in their own geeky ways.

05/04/2014

(credit: Mike Dougherty)

Rendell Encourages Democratic Candidates For PA Governor To Play Nice

Rob McCord’s campaign is running an ad attacking front-runner Tom Wolf with racially charged accusations. Rendell says this is exactly what’s wrong with politics today.

05/03/2014

(File photo.  Credit: CBS 3)

AAA Researchers Find Smart Cars Might Not Be As Smart As You Think

By Mike Dougherty PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — New cars are smarter than ever with technology to help drivers avoid accidents. However, a study by AAA Mid-Atlantic finds there is still no substitute for an alert human [...]

05/03/2014

(credit: Mike Dougherty)

Locals Observe Holocaust Remembrance Day With Ceremony At Holocaust Memorial Statue

Israel has begun ceremonies for Monday’s Holocaust Remembrance Day. In Philadelphia, hundreds gathered Sunday at the Holocaust Memorial statue to mark the occasion locally.

04/27/2014

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Philanthropist Rudman To Receive Award At Temple University

Philanthropist Kal Rudman will receive a distinguished service award from Temple University Sunday afternoon for unwavering support of the school and its students.

04/27/2014

Jersey Shore (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Thousands Of Volunteers Get Jersey’s Beaches Ready For Summer

New Jersey’s beaches from Essex to Cape May counties were cleaned by thousands of volunteers who worked together Saturday to get the sand ready for summer.

04/26/2014

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Judge: Philadelphia Inquirer, Daily News To Be Sold To Insiders

The bidding will start at $77-million dollars for ownership of the Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News.

04/25/2014

(credit: Mike Dougherty)

Homeowners Ready For Some Much Needed Spring Projects

A long, ferocious winter is finally behind us, and now it’s time to get the yard primed for one of the most anticipated summers in recent memory.

04/21/2014

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Search Continues For Missing Boater In Bucks County

The search continued Saturday for the body of a man who went missing after an accident on the Delaware River in Bucks County.

04/19/2014

(credit: Mike Dougherty)

Boater Remains Missing In Bucks County

Authorities suspendend the search at sundown Friday night and will resume at daybreak.

04/18/2014

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