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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

Flowers and a peace sign in the shape of the Parisian landmark the Eiffel Tower, are seen outside the French embassy in Minsk on November 14, 2015, a day after deadly attacks in Paris. (Credit: MAXIM MALINOVSKY/AFP/Getty Images)

Local Expert Weighs In On How To Combat Attacks Like One In Paris

“This is an ideology that needs to be stamped out,” says Malcolm Nance, a Philadelphia native who spent more than 30 years as a counter-terrorism expert for the military.


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Richard Ross Excited To Lead Philadelphia Police Department

Philadelphia native Richard Ross was Commissioner Ramsey’s main man as deputy commissioner, and Ross says he has plans to expand on some of the programs the two worked on together.


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Veterans Day Ceremony Held At Korean War Memorial In Old City

A Veteran’s Day ceremony was held in Old City Wednesday at the Korean War Memorial.


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Authorities: Man Found Dead Following Standoff Died From Self Inflicted Gunshot Wound

Authorities say the man, 34-year-old Lloyd Wayne Franklin, was killed by a self inflicted gunshot wound.


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Villanova University Hosts World’s Largest Student-Run Special Olympics Event

Villanova University is buzzing this weekend as the 27th annual Special Olympics Fall Festival returns, bringing more than 1,500 athletes and coaches to campus.


PECO gives La Salle University a check for $300,000. (Credit: Mike Dougherty)

PECO Recognizes La Salle’s Efforts To Go Green With $300K

The energy provider presented the school with the big check for its participation in the Smart Ideas program.


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Salvation Army Kicks Off Red Kettle Season In Center City

The Salvation Army kicked off red kettle season in Center City Thursday afternoon.


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Gov. Wolf Visits Southport Marine Terminal To Discuss Economic Growth In Phila.

Governor Wolf says he’s committed to getting the most out of the port, and the state is prepared to make significant investments going forward, which includes the development of Southport Marine Terminal at the Navy Yard.


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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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