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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Commissioner Ross Discusses Plans For Scheduled City Protests

Violence on the streets of Dallas hits close to home for Philadelphia Commissioner Richard Ross.

KYW Newsradio 1060–07/08/2016

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Delaware Valley Gets $2 Million Grant To Improve Transportation Hubs

Camden and Philadelphia are sharing a $1.8 million dollar grant to improve transportation hubs.

KYW Newsradio 1060–07/07/2016

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Muslims Around The World Celebrate End Of Ramadan

Muslims around the world are celebrating the conclusion of the holy month of Ramadan.


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Wynnefield War Memorial Gets A Clean-Up

An old war memorial in the Wynnefield section of Philadelphia is getting spruced up by some neighbors who hope residents take notice.


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Brawl At Church Fair Lands 3 In Hospital, 4 In Custody

A big brawl at a church fair in Bucks County last night ended with three people being stabbed.


Unisuit, tights and sports bra developed by Mark Sunderland at a manufacturing facility. (Credit: Philadelphia University)

Philly U. Professor’s Idea Brings Innovation To Olympics

The US Olympic Rowing Team will be wearing state-of-the-art unisuits in Rio.


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Preparations Underway For July Fourth’s Philly Firework Spectacular

A barge in the Navy Yard is being packed with explosives ahead of this Friday’s fireworks show at Penn’s Landing.

KYW Newsradio 1060–06/30/2016

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Big Brothers, Big Sisters Host Picnic In Franklin Square

Big Brothers and Big Sisters took over Franklin Square in Old City today to host a picnic for littles and their families.


Tradional Irish dancers, music and food were all part of the party at Penn's Landing.
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Irish Heritage Festival Held At Penn’s Landing

The PECO summer multi-cultural series at Penn’s Landing got started with the Irish Heritage Festival on Sunday.



Officer Shot In Delco; Officials ID Suspect Taken Into Custody

It happened at about 10 a.m. on the 1500 block of Elmwood Avenue in Folcroft.


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Phila. Group Heads To Harrisburg To Demand Increase In Minimum Wage

They’re attending a senate Labor and Industry committee meeting and hope their voices are heard.


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Security Guard Recovering After Gun Battle Outside Of Feltonville Bar

At least 27 bullets were fired during a shootout in Feltonville early Thursday morning.


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Driver Charged After Teens Injured In Hit-And-Run In Spring Garden

Police say both boys were on the same bicycle when they were hit by a red Lexus sports car.


(credit: Mike Dougherty)

Local Blind Students Overcome Challenges To Graduate

It was a proud day in West Philadelphia as nine students graduated from the Overbrook School for the Blind.


Philly Pride Parade and Festival at Penn's Landing
(credit: Mike Dougherty)

No Special Security Plans For Philly Pride Parade

For nearly three decades the Pride Parade and Festival has been a fun-filled safe haven for the LGBT community.




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