Official City of Worcester Seal Image

City of Worcester, MA

Announcements Image

WGBH News Announces Plan to Open Worcester Bureau

For Immediate Release: 1/7/2020 4:31 pm

WGBH News plans to open a news bureau in Worcester this spring, WGBH announced on Jan. 7.

The Worcester location will be equipped with a broadcast studio and technology to stream digital video and will create radio and digital stories for 89.7 FM and the news website.

WGBH News said it is looking to hire one full-time reporter to station at the bureau.

"Worcester has a significant impact on the economy and culture of the Commonwealth, and we are thrilled to increase our on-the-ground presence there," Jon Abbott, president and CEO of WGBH, said in the statement.

The full statement from WGBH is available here.

City of Worcester
Customer Service Line
Monday - Friday
7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
508-929-1300
Contact Us

Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram Icons
ALERTWorcester Logo  Smart911 Logo
City of Worcester Seal Image Worcester Public Schools Seal Image Worcester Public Library Logo
Home | Login | Disclaimer | Site Map

© 2020 Copyright City of Worcester, MA. All Rights Reserved.

Official City of Worcester, MA Website WorcesterMA.gov