BOSTON – Cox Media Group Boston announces that Nicole Oliverio will join the Boston 25 News Team, starting Jan. 4, 2019. Oliverio will co-anchor the weekend evening newscast, Boston 25 News at 10 and 11 p.m., alongside Chris Flanagan. She will also report weekdays for Boston 25 Morning News.
“We are very excited to have Nicole join Boston 25 News. Her experience in covering the issues that are important to our community along with the sources she’s developed make her a great addition to the news team,” said Sarah Burgess, Boston 25 news director.
Oliverio has spent the last 11 years reporting and anchoring in Boston at WHDH-TV. Prior to this role, she worked at WINK-TV in Florida, WCAX in Vermont, and WMDN in Mississippi.
“I’m thrilled to join such a talented staff of journalists. I got my start in television at Boston 25 as an intern more than 16 years ago, and it is a privilege to continue covering the news in Boston, where I grew up,” said Oliverio. “I have always admired the station’s commitment to local news and in-depth reporting. I am excited to be part of a news team that focuses on issues that really matter to our communities, exposes problems and gets results.”
An Emmy-award winning journalist, Oliverio has received recognition for her work from the Associated Press and the National Academy of Television, including Best Feature and General News, Continuing Coverage and General Assignment Reporter.
About Cox Media Group
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