Blake Lipton joined the ABC 7 and Fox 22 news team in January of 2016 and is excited to start his career in television as a morning anchor at our station!
He is a recent graduate of the University of South Carolina and has previously interned with the ESPNU/SEC Network, Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic and the WOLO sports department in Columbia, South Carolina during his time in school.
Blake also worked with the Weather Channel to help cover the historic South Carolina floods in the fall of 2015.
While most of his experience is in sports, Blake is thrilled for the opportunity to host the morning show at Fox ABC Maine and become a more well-rounded journalist and storyteller.
When he is not anchoring or reporting, Blake enjoys hiking, reading and talking anything football. He is also a fan of coffee and hip-hop music.
Feel free to reach out to him with story ideas at [email protected] or follow him on Twitter at @Blake_Lipton for the latest updates on everything Maine!
ORONO - 50 years since the death of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and on what would have been his 89th birthday, many people from all walks of life gathered at the University of Maine in Orono for a special breakfast celebration commemorating Dr. King's life and talking about how it impacted theirs.
BANGOR - On January 10th, we were joined by Fariba Dayhim, MD, FACS, FASMBS, bariatrician and surgeon at Easter Maine Medical Center.
BANGOR - We were joined by pediatric surgeons Whitney McBride, MD and Nathalie Brewer, MD on January 3rd to discuss pediatric surgery services at Eastern Maine Medical Center.
STATEWIDE - Mainers are waking up to minimum wage increases on New Years Day for the second year in a row.
"The first thing that most businesses will take a look at is, 'Ahh' I've got this increase," says Brien Walton, Director of the Husson University Center for Family Business. "How are we going to observe that?"
BANGOR - Nadine SanataCruz, MD, a pediatric oncologist at Eastern Maine Medical Center stopped by Good Morning Maine Wednesday to discuss pediatric oncology at the hospital.
BANGOR - Jonathan Wood, a pediatric intensivist at Eastern Maine Medical Center, joined us this week to talk about pediatric sedation services offered at the hospital.
HAMPDEN - Flu season is starting to pick up across the Pine Tree State.
Now, local primary care providers are reminding you it is not too late to get that flu shot.
BANGOR - Lindsey Kerr, MD of Eastern Maine Medical Center Pelvic Care and Continence Specialists joined us to discuss complex bladder conditions and surgical options.
STATEWIDE - They are calling it the biggest Cyber Monday yet.
Sales are expected to reach a record setting $6.6 billion in revenue this year, surpassing the nearly $5 billion spent last week on Black Friday.
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