Alex Bobbyn

Alex Bobbyn

Reporter
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Alex Bobbyn joined the ABC 7 and FOX 22 news team in July of 2018.

He is a graduate of Penn State University, where he studied broadcast journalism and economics. While at Penn State, Alex served as the general manager of the schools web-based radio station CommRadio. He also was a reporter and anchor on the "Centre County Report", Penn State's Emmy award-winning student-run newscast.

In the spring of 2018, Alex spent time in Israel through an international reporting class. In addition to his work at Penn State, he gained professional experience at Westwood One Sports Radio, Open Road Films and Eclipse Advertising.

A native of New Tripoli, Pennsylvania, Alex is a Philadelphia Eagles and Penn State football fan. Outside of the newsroom, he enjoys hiking, exercising or doing anything outdoors.

He can be reached at [email protected] or on Twitter @AlexBobbyn.

Wednesday, 16 January 2019 18:08

Pending legislation aimed at gun regulation

AUGUSTA - A number of gun control bills will make their way through the legislature this session. Lawmakers continue to debate different firearm regulations, including background checks and 'red flag' measures.

Tuesday, 15 January 2019 19:11

Prisoners getting chance at an education

WARREN - A group of inmates at the Maine State Prison have been given an opportunity at education. The partnership between the Department of Corrections and University of Maine at Augusta is helping give prisoners a second chance.

MILLINOCKET - Last week, Baxter State Park rangers rescued a father and son from whiteout conditions on Mt. Katahdin. Winter hiking can be challenging, and proper preparation is a must.

BANGOR - According to the State Fire Marshal's Office, there were 22 fire-related fatalities in 2018.

12 of those victims were age 60 or older.

STATEWIDE - Governor Janet Mills spent her first day in office signing an executive order for medicaid expansion.

Thursday, 03 January 2019 18:18

Home destroyed in fatal fire

ANSON - One man is dead and an entire home destroyed after a fire in North Anson.

Thursday, 03 January 2019 17:48

Demonstrators urge lawmakers to "get to work"

BANGOR - A new session of congress began today, despite the ongoing partial government shutdown.

Thursday, 03 January 2019 00:25

Thousands attend inaugural ceremony

AUGUSTA - Governor Janet Mills took the oath of office Wednesday night at her inaugural ceremony in Augusta and became the state's 75th Maine governor.

Saturday, 29 December 2018 18:18

Over 80 parrots find home in Central Maine

HARMONY- Maine is home to a wide range of wildlife that attracts tourists from around the country. Today, folks came to Harmony to take a look at some animals you might not expect to see around Central Maine.

Friday, 28 December 2018 19:16

Eastport's unusual NYE tradition continues

EASTPORT - We're less than a week away from the new year, and different towns are preparing for their own celebrations.

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