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.
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.
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.
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.
EASTPORT - We're less than a week away from the new year, and different towns are preparing for their own celebrations.
STATEWIDE - It was a busy election year in Maine. It became the first state to use ranked-choice voting in a national election and saw the Democrats take control of both the Maine House and Senate.
- Woman killed, man hurt in early morning ATV crash
- Maine Coast Hospital offering Tuesday vaccine class, shots
- Attorney: Trial begins Tuesday in Bar Harbor teen's death
- Walkers, runners brave rain for Courageous Steps
- Bangor food truck fest draws 3,000 foodies
- Brick Church raises funds to clothe, feed needy
- Mainers weigh in on bicentennial flag design
- Baileyville women facing drug charges
- Man seriously injured in motorcycle accident
- Woman seriously hurt in motorcycle crash
- State Police are investigating a fatal crash in Howland
- Annual Relay for Life kicks off
- CDC says restaurant worker had hepatitis
- Medway drug incidents lead to arrests
- Pennsylvania Republican Fred Keller projected to win special House election
- Trump impeachment push is proof Democrats have an 'empty agenda:' Rep. Matt Gaetz
- New Jersey parents indicted, accused of smothering infant in ‘timeout’
- Duterte's allies dominate Senate race, shut out opposition
- Rep. Cohen: '80-90 percent' of Dems on House Judiciary Committee ready to push for Trump impeachment
- Protesters clash with Indonesian police after election loss
- Cannes movie poster depicts decapitated Trump in 'MAGA' hat
- New York Times executive admits media didn't 'understand the Trump phenomenon'
- Arizona teen wins car for perfect attendance at school
- Biden: Congress should protect abortion rights, if necessary
- Trash heaps in downtown Los Angeles continue growing months after multiple typhus cases: report
- Avenatti expects imminent indictment in Nike extortion case
- Abducted Idaho girl found safe in Arizona, suspect jailed
- Brit Hume: Joe Biden a ‘walking time-bomb’ despite Democratic front-runner status
- The Latest: California also suing over Trump health rule
- Trump picks Barbara Barrett to be next Air Force secretary
- Gutfeld on socialism’s deadly appeal
- Suspect indicted in shooting that killed rapper Nipsey Hussle
- Janel Parrish Dishes On Returning As Mona In 'PLL: The Perfectionists' & How Married Life Is Going
- 'Murphy Brown' Closes Out Season 1 In Dec.; Nina Dobrev's 'Fam' Set To Take Over Timeslot
- The 'Murphy Brown' Revival Series Will Not Likely Return For A Second Season
- Crystal Hefner Says Her Marriage With Hugh Hefner Wasn't About Sex: 'That Wasn't All That Important' (EXCLUSIVE)
- Baby Stormi Webster Cheers On Travis Scott During His Performance And It's Totally Adorable
- Jenna Dewan Shares Her Daughter's Precious Christmas Letter To Santa
- 'This Is Us' Cast Gets Totally Emotional About Fall Finale's Major Bombshells
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- 'The Voice' Season 15 Has Its Top 10: Who Made It & Who Went Home?
- Is 'To All The Boys I've Loved Before' Getting A Sequel? Here's What We Know
- Kristin Cavallari Reflects On Her Brother Michael's Death On The 3 Year Anniversary: 'This Year Is One Of The Hardest'
- Miguel Marries Nazanin Mandi In Secret Ceremony: See Her Gorgeous Wedding Dress!
- Patrick Mahomes reveals how far he took his ketchup obsession
- Antonio Brown tweets ‘two face’ after quarterback Ben Roethlisberger apologizes for dissing him
- Joe Namath: Choosing to play for the New York Jets was a 'no-brainer'
- Women's World Cup ticket holders learn some seats are separated
- Baltimore Ravens' Hayden Hurst turns to social media to help find woman from flight
- Washington Redskins' Reuben Foster tears ACL on third rep of organized team activities: report
- Illinois standout Bobby Roundtree able to 'eat and speak normally' after spinal surgery, official says
- Tom Brady pledges to break diet and eat this if ‘Jeopardy!’ phenom lost
- Antetokounmpo funds basketball court in fire-ravaged Greece
- Pro women hockey players form union in step toward league
- Yanks, Red Sox play on artificial turf London
- Indiana college softball team pulls off stunning hidden-ball trick to advance to World Series