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.
STATEWIDE - The passing of former President George H.W. Bush is drawing reactions from around the world.
As the nation mourns, so do the people of Maine, where the Bush family made a second home.
Saturday, Maine residents remembered the legacy of the 41st President.
STATEWIDE - The holiday season is usually thought of as a time of joy. For some, this time of year can bring a lot of stress and anxiety.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - A new bill cosponsored by Senator Angus King and Senator Susan Collins is focused on criminal justice reform. The legislation has strong bipartisan support in congress and is backed by President Trump.
BANGOR - An economic report highlights key issues such as Maine's working-age population and health care costs, which are key factors in the state's future growth. This morning, leaders of the Maine State Chamber of Commerce and the Maine Development Foundation explained that report, and how it can help policy makers.
GLENBURN - As Hollis Rockwell waits on a transplant list, his family and friends are using another method to find him the kidney he needs.
FRANKLIN - The holiday season is in full swing, and for many that means going out to find the best Christmas tree. One tree farm has been a favorite for families in and outside of Maine.
BANGOR - The Christmas shopping season has officially arrived. Today area retailers welcomed thousands of shoppers to their stores for all the Black Friday deals.
BEFLAST - Community meals were being served all around the state today, including a Thanksgiving dinner in Belfast.
BANGOR - Families across the country travel near and far today as they head to their Thanksgiving destinations. Workers and travelers at Bangor International Airport are preparing for the busy holiday weekend.
BANGOR - A new sober house in Bangor provides a supportive environment for men recovering from substance use disorder. Today, members of the public were welcomed into the home to take a look at all the ways it's helping.
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- Bill would tighten OUI laws
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- Police charge man with assaulting infant son
- Preliminary report on Presque Isle plane crash
- Man indicted on child sex charges
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- Skowhegan Maple Festival opens Friday
- TRIO, Gear Up in spotlight at State House
- Bill seeks to raise ambulance reimbursements
- Mayo Regional, Northern Lights merger advancing
- Wood boiler likely cause of farm fire
- OOB murder suspect appears in court
- Downs to be held without bail
- Andrew McCarthy: We need full disclosure of Mueller report and material about his investigation
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- Florida detectives investigate massage parlor murder, seek person of interest
- Mark Morgan says after working for Mueller for 12 years he knows no stone was left unturned in his investigation
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- Former prosecutor says the Mueller report could show evidence of wrong doing even without collusion indictments
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- Rep. Dan Kildee says nobody should be wishing for bad news to come out of the Mueller report
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- Backlash over Barbra Streisand’s Michael Jackson sexual abuse comments deepens: ‘I feel sick’
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- 'This Is Us' Cast Gets Totally Emotional About Fall Finale's Major Bombshells
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- 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!
- Liberty upset over Mississippi State caps NCAA tourney Day 2 action
- ISU says there’s ‘no evidence’ US skater Mariah Bell ‘intended any harm’ to South Korean opponent
- FSU player Phil Cofer is told after game that his father, ex-NFL linebacker, passed away
- NBA star Kevin Durant’s ‘adopted brother,’ 32, shot, killed outside Atlanta-area nightclub
- Wofford's Fletcher Magee sets 3-pointer mark as Terriers top Seton Hall
- NFL paid under $10M to settle Colin Kaepernick grievance
- US figure skater Mariah Bell accused of purposely cutting South Korean opponent at world championships
- Boston Red Sox minor league affiliate plans to 'celebrate' Alex Rodriguez, Jennifer Lopez engagement
- Ichiro Suzuki gets standing ovation as he walks off baseball field for the final time
- Australian rules football star likens photo comments to 'sexual abuse'
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