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Josh Boose

Associate Producer

Expertise: News and politics, television/radio broadcasting, essay writing

Education: University of Massachusetts Amherst, Bachelor of Arts, journalism

Favorite spot in Northeast Ohio: Tappan Square in Oberlin


Josh Boose began his journalism path as an intern during the final season of “The Morning Exchange” on WEWS-TV before focusing on reporting at WMFD-TV in Mansfield, Ohio. Josh traveled for the better part of a decade, reporting and anchoring the news for KFSM-TV in Fayetteville/Fort Smith, Arkansas, WSJV-TV in South Bend, Indiana, and WGRZ-TV in Buffalo, New York, before returning to Ohio to report and anchor for "Good Morning Cleveland" on WEWS. He also worked as a producer, reporter and news anchor at WTAM in Cleveland.


  • Emmy, Best Newscast, anchor (regional)
  • Emmy, Best Breaking News Coverage, reporter (regional)
  • Indiana Associated Press, Best Reporter
  • Out Magazine, Hot List, 2004
  • AP awards for spot news, features

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