Mike LaCrosse - ABC6 - Providence, RI and New Bedford, MA News, Weather

Anchor/Reporter

Mike LaCrosse

Mike LaCrosse joined the ABC6 team in September of 2013.  He anchors the Weekend edition of ABC6 News and can be seen reporting on weeknights. 

He comes to Rhode Island and Southeastern Massachusetts from WGGB in Springfield.

Mike has been a part of covering some of the region's biggest stories.  On April 19th 2013, he reported from the scene of a massive police search for a terror suspect in Watertown, Mass.  He also reported from the bombings at the Boston Marathon.  On June 1st 2011, Mike was one of the first local journalists on the ground in Springfield following the devastating tornado.  His reporting on the storm was featured that night on "World News Tonight with Dianne Sawyer."  Mike was the only local TV reporter in New York City when the verdict was handed down in the trial of the men charged will killing reputed Springfield mob boss Al Bruno.  He has also earned an AP Award for his work with the ABC40 "Bully Busters" segment.

Mike graduated from UMass Amherst magna cum laude with a bachelor's degree with concentrations in both journalism and political science.

Mike is a native of Waltham, Mass.

When not covering the news, he enjoys trying out new restaurants, watching Boston sports teams and running.

Feel free to contact Mike with any story ideas.

Contact: mlacrosse@abc6.com

Twitter: http://twitter.com/MikeLaCrosse

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