Jim MacKay

Jim MacKay, All News 99.1 WNEW (Credit: CBSDC.com)

Jim MacKay, All News 99.1 WNEW (Credit: CBSDC.com)

All-News 99.1 WNEW Anchor

Jim served as the lead anchor for WNEW’s Inaugural Election Coverage in November of 2012.

He comes to D.C. after covering news and politics in New Hampshire where he was a news director of a local radio station. Jim had the great honor of broadcasting from radio row in Manchester, N.H. during the first in the nation primary covering the 2012 elections interviewing several presidential candidates.

While in New England, Jim also covered the capture one of the FBI’s most wanted fugitives, James “Whitey” Bulger, as well as Hurricane Irene.

Jim began his career producing the morning drive program and anchoring news broadcasts for a CBS affiliate in Winston-Salem, N.C.

He also has a background in sports, having done play-by-play for Learfield Sports, the Ivy League, and the University of Maine.

He is a native of Duxbury, MA.

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