Michael Hill
Michael Hill
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Michael Hill is a 2018 National Fellow of the USC Annenberg Center for Health Journalism. Hill is an award-winning news anchor and reporter with stints in New York, Dallas, New Orleans and beyond. He’s covered some of the world’s most memorable events over the last three decades. Hill’s interest in covering news runs the gamut and he feels right at home discovering and re-discovering his native New Jersey. Michael was Student Council President at Barringer High School where he ran track and played on the state-championship-winning football team. Barringer is where Michael’s passion for investigation and story telling were channeled in to broadcast journalism. Hill feels the truth is worth the pursuit.

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New Jersey getting billions to fight coronavirus
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New Jersey getting billions to fight coronavirus

Michael Hill | Apr 2, 2020

Sens. Menendez and Booker give details on grants to the Garden State to battle the coronavirus pandemic. Holy Name Medical Center will get some to pay for creating units to care for COVID-19 patients. ...

When coronavirus care isolates patients
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When coronavirus care isolates patients

Michael Hill | Mar 31, 2020

COVID-19 makes hospital visits off limits for families. In many cases it leaves those attached to life-saving ventilators and detached from the comfort and advocacy of loved ones.

Essex County’s sheriff has COVID-19
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Essex County’s sheriff has COVID-19

Michael Hill | Mar 30, 2020

Longtime Essex County Sheriff Armando Fontoura is home, quarantined in a room. Fontoura says he took a test on Saturday in Newark and got results on Sunday confirming his infection. He became ...

Holy Name Medical Center needs medical supplies
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Holy Name Medical Center needs medical supplies

Michael Hill | Mar 24, 2020

The hospital at the epicenter of NJ's COVID-19 outbreak is running low on supplies. It's sterilizing masks for potential reuse and considering using converted garbage bags as hospital gowns as the ...