Stephen Cohn

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Hometown: Buffalo Grove, Illinois

College: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Other Journalism Experience: Play-by-play broadcaster for Illinois Hockey and Big Ten Network; Editor-in-Chief at The Champaign Room; and Associate Reporter for MLB.com.

Started at News 3 Now on: May 20, 2019

What is your favorite part about living in Madison? I’ve never lived this close to a body of water before, so to be able to just walk a block from my apartment and be on a trail next to Lake Mendota is so peaceful and relaxing.

What is the biggest news story that you’ve covered? The 2019 shooting at the Shake the Lake fireworks show.

What do you like to do in your spare time? Share my passion for music and trumpet by playing in a variety of bands (right now, the Verona Area Community Band!).

What is your favorite kind of ice cream? Mint chocolate chip.

What is your favorite place to vacation? Champaign-Urbana, Illinois, because I miss college.

What was your favorite band when you were in high school? Bruno Mars. Still is if we’re being honest.

What is your favorite sport to play or watch? Baseball.

What are you really bad at that you’d love to be great at? Baking.

What is your most memorable travel experience? Marching in the Saint Patrick’s Day Parade in Dublin, Ireland, while in college marching band in 2018!

Articles

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Highway 22 reopens in Columbia County after crash

Dane County Medical Examiner's Office identifies woman killed in Town of Dunn crash

Beloit man sentenced to four years in prison for being a felon in possession of a gun

Man accused of sexual assault taken into custody, MPD says

26-year-old dies in Grant County crash

MPD investigating pair of armed robberies Sunday night

La Follette grave markers restored, rededicated

Badgers shake off loss, crush Eastern Michigan to open non-conference slate

Burnes, Hader toss combined no-hitter; Brewers' first no-no since 1987

1 person taken to hospital after incident on east side, MPD says

Fort McCoy gathering clothing donations for Afghan refugees

Beloit police investigating homicide after 19-year-old found dead

UWPD: 12 citations issued, 11 UW students arrested at Badgers game

Badgers fall to No. 19 Penn State in sloppy return to Camp Randall

Police: Man killed in Portage motorcycle crash

MPD: 1 arrested for operating stolen vehicle

Woman missing from New Glarus golf course found safe, Silver Alert canceled

Woman dies after tree falls on off-road vehicle in Columbia County

Mazomanie house total loss after fire; $135K estimated in damage

2 dead after motorcycle crash in Marquette County

Ho-Chunk Gaming Wisconsin Dells making progress on issues, still closed Sunday

Prairie du Chien Native Joe Delagrave wins silver in the Paralympics playing rugby

2 arrested in Janesville in connection to stolen vehicle, armed subject, police say

MPD: 20-year-old stabbed on Monroe Street, 17-year-old detained

A group of Rock County cosmetologists raises money for their friend with a 'Cut-a-Thon'

'Bare as you dare': World Naked Bike Ride returns to Madison

Ho-Chunk Gaming Wisconsin Dells remains closed Saturday night due to 'system issues'

Gov. Evers visits Fort McCoy, briefed on efforts to house Afghan refugees

Dane County issues $770,000 in grants for local bike trails

Unemployment rates down in all 72 Wisconsin counties over past year

Rock Co. hosting vaccine clinic at Saturday's Hispanic Resource Fair in Janesville

1 injured in Dodge County crash, officials say

27 Madison-area elected officials endorse Lt. Gov. Barnes for U.S. Senate

'Do your part': State Superintendent issues message as school year gets underway

MPD: Be careful when an unknown number tries to solicit money over the phone

It's A-maize-ing: Sweet Corn Festival returns to Sun Prairie

Rob's Sugar River Ramble raises money for local natural resources