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

Middleton police: 3 car crash at Century Avenue and Amherst Road, multiple transported to hospital

Man arrested in Beloit for stealing car, handgun

Kitchen fire displaces five on Schroeder Road

Governor Evers orders flags to half-staff in honor of killed Racine police officer

Madison man arrested for disorderly conduct after entering woman’s apartment

Madison resident woken by gunshot

Madison School & Community Recreation hosting Family Night at the Lake

Women could fill birth control prescriptions 12 months at a time under new bipartisan bill

Madison teens arrested on suspicion of trying to steal from car

17% increase in stolen cars in Madison since 2018

Madison Country Day School junior scores perfect 36 on ACT

MMSD adding security updates for 2019-20 school year

Mount Horeb Mental Health & Wellness Coalition hosting wellness fair Wednesday night

Madison Bike Week begins June 1

Madison hosting Ride the Drive on Sunday

1 taken to hospital after car hits Dodgeville residence

UW Police to patrol Upham Woods in Juneau County

Flyover expected at funeral for Madison veteran

Rock County Health Department monitoring potential West Nile Virus

77-year-old arrested after car chase, police say

Car crashed into hotel, one person taken to hospital, firefighters say