Mike Mahoney Biography
Mike Mahoney (Micheal Mahoney) began at KMBC in February of 1980. Prior to coming to Kansas City, Mahoney worked at the WOI-TV, the ABC affiliate in Des Moines-Ames, Iowa from 1978-1980.
He was there 2 years, and during part of that time, he was the Des Moines bureau chief which means he was in charge of the coverage of the Iowa State government.
Before that, he worked at WWAY-TV Wilmington, N.C. He was the 11 p.m. anchor there from 1976-78.
Before that in 1976, he worked at KOMU-TV in Columbia, Mo., as the 10 p.m. anchor.
Micheal also has radio experience at KTGR-AM in Columbia, Mo., as news director. His’s career got started in the television business at the age of 14 working for a local cable television operator in Ft. Madison, Iowa, where he grew up.
Awards in television include a 1993 Emmy for spot news Coverage of the 1993 Flood. In 1981, he received the Mall Dodson National Headliners Award for continued coverage of the Hyatt Regency Skywalks disaster.
On July 17. 1981, Mahone was the only reporter present at the moment the Hyatt Skywalks fell down, killing over 100 people in Kansas City.
He appeared on “Nightline” with Ted Koppel that evening and stayed with the story for months afterward, earning the Headliner Award.
He has also won a number of Kansas City Press Club and Missouri Broadcast Awards through the years for reporting on a variety of stories.
In addition to the Hyatt Disaster in 1981, he has covered Organized Crime from 1982-84 and every major political campaign in Kansas and Missouri since 1982, which involved the National Political Conventions and National Campaigns of 1984, 1988, 1992 and 1996.
In 1996 a one-on-one interview with GOP presidential candidate Bob Dole made the front page of the New York Times, as Dole lashed out at fellow Conservatives over the abortion issue.
his’s other activities outside of the newsroom include being on the board of the Kansas City St Patrick’s Day Committee, which is responsible for the annual parade in Kansas City.
He also has co-hosted the United Cerebral Palsy telethon for over 10 years, which has raised hundreds of thousands of dollars.
Mike Mahoney Age
Micheal Mahoney began at KMBC in February of 1980. Prior to coming to Kansas City, Mahoney worked at the WOI-TV, the ABC affiliate in Des Moines-Ames, Iowa from 1978-1980.
He was born on September11.1953 in Dublin, Ireland. he is a naturalized American Citizen, which explains his interest in the St Patrick’s Day Parade!. Mahoney is 65 years old as of 2018.
Mike Mahoney Family
Micheal is a graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism, where he studied from(1972-1976). He has not revealed his’s mother, father, brothers and sisters details. The information is under review and the update will be done soon.
Mike Mahoney Wife | Mike Mahoney Kids
He is married to his lovely wife named Linda. The couple has one daughter together as their only child, called Keri. The daughter is a graduate of Benedictine College.
Mike Mahoney Net Worth
He has received the following awards in television: a 1993 Emmy for spot news Coverage of the 1993 Flood and In 1981, the Mall Dodson National Headliners Award for continued coverage of the Hyatt Regency Skywalks disaster. Michael Mahoney has an estimated Net Worth of $107 Million dollars as of 2019.
Mike Mahoney KMBC Kansas City
Mike Mahoney Recent Articles
Webb City middle school students give back
koamnewsnow.com — WEBB CITY, Mo. – Students were hard at work Tuesday at the Sacred Heart Church in Webb City. They were participating in the second annual St. Peter’s Catholic Middle School Day of Service.
The students spent the afternoon in the church’s prayer garden, raking up leaves, picking up trash, and collecting loose sticks and twigs for a burn pile. And there was a special treat for the returning students, who participated in last year’s Day of Service with St. Peter’s.
Verizon Arena opens a VIP lounge
arktimes.com — Monday, January 7.2019, Eat Arkansas Verizon Arena opens a VIP lounge Posted By Leslie Newell Peacock on Mon, Jan 7.2019, at 3:44 PM click to enlarge Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m.
Tuesday morning, Jan. 8, for Legends Lounge in Verizon Arena, space where people can go to avoid the hoi polloi and drink and eat.
Until tickets go on sale in the morning, we won’t know what they’ll run. Verizon’s news release says the lounge, located to the left of the box office at the main entrance, will…
Little Rock native soprano Kristin Lewis makes Met debut tonight
arktimes.com — Monday, January 7. 2019, Little Rock native soprano Kristin Lewis makes Met debut tonight Posted By Stephanie Smittle on Mon, Jan 7. 2019 at 3:10 PM click to enlarge Renowned lyrico-spinto soprano Kristin Lewis, a Little Rock native who began her voice studies under the tutelage of Dr. Martha Antolik at the University of Central Arkansas, makes her debut at the Metropolitan Opera tonight.
Mike Mahoney FOX 14 Weekend Anchor, Reporter
He is thrilled to be reporting for KOAM and anchoring for FOX 14 at Television City. Before coming to the 4-State Area, he worked as a producer in El Paso, Green Bay, and San Diego. When he’s not reporting. Mike enjoys hiking, walking the dog, and just relaxing with a few friends.