Executive Producer, Weekends
Updated On: Dec 20 2013 09:41:43 AM CST
Mike Raffaele oversees the weekend evening editions of 69 News.
The veteran journalist has an extensive background in a wide variety of media platforms.
He's worked at numerous newspapers, including the Philadelphia Daily News, Philadelphia Metro, New York Post and The Times Herald-Record in Middletown, N.Y.
He's also served as editor at The Trentonian in Trenton, N.J., and the Lebanon Daily News in Lebanon.
Mike owned and operated the Myerstown Herald, a weekly newspaper that served Lebanon, Berks and Schuylkill counties.
Mike was the news director at WCHE 1520-AM in West Chester and hosted the news program "The Raffaele Report." His career includes a stint at ABCNews.com as well.
He joined WFMZ-TV as a producer in April 2011, became an Assignment Editor in March 2013, and was promoted to Executive Producer in October 2013.
Mike is an avid runner who enjoys reading books about U.S. presidents, history, true crime and sports.
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