Jeremy Ross

Reporter

With a jump across Lake Michigan, Jeremy Ross landed in Milwaukee and it's a leap he's happy to make.

Jeremy joined FOX6 in December of 2005 moving from Michigan to Wisconsin. He's covered The Milwaukee Police Department, spent weeks in Green Bay following the Packers 2008 playoff run and Brett Favre's final moments in "Titletown."

During 2008 he won The Milwaukee Press Club's best feature award. Prior to Milwaukee, Jeremy worked for the NBC and FOX affiliates in Lansing, MI where he won top honors by the Michigan Association of Broadcasters. Jeremy received multiple awards from the Michigan Associated Press, ranging from breaking news to feature reporting to investigative journalism.

In 2001, Jeremy worked in Washington D.C. for the Medill News Service as a political correspondent. He received his Masters in Journalism from Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism and completed his undergraduate degree at The University of Michigan where he caught "the broadcasting bug." At U of M he was a play-by-play broadcaster for Michigan Hockey while working at the student cable and radio stations.

Recent Articles

  • “This is not a home of guns;” What led police to track 27 guns to woman’s home

    Posted on: 9:02 pm, April 23, 2014, by , updated on: 10:36pm, April 23, 2014

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — A man is accused of purchasing dozens of guns and using someone else’s information to buy them....
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    Dontray Mills
  • Trash frozen to the ground during winter making its way into Lake Michigan, rivers

    Posted on: 8:55 pm, April 22, 2014, by

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Now that winter is in the rear-view mirror and temperatures are on the upswing, some are catching...
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    river trash
  • Live Action Role Playing (LARP) helps man to escape reality and heal

    Posted on: 7:00 pm, April 9, 2014, by , updated on: 10:19pm, April 9, 2014

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — A fantasy world is tucked away in the basement of Milwaukee’s Mitchell Mall. The basement was turned into...
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    larp
  • Michael Gawlitta in trouble for alleged communication with 14-year-old girl

    Posted on: 9:05 pm, April 8, 2014, by and , updated on: 10:31pm, April 8, 2014

    WEST ALLIS (WITI) — FOX6 News is learning Michael Gawlitta — the husband of Tammy Gawlitta, who lost her life in...
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    Michael Gawlitta
  • Two people shot, one killed near 24th and Center

    Posted on: 5:48 pm, April 7, 2014, by and , updated on: 10:25pm, April 7, 2014

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Milwaukee police say two people were shot near 24th and Center on the city’s north side. One...
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    24th and Center
  • Arrest made in 1997 slaying of 14-year-old Amber Creek

    Posted on: 11:10 am, April 6, 2014, by and , updated on: 10:23pm, April 6, 2014

    RACINE (AP) — Racine County Sheriff’s deputies may have finally solved a cold-case mystery involving the slaying of an Illinois teen...
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    Amber Creek
  • Disappointed Badgers fans spill onto State St. in Madison

    Posted on: 8:15 am, April 6, 2014, by

    MADISON (WITI) — Wisconsin Badgers fans poured on to Madison’s State St. late Saturday, disappointed their team was not able...
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    crowd
  • Madison police keep a close eye on State Street celebrations

    Posted on: 6:10 pm, April 5, 2014, by , updated on: 10:55pm, April 5, 2014

    MADISON (WITI) — Madison was a mad house on Saturday, April 5th, as the Wisconsin Badgers took on the Kentucky Wildcats...
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    state street
  • CAPTURED: U.S. Marshals on the hunt for Don Sargent Jr.

    Posted on: 9:00 pm, April 4, 2014, by , updated on: 09:58pm, April 4, 2014

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — U.S. Marshals are looking for 23-year-old Don Sargent Jr. Sargent was convicted of a 2011 burglary on...
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    Don Sargent Jr.
  • 13 arrested in Milwaukee dogfighting probe

    Posted on: 1:10 pm, April 3, 2014, by and , updated on: 09:03pm, April 3, 2014

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — A series of early morning raids in Milwaukee on Thursday, April 3rd resulted in 13 arrests and...
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    ring
  • Sheboygan police investigate two strong-armed robberies

    Posted on: 8:01 am, April 1, 2014, by , updated on: 08:28pm, April 1, 2014

    SHEBOYGAN (WITI) — Sheboygan police are investigating two separate strong-armed robberies. The first robbery occurred on Saturday, March 29th and...
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    Sheboygan strong armed robberies
  • 66-year-old Waterford man accused of sexual assault of special needs child

    Posted on: 8:48 am, March 31, 2014, by , updated on: 08:06pm, March 31, 2014

    TOWN OF WATERFORD (WITI) — 66-year-old Wayne Stade of Waterford faces one count of sexual assault of a child under...
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    Wayne Stade