For Dan DeRoos, the Midwest is home. Dan grew up in Iowa and earned his degree in Journalism and Mass Communications from The University of Iowa. After a five-year stint as a reporter/bureau chief in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Dan made his way out west.
Working for CBS in Portland, Oregon allowed Dan to discover what is, possibly, the best-kept secret in the country: the Pacific Northwest. A change of scenery allowed Dan a chance to experience life outside of his roots. However, the opportunity in Cleveland gave Dan a chance to get closer to home and back to the people of the Midwest.
Dan is a general assignment reporter, fill-in anchor and "Chairman of the BigBoard." The BigBoard is our visually driven piece of news technology. Using the web connected to a plasma touch screen, Dan brings the latest stories from the Internet into our newscasts.
A study released today, commission by the City of Toledo, Lucas County and the City of Oregon looked at how much harmful algal blooms, or microcystis cyanobacteria, are costing taxpayers and it’s in the millions.
Last week it was an amazing flyover of the International Space Station, and this week Cleveland State University Astronomy Researcher Jay Reynolds is telling you to look up for views of Saturn and Jupiter lining up.
For the second consecutive year, on Saturday 4,500 athletes will compete in the the 2019 Toyota Age Group National Championships at Edgewater Beach in Cleveland where the predicted water quality forecast came back today as “poor.”
It’s been more than a year since the unveiling of a futuristic dream called Hyperloop, a tube system that could get you from Cleveland to Chicago in 28 minutes, and the project continues to move forward.
The little known hillside behind a section of West 25th Street in Ohio City, called Irishtown Bend, has become a structural problem where it could slip into the Cuyahoga River and disrupt river traffic.