Mariah Powell

Multimedia Journalist

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mpowell@wluctv6.com

Multimedia Journalist

School: Mount Vernon Nazarene University
Hometown: Lisbon, Ohio

Mariah started with TV6 in May 2017 as the Houghton-Hancock Bureau MMJ Reporter.

Mariah was the first person to graduate with a BA in Journalism and Media Production from Mount Vernon Nazarene University. During her time at college, she served 2 years as news director for 90.9FM WNZR, and worked 3 years for the student paper, The Lakeholm Viewer, first as a staff writer, then web editor and finally as managing editor.

Mariah moved to the Upper Peninsula 1 year prior to joining TV6, and spent that year as the assistant editor for the Daily Mining Gazette in Houghton.

Mariah quickly fell in love with the UP, and is excited to have her feet back on the ground serving the community she now calls home.


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Alleged CIA China turncoat Lee may have compromised U.S. Russia spies too

Officials tell NBC News that Jerry Chun Shing Lee may have gotten 20 U.S. spies in China killed, and that the Chinese may have tipped off the Russians.

Gymnasts Aly Raisman, Jordyn Wieber face down sex-abuse doctor

Aly Raisman and Jordyn Wieber, members of the 2012 Olympic gymnastics team, made a surprise appearance at Larry Nassar's sex-abuse sentencing hearing.

Baltimore embraces a controversial policing strategy

A plan by Baltimore's new police commissioner to curb murders involves "hot spot policing," a technique that has worked in some areas but also drawn scrutiny.

Delta cracks down on service animals allowed on board

Delta says reports of "comfort" animals urinating and defecating or biting have spiked some 84 percent in the last few years, forcing the airline to clamp down.

Pitcher Halladay had morphine, Ambien in system when plane crashed

Trace elements of morphine were found in the former MLB All-Star Roy Halladay's system after he crashed his plane off the Gulf Coast in November, an autopsy found.