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About WMAQ Channel 5 Chicago

Friday, Mar 21, 2014 at 04:54 PM CDT

Benefit Planned For SXSW Victims With Chicago Ties

Benefit Planned For SXSW Victims With Chicago Ties

A drunk driver slammed into a crowd of people just outside the large Austin, Tex., music festival, injuring more than 20 people. Evan West, 28, was severely injured, and his wife, 27-year-old Jamie West, was one...

Tuesday, Dec 10, 2013 at 04:28 PM CST

Meet Our 21st Century Solutions Grant Winners

Meet Our 21st Century Solutions Grant Winners

NBC5 donated $100,000 in total to three deserving nonprofit organizations.

Sunday, Sep 29, 2013 at 10:10 AM CDT

Same Sex Finances

Same Sex Finances

Anchor Kim Vatis talks with Brennan Miller, a branch manager for Charles Schwab, about how recent Supreme Court rulings impact the financial lives of same sex couples.

Wednesday, Sep 25, 2013 at 03:07 PM CDT
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By Mark W. Anderson

How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Chicago Politics

How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Chicago Politics

You don't love a city like Chicago or a state like Illinois without wanting tomorrow to be better than today and expecting each of its citizens to be their best, including its politicians

Friday, Jun 7, 2013 at 07:25 AM CDT
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10 Things About NBC 5 Today

NBC 5 Today keeps you up to the minute, the minute you are up, and it takes a...View gallery

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Thursday, Jun 6, 2013 at 02:33 AM CDT
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By Courtney O'Callaghan

10 Things You Don't Know About Kye Martin

She keeps ou on the move with her traffic reports on NBC 5 Today. Here are 10...View gallery

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Wednesday, Jun 5, 2013 at 02:46 AM CDT
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By Courtney O'Callaghan

10 Things You Don't Know About Stefan Holt

He anchors NBC 5 Today but even though you see him everyday there is plenty you...View gallery

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Tuesday, Mar 26, 2013 at 11:49 AM CDT

Vote: Should Same-Sex Couples be Allowed to Marry?

Vote: Should Same-Sex Couples be Allowed to Marry?

NBC 5 wants to hear from you.

Wednesday, Feb 27, 2013 at 11:58 PM CST

NBC 5 Wins Gracie Award

NBC 5 Wins Gracie Award

NBC 5 Chicago investigative team honored in Outstanding Hard News Feature category.

Wednesday, Sep 9, 2015 at 04:43 PM CDT

David Doebler

David Doebler

David Doebler is President and General Manager of NBC 5 / WMAQ, the NBC-owned station in Chicago. A broadcast industry veteran, Doebler has more than 25 years of local television experience.

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