Tim Weisberg is the afternoon news anchor for WBSM, joining the newsroom in January of 2017. Previously, Tim hosted "Saturday Morning with Tim Weisberg" on the station for four years. Tim has been also been hosting "Spooky Southcoast" on WBSM since January 2006. He originally created the show, along with co-host and producer Matt Costa, to give the people of the SouthCoast a chance to discuss their own local hauntings, legends and lore. But a funny thing happened--the show has grown by leaps and bounds and is now one of the most recognized programs on the paranormal in the entire world! The show has been downloaded millions of times all over the planet. Tim has also written two books: "Ghosts of the SouthCoast" and "Haunted Objects: Stories of Ghosts on Your Shelf," the latter co-authored with Spooky Southcoast's Christopher Balzano. Tim has also made appearances on The Travel Channel ("Ghost Adventures," "Most Terrifying Places in America"), The History Channel ("MonsterQuest"), BIO ("My Ghost Story"), Discovery Channel, Destination America ("America's Bermuda Triangle") and LIVING TV in the UK. Tim is also a sports writer for The Standard-Times in New Bedford, covering the Boston Celtics, New England Patriots and local youth and high school sports. Tim is also an accomplished television writer, researcher and producer. He has worked on the Destination America series "Ghost Stalkers," "Ghost Asylum" and "Haunted Towns." Catch Tim's news updates every afternoon on WBSM and on the WBSM app. Spooky Southcoast airs Saturday nights 10 p.m. to Midnight.
Wareham Man Arrested for Stealing from Home Depot
A Wareham man is arrested for stealing for stealing $850 worth of merchandise from Home Depot.
Man Arrested for Disturbance at New Bedford Liquor Store
A man causing a disturbance at a New Bedford liquor store while carrying a weapon is arrested.
New Bedford Man Arrested for Impeding Shots Fired Investigation
New Bedford Police arrest a city man after he becomes combative during an investigation into a report of gun shots.
Multiple Crashes on I-195 Slow Traffic to a Standstill
Multiple crashes are slowing traffic on Interstate 195 westbound at this hour, including a rollover crash with a person ejected from the vehicle.
Three Injured in Fall River Drive-By Shooting
Police say gunshots rang out near Durfee and Pine streets around 2 a.m. this morning.
New Bedford Man Charged with OUI After Striking Another Vehicle, Fleeing on Foot
A New Bedford man is arrested for operating under the influence after he strikes another vehicle on Acushnet Avenue, and then flees on foot.
New Bedford Man, 20, Arrested for Assaulting Elderly Man
A 20-year-old New Bedford man is arrested after allegedly assaulting an elderly man.
Apparent Fatal Overdose Claims 32-Year-Old New Bedford Man
A man was found dead in the bathroom of a Purchase Street residence on Wednesday.
Two Arrested for Trespassing, Breaking into New Bedford Apartment
Two New Bedford men are arrested after they are found in someone else's apartment.
New Bedford Man Arrested for Robbing Liquor Stores, Carjacking
A New Bedford man was arrested Wednesday after he robbed two liquor stores then carjacked a cab in an attempt to flee the scene.