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.
Man Rescued from Submerged Vehicle on New Bedford’s West Beach [VIDEO]
A vehicle drove off West Rodney French Boulevard and into the waters off West Beach. The 24-year-old driver was rescued and the car extracted from the water.
New Bedford Police Arrest Four Alleged Drug Dealers in Raid
The New Bedford Police narcotics unit arrested four more drug dealers Tuesday evening at 104 Tallman Street, the site of a previous drug bust less than two weeks ago. Police seized just over 10 grams of cocaine and over $1,500 in cash in Tuesday’s raid.
New Bedford Couple Arrested on Drug Charges
A New Bedford couple is arrested on drug charges after being pulled over on a motor vehicle stop.
Fall River Man Sentenced for Raping Two Young Girls
A 41-year-old Fall River man who repeatedly raped his girlfriend’s young daughter and her young cousin was sentenced to serve 10 to 15 years in state prison Wednesday.
Man Arrested for Causing Disturbance in New Bedford Supermarket
A man reportedly causing a disturbance in a supermarket restroom is arrested Wednesday night.
Fall River Man Arrested on Charges of Assaulting Roommate
A Fall River man is arrested on assault charges, after threatening to "do whatever" while pointing a gun at his roommate.
WBSM TV: Keating Drops Kushner Bombshell
Congressman William Keating made his weekly appearance on The Chris McCarthy Show Wednesday morning, and dropped a bombshell about Jared Kushner.
New Bedford Man Arrested for Third Time in Thirteen Days
New Bedford Police arrested Ruperto Torres, 44, for the third time in less than two weeks Tuesday after he was found trespassing in the area of 149 Tinkham Street and 505 North Front Street, where he had been arrested twice before.
WBSM TV: Attorney George Leontire on Court Cases in the News
Attorney George Leontire sits down with Phil Paleologos to discuss some court cases in the news.
Ocean State Job Lot Seeks Beer and Wine License for Fairhaven Store
Ocean State Job Lot is looking to add beer and wine sales to its Fairhaven location.