Brad Edwards is a general assignment reporter for CBS 2 Chicago.
He received the 2013 Regional Edward R. Murrow Award for a compilation of Original Reports for CBS 2’s 10 p.m. newscast.
Brad joined the station in 2012 from the CBS affiliate in Indianapolis, IN. As an anchor and investigative reporter there, he won four Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards.
Earlier in his career, Brad served as an anchor and reporter in Detroit, MI and in his hometown of Grand Rapids, MI, where he received his first of eight consecutive regional Emmy Awards for News Writing (2003-2010). The Associated Press named him Best Reporter in 2005, 2006 and 2009.
A 2001 graduate of Michigan State University, Brad resides in Chicago.
Noah VanHoutan died in March, not yet 12 years old, of Batten disease, a rare genetic degenerative neurological disorder.
Justices ordered up a new trial for Lorinda Swain, but prosecutors won’t re-try her. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards investigated her case years ago when few others would listen.
A spokesman for Auditor General Frank Mautino said Thursday that the former House deputy majority leader “is cooperating with the U.S. Attorney’s Office in its investigation.”
It started with a young man’s murder inside a restaurant.
CHICAGO (CBS) — Remember that teacher who skipped the one-day strike in order to teach and coach his students’ chess team? Well, something remarkable happened after that, reports CBS 2’s Brad Edwards. Joseph Ocol is […]
Anthony Cuevas and his sister were in a darkly tinted Camaro that was parked illegally when it suddenly was hauled away. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.
One of Chicago’s top firefighters has resigned after a crash that sources say may have involved alcohol.
CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports on the phenomenon that is Chicago’s Baconfest.
It may not have been a winning day for the Cubs on Sunday, but as CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports it was a “grand-slam day” at Wrigley Field for one tough little girl from Joliet.
Now that strangers are showing kindness, Gerald Hamilton is, too. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.
CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports on how the pain of sex abuse for some, never goes away.
Ever been stood up? How about on your birthday? How about when you are nine years old? CBS 2’s Brad Edwards has that story on a Lake Station, Indiana boy and how it’s all turned around.
Last week hundreds of parents received word of what can be for some hitting the jackpot, acceptance into the esteemed LaSalle Language Academy. But it was a big mistake.
CBS 2’s Brad Edwards caught up with the superintendent Saturday.
The pastor tells CBS 2’s Brad Edwards it’s believed to be a sign of the times, politically.
CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports on the mission of Chuck Aron.
Rarely have we heard of a story of love and loss so intertwined as one discovered in north suburban Green Oaks.
CBS 2’s Brad Edwards assesses the Bern of supporters along Congress Parkway.
In this Original Report, CBS 2’s Brad Edwards meets both men whose lives were saved.
Northside College Prep students Cole Makuch and Xander Gottfried are flush with creativity, CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.