Jack Fink

Jack Fink

Jack moved to Dallas after three years at WESH-TV, the NBC affiliate in Orlando. While there, he worked to become the station’s investigative reporter. Among the┬ástories he broke was a series on Orlando firefighters’ claims that the city ignored their serious medical problems to save money. Jack won an Associated Press award and the International Association of Firefighters’ award for those reports.

Before Orlando, Jack won other awards for his reporting at the Orange County Newschannel in Orange County, California, and WINK-TV, the CBS affiliate in Fort Myers, Florida. He began in television news in 1990 as a reporter and anchor for WUTR-TV, the ABC affiliate in Utica, New York.

Jack studied in Spain for a semester as part of a study abroad program. During his senior year, Jack became a radio news anchor and reporter for WHEN-AM in Syracuse.

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Bones found in Plano. (Jack FInk - CBS11)

Plano Police Search For More Bones; Await Test Results

Plano Police brought a cadaver dog Wednesday morning to search the area for any additional bones or evidence in what could turn out to be a crime scene.


Ted Cruz phone bank in Iowa (CBS11)

Last Minute Pushes By Cruz Team In Iowa

A North Texas doctor closed her practice for a week to help Ted Cruz in Iowa.


Jack Fink and Ted Cruz (CBS11)

In Iowa With Ted Cruz The Night Before The Caucus

Cruz said the first four states, including Iowa are not must-wins but he expects to “do well.”


U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Optimism, Concern For Ted Cruz Before Iowa Caucuses

Ted Cruz wants to win Iowa, and to prove it, he’s made it a point to campaign in all 99 counties.


Real estate mogul Donald Trump,  Texas Senator Ted Cruz,  former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders. (Getty Images)

Cruz Now Leads Trump Among GOP Candidates In Latest KTVT-CBS 11 / Dixie Strategies Texas Poll

Sanders Rising; Clinton Still Dominating Among Democrats


Governor Greg Abbott (CBS11)

Governor Abbott Reacts To Indictments From Planned Parenthood Video

Governor Abbott says he doesn’t believe David Daleiden and Sandra Merritt will be convicted.


Jack Fink interviews Governor Greg Abbott (CBS11)

Governor: Economic Dev. Trip To Bring Jobs to DFW

“There will be some announcements coming forth soon about new jobs, especially thousands of new jobs in the Dallas area, that hopefully will be announced in the coming months,” Gov. Abbott said.


Site of Hooie's restaurant in Collin County after being destroyed in December 2015 tornado (Jack FInk - CBS11)

Month Later: Collin County Tornado Victims Unsure, But Positive About Future

Hooie Hanna says she is still overwhelmed, one month after the EF-2 tornado destroyed her restaurant and several other businesses.



After Reading Facebook Post, Bikers Rally Around Stranger With Breast Cancer

What began as a simple request by a loving husband, ended in a huge show of love and support by a community for his wife.


DFW Airport (Jack FInk - CBS11)

Travelers Happy Airlines Pre-Cancelled Flights

Don’t expect to find long lines or large crowds of stranded passengers at DFW International Airport, American Airlines’ home airport and Dallas Love Field, home to Southwest Airlines.


Break in at Family Dollar in Dallas through a wall. (Jack Fink - CBS11)

Suspects Break Into Stores, Rob Employees At Gunpoint

Dallas police say it’s happened four times during the past month. Three different Family Dollar stores have been hit.


James Smith, Rockwall ISD teacher on leave, investigated for sex assault of child.

Police: Teacher Under Investigation For Alleged Sex Assault Of A Child

A Rockwall ISD spokeswoman says the school district has placed a middle school teacher on administrative leave because he’s being investigated for an alleged sexual assault of a child.



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