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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Padera Lake in Midlothian Wednesday.
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Concerns Over Dam Failure In Midlothian Eased

After the sun came up Wednesday, crews evaluated the situation and realized the dam and the coffer dam are in fine shape.

05/27/2015

Lake Lewisville
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Corps Decides Against Releasing More Water From Lake Lewisville

Lake Lewisville stood at more than 534 feet Tuesday, two feet above flood pool, and 12 feet above what’s normally considered full.

05/26/2015

Veteran-tattoo

Veterans Share Disappointment About Fall Of Ramadi To ISIS

News that the city of Ramadi, Iraq fell to ISIS forces is difficult to watch for retired 1st Sgt. Jonathan Hill, a 21 year Army veteran who fought in Ramadi in 2003.

05/25/2015

Grapevine Lake has swallowed picnic tables at Murrell State Park. (credit: Jack Fink/CBSDFW.COM)

Marinas, Restaurants At Lake Grapevine Ready For The Weekend

Business owners along Lake Grapevine plan to make the best of things despite rising water that’s sure to keep people away.

05/22/2015

Lake Lewisville
Jack Fink - CBS11

First Uncontrolled Spill From Lake Lewisville In 8 Years Is Possible

If that happens, it would be only the seventh time since Lewisville Dam was built.

05/21/2015

Tornado damage in Bridgeport.
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Couple Near Bridgeport Credits Pickup Truck And God For Surviving Tornado

“It shocked us at first, we just broke down, we couldn’t believe it.”

05/20/2015

The Trinity River water level higher than normal, but nowhere near highest its been.

Lakes, Rivers May Be Higher Than Usual But Nothing Wrong With It

The Army Corps Of Engineers says its flood control system is working as designed.

05/18/2015

Town of Ben Wheeler suffered significant tornado damage Sunday.
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Town Of Ben Wheeler Hit By Tornado Before Van

Rain is adding to the misery in the town of Ben Wheeler as residents look to rebuild.

05/13/2015

tornado-baby

Tornado Tosses SUV, Infant & Parents Survive

As warning sirens rang in Van Monday night, Andy and Brandi Bouchillon decided to quickly leave their house on Bois D’Arc Street and drive to a storm shelter in town.

05/12/2015

David and Brenda Tapley who died in the Van tornado Sunday, May 10th, 2015.

Couple Who Died In Van Were “Lovely Individuals”

Friends mourn loss of Van couple who died in Sunday’s tornado.

05/12/2015

Sources say FBI making inquiries into Richardson Mayor and developer over this land.

Sources: FBI Making Inquiries Into Richardson Mayor, Developer

CBS 11 News has learned an popular zoning change that sparked a firestorm of controversy in Richardson is attracting the feds.

05/08/2015

Quick Trip on Thursday, May 7 at Bryant Irvin in Fort Worth.

Trucking Company Devastated After Deadly Shooting

News that someone shot to death one of Groendyke Transport’s drivers while unloading fuel has hit company employees hard.

05/07/2015

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