Phil Bayly

Phil Bayly

August 25, 2016 04:27 PM

Phil Bayly anchors NewsChannel 13 Today and Early Today.

He has been reporting for television and radio since 1975 and has been a member of the news staff at WNYT since June of 1986. He's covered the New York State Capitol beginning with Gov. Mario Cuomo, along with all local and presidential politics.

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Phil grew up in Evanston, Ill., a suburb of Chicago. When he graduated from Colorado State University Phil was already a reporter for KHOW radio in Denver. He also worked as a reporter for KLOV radio and KRNK/NBC All News Radio before he moved to television.

Metroland has also in the past named him "Best Television Reporter."

Phil raced on the ski team at Colorado State University and continues to race on the masters level.

Phil lives with his family in Clifton Park.

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