Erin Bischoff

Erin Bischoff



Erin joined the news team as a reporter in December 2016.

Erin graduated from SUNY Oswego in May 2016 with a B.A. in Broadcasting and Mass Communication and a minor in Business Administration. While at Oswego, Erin was involved with the student-run television station, WTOP-10, where she served as the news assignment manager her senior year and had experience as an anchor, reporter and producer.

Erin was born and raised in Rochester, NY. That’s where she first got the bug for TV news with internships at WHEC-TV and 13-WHAM. Erin started her career in news at Time Warner Cable News in Syracuse as a News Assistant.

When she isn’t reporting, Erin loves to travel, play the guitar or ukelele, and spend time with family and friends.

Erin would love to hear from you. If you have a story idea or just want to say hi, please feel free to contact her! E-mail Erin Bischoff at

Recent Articles by Erin

  Big lunch order helps small business pay the bills

  Local stores use barriers, gloves to protect against COVID-19

  Victims Assistance Center getting more calls during pandemic

  Ventilators: how they work and why they’re so important during COVID-19 pandemic

  Plastic bag ban delayed

  Ogdensburg couple in Italy describe COVID-19 lockdown

  “Be calm,” says local financial coach about stock market

  Community tries to help iconic Watertown church

  Renzi’s run for Surrogate’s Court judge raises questions about second courtroom

  Descendant of church builder hopes historic building can be restored

  Historic Watertown church deemed unsafe

  Watertown DPW: vehicles got stuck on pretty much every city street

  Local hospitals, colleges and public schools take precautions against coronavirus

  Many north country Christians observe Ash Wednesday

  Local DMV sees plenty of people upgrading to REAL ID

  Local party leaders react to poll about presidential election

  Acting ICE director blasts NY’s Green Light Law

  Kinney Drugs retiring plastic bags with party, ceremony and contest

  Lawmakers want veteran services funding restored

  Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library comes to north country

  Waddington town supervisor announces bid for Assembly

  Lisbon native, quarantined on cruise ship in Japan, returns to U.S.

  Senate Democrats, governor open to changing state’s bail reform law

  Cuomo, Trump hold ’productive meeting’ over Trusted Traveler ban

Watertown interviewing 3 candidates for fire chief

  Watertown’s fire chief reflects on 34 year career

  Need to get rid of a mattress?

  Federal gov’t. bans New Yorkers from border crossing programs

  Despite record outflows, Lake Ontario levels still high

  Criminal investigation launched into Watertown gas leak