Les Shockley

Les Shockley



Les Shockley was born and raised in northern New York and graduated from Sackets Harbor Central School and Jefferson Community College.  

He is a substitute anchor, weathercaster, reporter, editor and producer for 7 News.

After studying music at SUNY Oswego, he worked in radio for 15 years as a night jock, morning DJ and Program Director/Music Director.  

Les worked locally on WBDR (The Border), WOTT (Real Rock), WCIZ (Z93), WBLH (Tunes 92.5) & WWHT (Hot 107.9) out of Syracuse.  

In his spare time, Les is a musician and plays in a few local bands.

Recent Articles by Les

  A favorite is back: Tin Pan Galley reopens with new owners

  A snowy day, but nothing we can’t handle

  Lake effect snow wraps up today

  More lake effect on the way

  Maybe some sun by afternoon

  Lake effect snow starts this morning

  A little snow today, lake effect tomorrow

  Fire damages Theresa home

  Tuesday: First COVID vaccines given in Jefferson County

  Snow, some mixed, some rain

  Sunshine & 60s for several days

  Rainy today, sunny tomorrow

  Rain starts in the afternoon

  Mostly sunny & around 60

  Off-and-on showers most of the day

  A quiet Columbus Day

  A pleasant day ahead

  New water tower in, old water tower out

  Woman in Antwerp crash dies

  Becoming mostly sunny & warming into the 60s

  Cool, with decreasing clouds

  Becoming partly sunny & comfortable

  AC unit catches fire at Kraft Heinz

  Humid again today, but maybe better tomorrow

  Sunny, hot & humid by afternoon

  Scattered showers & thunderstorms for the afternoon

  Cool with scattered showers & some sun

  Muggy today, cooler tomorrow

  Rainy today, sunny tomorrow

  Freezing rain possible for some overnight