Maher Kawash

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Maher Kawash joined the 4 News Now team as a multimedia journalist in June of 2019.

He graduated with a degree in Journalism from Eastern Illinois University while also working for the PBS affiliate WEIU-TV as a lead anchor, reporter and producer. Maher also worked as a newsroom intern for WGN-TV in Chicago during the summer of 2018.

Maher is an Illinois native and grew up in the southwest suburbs of Chicago.

When he’s not working, he enjoys spending time in the outdoors and cheering on his Chicago sports teams.

Maher is excited to experience living in the Pacific Northwest for the first time. If you have a story idea or ever want to talk sports, send him an email or a Tweet @MaherKXLY.


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Year in the Bubble: The evolving front lines of this pandemic

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COVID-19 vaccines reducing spread, severity of the virus across Spokane County

Year in the Bubble: Marking one year since shutdowns hit the US

Health experts grapple with vaccine misinformation, hesitancy to get shots

'We're doing well'; Vaccines limiting COVID-19 spread among Washington's older population

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Businesses anxious for Gov. Inslee to announce Phase 3 plans

Providence vaccine clinic helps speed up vaccinations in Spokane

Spokane to use sewage system to look for COVID-19

Washington nearly finished vaccinating people in nursing homes

SRHD: Slightly delayed second vaccine shot won't impact efficacy

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More vaccine doses coming to states as local providers ask for better supply transparency

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