Erik Dobratz - WTNH News 8 / Sports Connecticut

Erik Dobratz – Sports Reporter

Erik Dobratz is the newest on-air member of Sports Team 8. He can be seen during News 8’s 6pm and 11pm newscasts.

John Pierson, Sports Anchor/ Director

John Pierson became the Sports Team 8 Sports Director in January of 2016 after being the Weekend Anchor since the fall of 2001.

Sam Kantrow - WTNH News 8 Connecticut

Sam Kantrow

Meteorologist Sam Kantrow joined Storm Team 8 in February, 2011, first as weather producer and web meteorologist for WTNH, and is now the on…

Erika Martin - WTNH News 8 Connecticut

Erika Martin

Greater Hartford native Erika Martin is happy to be back home, as a member of WTNH’s Storm Team 8.

Gil Simmons - WTNH News 8 Connecticut

Gil Simmons

Meteorologist Gil Simmons joined Storm Team 8 in February 2003.

Tina Detelj - WTNH News 8 Connecticut

Tina Detelj

Tina Detelj joined News 8 as a general assignment reporter in February of 2003. She is based at News 8’s New London newsroom located in The …

Teresa Dufour - WTNH News 8 Connecticut

Teresa Dufour

Teresa Dufour is the morning traffic reporter for News 8’s Good Morning Connecticut.

Stephanie Simoni - WTNH News 8 - Connecticut

Stephanie Simoni

Stephanie Simoni joined News 8 as a reporter, returning home to her native New England, in June of 2012.

Mark Davis

Mark Davis

Mark Davis is the multi-Emmy Award winning Chief Political Correspondent for News 8 and

Kent Price

Kent Pierce

Kent joined News 8 as a general assignment reporter on the final day of 1999.

Jocelyn Maminta

Over her distinguished 20-year broadcast career, Emmy Award nominated News 8 Medical reporter Jocelyn Maminta has anchored and reported for …

David Iversen

David Iversen became the Chief Investigator for News 8 in June of 2013.

Bob Wilson

Bob Wilson

Bob Wilson joined News 8 as a reporter in December 2003. Previously, he worked as a reporter here in Connecticut for WVIT for seven years.