Ben Dennis

Ben Dennis

Ben covers a wide variety of stories in the Mohawk Valley; including economic development, government and public health.

Ben joined the Eyewitness News team in May of 2018 after graduating from Penn State’s Bellisario College of Communications with a degree in print journalism.

In 2017, Ben interned at CNN’s “The Lead with Jake Tapper,” and NBC News’ “Meet the Press.”

During that time, Ben helped cover the first year of the Trump administration, “Hurricane Maria” in Puerto Rico and the tragic mass-shooting in Las Vegas.

Ben was born and raised in South Central Pennsylvania, though he calls Washington D.C. and Utica his “homes away from home.”

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