About The Show

Lisa Azizian and Rob Hakala in the WATD lobby


The South Shore’s Morning News was created in November 2000 by Rob Hakala who has produced and hosted the show ever since. The program, which airs Monday through Friday from 5:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m., is designed to provide all the news you need to know to start your day. From local and national news, sports and weather to informative interviews with people from across the south shore and the world, The South Shore’s Morning News is the right way to start your day!

About the Author

WATD online and on air contributors include, but are not limited to: The Associated Press, Precision Weather Forecasting, local news stringers and reporters, in-house news and internet media staff, State House and town hall reporters, freelance reporters, special feature reporters and producers, and on air radio hosts and personnel.