Jim Keithley joined WMTW in the mid-1990s, where he spent several years reporting and anchoring for News 8 before leaving for the big city of Boston. He reported for New England Cable News and returned to Portland.
A Maine native, Jim has always returned to his roots. He joined WMTW again in the summer of 2005 and is excited to be back on the news.
Jim has received several awards for his reporting, including awards from the Maine Association of Broadcasters and the Associated Press. Jim also received the prestigious Edward R. Murrow award for his local coverage following the terrorist attacks in Sept. 2001.
Jim lives in Portland's West End.