Adam Mintzer

Adam Mintzer

Producer and Multimedia Journalist

Columbia, SC

Adam Mintzer is a native South Carolinian who joined the WIS team as a producer and multimedia journalist in 2019.

Adam joins WIS team from CNN's Washington DC bureau where he worked on “The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer.” While in DC, he helped cover political, national, and international breaking news, in addition to special events like the 2018 midterm elections and the royal wedding.

Adam was born and raised in Charleston and studied broadcast journalism at Northwestern University.

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Recent Articles by Adam

  ‘No specific threats to the state of South Carolina’ ahead of Inauguration, officials say

  Bill restricting abortions in SC moves forward, could go before full Senate in ‘a matter of weeks’

  McMaster calls for SC to get back to work, classrooms to reopen in State of the State address

  SC lawmakers face a full slate of priorities as they begin the new session

  SC lawmakers play a large role in impeachment discussion

  ‘This is not the polio vaccine’: DHEC official explains vaccine rollout hurdles

  Clyburn calling for second impeachment, Graham says the move would be ‘dangerous’

Protestors gather at the SC Statehouse in support of the ‘Stop the Steal’ movement

  Georgians feel the weight of the nation as they vote in US Senate runoffs

  SC Natl. Guard Major General: Now is the ‘critical point’ in the fight against COVID-19

  More than a quarter of SC hospitals entered the New Year at 90% occupancy

Graham says colleagues challenging election results have a ‘high bar’ to clear

  DHEC: 31% of all vaccine doses delivered to SC administered so far

  One of the oldest and longest-serving sheriffs in SC retires

  EXPLAINER: COVID relief bill signed by president, $2,000 checks still up for debate

  SC DEW: There will be a lapse in unemployment programs due to bill signing delay

  SC breaks COVID-19 daily case record, expert warns the worst is still weeks away

  Mother who dropped babies out of the third floor during apartment fire speaks from hospital bed

  Thousands of South Carolinians at risk of mountains of debt without COVID relief bill

  Firefighters not able to be around family this Christmas stay vigilant

  Mother who jumped from window during apartment fire braces for difficult Christmas

  Community organizing donation drive to help families who lost homes in Irmo fire

  COVID treatment Gov. McMaster received is publicly available but a ‘limited resource’

  EXPLAINER: Which COVID-19 test is best? It depends.

  COVID relief bill includes $7 billion to expand broadband access, Clyburn hopes for more

  ECONOMIST: COVID-19 relief bill could help struggling SC businesses make it to Summer

  DHEC’s multi-pronged attack against COVID-19: Ramp up testing and plan a wide-scale vaccine roll-out

  Neighbor raises money for 12-year-old who witnessed mother’s murder

  EXPERT: Quarantine now if you plan to see family this Christmas

  Political leaders from both sides of the aisle mourn SC Democrat Don Fowler