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

  Frustrations grow as unemployed South Carolinians wait for extra assistance

  ’I just want to be heard’: SC woman who called TV show in desperation finds hope

  SC guide to voting in 2020 presidential election

  Graham ‘dead set’ on confirming Trump’s Supreme Court nominee despite previous comments

  Impacts of Sally could almost double Congaree River water levels in a few days

  Anxiety, depression three times higher than national average in SC

  About 100 anti-mask protesters meet at SC State House for rally

  Babcock Building owners say their ‘commitment is not diminished’ after Saturday fire

  Columbia Mayor optimistic about preserving portions of historic Babcock building after fire

  Former ‘Polio Pioneer’ volunteers for COVID-19 vaccine trial, encourages others to do the same

  Fairfield County says they’ve had a ‘very good experience’ after three weeks of school

  Graham discusses state of the race, Black Lives Matter, and absentee voting in one-on-one interview

  SC lawmaker wants saliva testing available statewide in ‘days or weeks, not months’

SC Lawmakers react to the death of Anderson native Chadwick Boseman

  EXCLUSIVE: Harrison reacts to criticism, discusses rural agenda, and attacks Graham for not wearing a mask

  Incumbent Rep. Wilson ‘taking nothing for granted’ as opponent outraises him

  ‘Pandemic Pods’ offer Midlands students an alternative learning opportunity

  ’I have been consistent’: Graham and Harrison attack each other over who is more in touch with South Carolinians

  SC GOP’s diversity highlighted on first night of party’s convention

  CPD adapts to the ‘unknown’ as fewer students party downtown

  Politics Explained: How to vote by mail in SC

  South Carolina Democrats say the state earned its ‘prominent’ role in party convention

  New UofSC students call move-in process smooth after university extends arrival days

  Experts say SC COVID-19 cases may be on decline, but school starting could set us back

‘All options on the table’ for Gamecocks football season as SEC ‘remains comfortable’ with its plans

Bystander says he jumped in to help injured deputies after officer-involved shooting

  Video of suspect using child as ‘human shield’ during officer-involved shooting circulates online

  Confusion over COVID-19 stimulus causes ‘rollercoaster of emotions’ for SC resident

  Memorial for DUI victim destroyed, victim’s wife pleads for people to be careful

  New poll shows Graham, Harrison within points of each other but experts say path for Harrison is ‘very narrow'