Ryan Whalen the Spectrum News Buffalo staff in October 2011, and works as a Capital Tonight reporter.

He previously worked as a general assignment reporter and anchor at the NBC affiliate in Helena, Montana, and as a photojournalist at the CBS affiliate in Rochester.

Ryan was born and raised in Lockport. He graduated with a bachelor's degree in broadcast journalism from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University in 2007.

Ryan's excited to be back in Western New York with his family and telling the stories that are important to you.

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