News Center 7’s Steve Baker celebrates 50 years as a journalist

News Center 7?s Steve Baker celebrates 50 years as a journalist

TROY — News Center 7's Steve Baker is celebrating half a century as a journalist, and almost 40 years with WHIO.

In a post on his Facebook page, Baker said that he started his career at WPTW AM and FM in Piqua on Valentine’s Day in 1970.

A GOLDEN ANNIVERSARY....Steve Baker (STILL) Reporting! 50 years ago today, February 14, 1970 I started my career in...

Posted by Steve Baker WHIO TV on Thursday, February 13, 2020

Baker has been with News Center 7 since 1983 and has been the northern bureau reporter since 1987.