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

Ads, turnout and the path to victory: Political analysts weigh the stakes in the SC Senate race

Graham hosts rally in Columbia as Senate race reaches the final stretch

Body found during search for missing UofSC student

Family remembers ‘quiet and humble’ teen who was killed after being reported missing

Clyburn uses annual fish fry to remind community to vote ahead of registration deadline

  Mother of SC teacher who died from COVID-19 dies weeks after daughter

First Gamecocks home game brings emptier lots and more crowded lines for bars

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

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

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

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

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

Politics Explained: How to vote by mail in SC

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

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

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'

Family of 7-year-old who was killed in April scared for their safety, cyber bullying as killer remains free

Mothers of inmates worried after sons test positive for COVID-19

Protestors outnumber pro-Confederate flag organizers during flag raise at the State House

DECISION 2020: As SC’s Senate race starts to gain national attention, here’s what’s going on

Preparing for July 4th: SC director of tourism thinks people will be safer than Memorial Day

College student who tested positive for COVID-19 urges young people to take virus seriously

Covid-19 researcher says we can no longer accurately model how the virus will spread

Columbia City Council members anticipate face mask ordinance will pass

SC teachers join protest in support of Black Lives Matter

Many attended State House protest for first time Saturday as activism continues