Ian Klein

Ian Klein

Video journalist

Ian Klein is a Reporter at WMBF News. He started in September 2017. He comes to us from Raycom's sister station, KAUZ, in Wichita Falls, Texas where he was a Reporter/Producer/Weekend Anchor.

Born and raised in Northeast Ohio, Ian is excited to be in Myrtle Beach, a place he has been vacationing with his family for nearly 25 years. He is also excited me be closer to his friends, family and of course the beach.

Ian graduated from Kent State University in 2016, majoring in Broadcast Journalism. There he served as TV2 News Director his senior year.

Ian is a huge Cleveland sports fan, loves WWE and hopes to one day host his own late-night talk show. He is very excited to be back in a place he calls home and continue telling the stories of others along the Grand Strand.


Recent Articles by Ian

  ‘Above and beyond’: Several Grand Strand, Pee Dee law enforcement officers receive prestigious award

  Security doorbells become extra crime-fighting tool for local law enforcement

  Conway Chamber of Commerce starts petition in favor of Busbee Bypass

  Horry County police reminding residents of animal sheltering requirements as temperatures plummet

  ’17 years is not enough’: Myrtle Beach community reacts to plea in pregnant woman’s death

  Insurance experts offer advice after EF1 tornado damages 70+ cars at Loris H.S.

  'We just held hands’: Students recount moments EF1 tornado tore through Loris H.S. parking lot

  Conway receives grant to explore flood relief on Crabtree Canal

  Horry County leader gives ‘State of the County’ address, discusses 2019 achievements

  ‘You could always count on him’: Pee Dee communities honor fallen airport officer

  Plans moving forward to build a domestic violence center in Horry County

Travelers head home as holiday season wraps up

  Restaurants, community band together to eliminate lunch debt at Horry County schools

  Shorter days increase dangers for drivers along South Carolina roads

  A plan for the future: Imagine 2040 plan to go before Horry County Council next week

  More development in store along Palmetto Pointe Boulevard extension

  New Surfside Beach mayor, council members vow to keep residents informed

  'It’s a real exciting time’: Two new restaurants proposed for Surfside Beach

  Myrtle Beach leaders search for right tenants to create vibrant downtown district

  Hundreds line streets to welcome military family to new Myrtle Beach home

  Two incumbents keep seats on Myrtle Beach City Council, runoff set to fill third open seat

  Meet the Candidates: A new Mayor of Surfside Beach will be elected on Tuesday

Meet the candidates: Seven vying for three Myrtle Beach City Council seats

  Condo, retail complex coming to Myrtle Beach’s south end

  100+ residents contribute to Horry County Flood Resilience Plan

  Roofers seeing a spike in business following hurricanes

  ‘We stand behind President Trump’: Horry County Republicans march to support president

  Solicitor’s office disagrees with Horry County judge’s ruling on civil forfeiture laws

Flu season begins early in the Grand Strand

  Couple found guilty, sentenced to life for 2017 Horry County double murder