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

  HCPD: Dunkin’ Donuts robbed a second time in one month

  Grand Strand movie theaters struggle to stay open

Horseback rider refuses to let cancer keep her from riding

Family returns home one year after Hurricane Florence

  Galivants Ferry Stump: 143 years of political and family tradition

  Proposed Lake Busbee Bypass could alleviate traffic from U.S. 501

  ‘It was just surreal’: 9/11 first responders living in Grand Strand share their stories

Erik Jones wins 70th Southern 500 at Darlington

  Southern 500 kicks off with 15th Annual NASCAR Haulers parade

  CCU hosts Eastern Michigan Saturday at newly renovated Brooks Stadium

Motocross community coming together to honor fallen rider and friend Jonathan Mayzak

More vacationers opting into travelers insurance during hurricane season

  Grand Strand veteran’s Purple Heart taken during eviction; community rallies around him

  Meals on Wheels of Horry County in desperate need of funding, donations

  In the aftermath of mass shootings, Myrtle Beach group offers active shooter training

Doctors simplifying concussion treatment ahead of football season

  ‘The kid could light up a room’: Family remembers motocross rider killed crossing street

  NASCAR pit crews prepare for Southern 500 at Darlington

  Coastal Chairmen basketball team hits the hardwood

  CCU unveils new stadium additions before 2019 home openers

  Myrtle Beach adjusts traffic light timers at busy Market Common intersection

  Bubba Wallace unveils Adam Petty throwback for Bojangles’ Southern 500

  Sea turtle cages stolen and destroyed in North Myrtle Beach

  North Myrtle Beach residents express concerns of proposed housing development

  Garden City store employees find apparent bullet hole in window

  Florence softball team looks to make history in World Series

  North Myrtle Beach residents notice positive change with paid parking

Emergency medical residents sharpen rescue skills with MBFD Ocean Rescue

  North Myrtle Beach police chief asks community to help name new K-9

  Horry County Council discusses building multi-use arena, meeting center