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

  Surfside Beach Town Council picks construction company to build new pier

  Other Grand Strand cities researching possible mask requirements

  Surfside Beach Town Council holds off on bid selection for new pier

  Tournaments returns to Ripken Experience under new health safety protocols

MYR Airport implements new health safety protocols

  MYR implements safety protocols for COVID-19 travel

  Coast FA players return to soccer fields with new safety protocols during COVID-19

  Boy Scout troop holds U.S. flag retirement service in Conway

  Horry County first responders surprise 88-year-old Korean War vet with birthday parade

  Horry County election officials expect to set record for mailed absentee ballots

  Massive tree branch crushes two vehicles in Socastee area

  Myrtle Beach city leaders speak out on recent shootings, gang violence

  ‘Disregard of human life’: Judge denies bond for 2 suspects in Ocean Blvd. shooting

  ‘Drastically different’: Drivers, NASCAR teams prepare for first race back under COVID-19 restrictions

  Myrtle Beach Speedway prepares for possible final lap at end of 2020 season

  CONGRATS GRADS: CCU honors spring grads during virtual commencement ceremony

  Community donates over $22K to help Veterans Café after COVID-19 forced their doors shut

  ‘Accelerate Myrtle Beach’ releases recommendations for safely reopening Grand Strand businesses

  ‘It just feels amazing’: PALM Charter student released from hospital after DUI-related crash

  ‘Accelerate Myrtle Beach’ task force working on reopening plan that fits Grand Strand

  CEO says Grand Strand bank approved $75M in small business loans before money ran out

  Surfside Beach autism awareness organization finds fun ways to help kids during COVID-19 pandemic

  Myrtle Beach sports tourism takes financial hit amidst COVID-19

  HONORING HEROES: Grand Strand, Pee Dee communities show appreciation for front line workers

  Horry County to begin virtual court hearings next week amid COVID-19 concerns

  Horry County leaders address ‘Home or Work’ order enforcement, COVID-19 recovery plans

  ‘Fatigue the number one thing’: Conway pastor describes wife’s recovery from COVID-19

  Myrtle Beach City Council to discuss COVID-19 relief efforts during special Thursday meeting

  'This is a serious situation’: Horry County leaders address McMaster’s executive orders

  McMaster requests all S.C. visitors to self-quarantine for two weeks if staying two or more nights