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

  '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

  Bloodstains, new surveillance video take center stage in murder trial of Conway couple

  Hunger Crusaders serving up hope for Florence flood victims

  Grand Strand on alert as mosquito-borne virus hits parts of country

  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