Howie Carr WRKO, Bio, Wiki, Age, Show, Boston Herald, Salary, and Net Worth

Howie Carr Bio | Wiki

Howie Carr is an American journalist, conservative radio talk-show host, political author, news reporter, and writer. He serves as the host of The Howie  Show originating from his studios in Wellesley, MA.

Howie broadcast on weekdays on WRKO in Boston and to an audience based in New England. He also writes three columns a week for the Boston Herald.

Howie Carr Age

Howie was born on January 17, 1952, in Portland, Maine, United States. He is 70 years old.

Howie Carr Height

He is a man of above-average stature and stands at a height of 5 ft 10 in (Approx. 1.77 m).

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Howie Carr Family

He was born in Portland, Maine to his parents Frances Stokes Sutton and Howard Louis Carr Sr. Howie grew up between Palm Beach, Florida, where his father worked at The Breakers Palm Beach, and Greensboro, North Carolina, where his mother worked as a secretary to a local CEO. Later, his mother landed a job as the assistant to the headmaster at Deerfield Academy, a boarding school in Deerfield, Massachusetts, where he received a scholarship.

Howie Carr Wife

Howie is married to his lovely second wife Kathy Stimpson, a Wellesley realtor. The couple celebrated their wedding in 1993. Together, they share three daughters Charlotte, Christina, and Carolyn. Howie was previously married and has two daughters from the marriage. He owns houses in Wellesley, MA., Cape Cod, and Palm Beach, FL.

Howie Carr Education

He attended and graduated from Deerfield Academy. Later, Howie enrolled at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC). While there, he became a member of Phi Beta Kappa and wrote at student newspaper The Daily Tar Heel and graduated in 1973

Howie Carr Show | Podcast

Howie has hosted local Boston weekday radio talk shows since the 1980s on WRKO AM 680. Currently, he serves as the host of The Howie Carr Show originating from his studios in Wellesley, MA. The show has since become syndicated on more than twenty-five radio stations throughout northern and central New England. Moreover, it can also be heard elsewhere via live streaming on

In November 2014, he left syndicator Entercom Communications and formed his own Howie Radio Network. In September 2016, the pay television channel Newsmax TV started simulcasting the show. Howie has filled for several nationally syndicated talk show hosts, including Mark Levin and Dennis Miller. Additionally, he worked as a reporter and commentator for Boston television stations WGBH-TV and WLVI.

Howie Carr Boston Herald

Howie writes three columns a week for the Boston Herald. He commenced his career as a reporter for the Winston-Salem Journal, before coming back to New England in 1979 as assistant city editor for the Boston Herald. In 2002, the Boston Herald and Howie became the subjects of a lawsuit by Superior Court Judge Ernest Murphy.

The Newspaper alleged that Murphy had mishandled lenient sentences in bail decisions in rape cases. The judge denied all of the allegations and claimed the newspaper libeled him. Ultimately, Murphy won the suit and received a $2.09 million payment.

Howie Carr WRKO

Howie broadcasts his show on weekdays on WRKO in Boston as well as to an audience based in New England. WRKO had announced it would not carry the show, however, on March 9, 2015, it became an affiliate as of March 16, 2015.

Howie Carr Articles

What Really Happened: How Donald J. Trump Saved America From Hillary Clinton, Frandel (2018)

Kennedy Babylon: A Century of Scandal and Depravity, Volume 1, Frandel (2017)

Ratman: The Trial And Conviction of Whitey Bulger, Frandel (2014)

Rifleman: The Untold Story of Stevie Flemmi, Frandel (2013)

Hitman: The Untold Story of Johnny Martorano: Whitey Bulger’s Enforcer and the Most Feared Gangster in the Underworld, New York: Forge Books (2011)

The Brothers Bulger: How They Terrorized and Corrupted Boston for a Quarter Century, New York: Warner Books (2006)

Howie Carr Grace Curley

Grace Curley is the executive producer of Howie’s show. She also hosts a daily news segment on the program that is simulcast on Newsmax TV. Grace is also the producer of the Dirty Rats podcast series. Nov. 17, 2020, it was announced that she would be starting her own show on WRKO in Boston from noon to three on weekdays.

Howie Carr Salary

He serves as a host. Therefore, he earns a decent income. Howie’s average salary is $95,567 per year.

Howie Carr Net Worth

He earns his wealth through his career. Therefore, he has amassed a fortune over the years. Howie’s estimated net worth is $997,564.

Is Howie Carr Still On Newsmax

In September 2016, Newsmax TV, the pay television channel started simulcasting Howie’s shore.

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