Travis Andersen

Andersen is a breaking news reporter for the Metro section. He previously worked as a freelance writer for and a reporter for the Associated Press. A graduate of Kenyon College, he also earned a master’s in journalism from Boston University.

Latest stories

Wenham cops hunting knife-wielding repeat robbers

By , Globe Staff

Wenham police are searching for two men who robbed a convenience store at knifepoint in the leafy town over the weekend.

Lawrence Catholic school administrator fired for alleged inappropriate behavior

By , Globe Staff

The firing of Andrew Nikonchuk was announced in a letter to school alumni.

Mass. cities hail ruling blocking sanctuary city retaliation

By , Globe Staff

A federal judge temporarily blocked President Trump’s plan to hold back funds from cities that limit cooperation with immigration authorities.

Feds give Mass. nearly $12 million to fight opioid abuse

By and Jacob Geanous , Globe Staff and Globe correspondent

The grant will support treatment and recovery programs, including initiatives to help at-risk women and soon-to-be released inmates.