Nick McGill is a Reporter for Fox59. He joined our team in October of 2016
Nick comes to us after spending two years out west, where he was a reporter with KUSA-TV in Denver. He credits his time there for helping develop his passion for storytelling.
Before that he spent two years at the NBC affiliate in Toledo.
A native of Chicago, Nick is no Stranger to Indiana. He graduated in 2012 from Saint Joseph’s College in Rensselaer, where he studied Mass Communication and Political Science.
When not at work you can usually find Nick out on the golf course or at a brewery or restaurant where he loves trying new local fare.
Feel free to drop him a line on Twitter at @NickMcGilltv or at nmcgill@fox59.com


Recent Articles
  • ‘It’s ours, we can play baseball’: Greenfield dad builds son’s youth league team their own field

    GREENFIELD, Ind. — Baseball is a sport passed down from father to son. But for one Greenfield father, the tradition of sharing the game has gone a step further. Three years ago, Adam Wahl had grown tired of the lack of practice time his son’s youth league team was getting on local baseball fields. The large number of teams in the area also caused the quality of the available fields to be less than optimal. Wahl decided to take things […]

  • Concerns over coyotes growing in Noblesville neighborhood

    NOBLESVILLE, Ind.  — Concerns in a Noblesville neighborhood are growing after fears a coyote may have killed a homeowner’s dog. A woman living in Noblesville’s Lochaven neighborhood posted in the Nextdoor app that coyotes mauled and killed her dog. The revelation prompted many responses from neighbors remarking on sightings and frequent close calls with coyotes. “You hear of people seeing them often. Personally, I would never let my dog outside by itself,” Lisa Evans said. In parts of the neighborhood […]

  • IN Focus: VP Pence meets with state police to discuss red flag laws

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Vice President Mike Pence believes Indiana’s red flag law could be used as a potential blueprint for similar laws across the country. The VP held a roundtable discussion over red flag laws Wednesday with various Indiana law enforcement officials. The discussion was part of a conversation Pence says the Trump administration is engaging in to help prevent tragedies like the mass shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio. “I’m here to listen and to carry back […]

  • Softening hearts: Prisoners in Pendleton act as caretakers for shelter cats

    PENDLETON, Ind. – Offenders at the Pendleton Correctional Facility are serving as caretakers for shelter cats. Since 2015, Pendleton Correctional has been operating the Felines and Offenders Rehabilitation with Affection, Reformation and Dedication (F.O.R.W.A.R.D) program. The program is part of a partnership with the Animal Protection League. Currently the inmates, who are behind bars for a variety of crimes including murder, are caring for 27 of the APL’s cats. The hope is that one day the cats will be adopted […]

  • Pence: Indiana’s red flag law could serve as blueprint for the rest of the country

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Vice President Mike Pence believes Indiana’s red flag law could be used as a potential blueprint for similar laws across the country. The VP held a roundtable discussion over red flag laws Wednesday with various Indiana law enforcement officials. The discussion was part of a conversation Pence says the Trump administration is engaging in to help prevent tragedies like the mass shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio. “I’m here to listen and to carry back […]

  • IN Focus: Parents call for new gun laws following string of school incidents

    NOBLESVILLE, Ind. — A group of Noblesville parents is calling on lawmakers to take action after five gun incidents occurred on or near central Indiana school grounds in less than two weeks. A 16-year-old is facing charges after he brought a loaded gun to Lawrence Central High School on Aug. 15.  And a 15-year-old boy has also been charged after police said he was carrying a loaded gun across the street from Muncie Central High School. Three other incidents happened at Arsenal Tech, Ben Davis, and North […]

  • Residents of Indianapolis mobile home park devastated after eviction: ‘I’m losing my home’

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Residents of an Indianapolis mobile home park say they’ve been left in a bad situation after being told they need to pack up their things and leave. Those who live at the I-70 Mobile Home Park say they were given a notice Wednesday, alerting them that the owners would be shutting the park down. The notice describes a $100,000 payment for sewage system repairs that the owners can’t afford. It then tells the residents they have 60 […]

  • Parents call for new gun laws following string of school incidents

    NOBLESVILLE, Ind. — A group of Noblesville parents is calling on lawmakers to take action after five gun incidents occurred on or near central Indiana school grounds in less than two weeks. A 16-year-old is facing charges after he brought a loaded gun to Lawrence Central High School on Aug. 15.  And a 15-year-old boy has also been charged after police said he was carrying a loaded gun across the street from Muncie Central High School. Three other incidents happened […]

  • Behind the Badge: Lawrence police officer adopts dog he rescued on ‘Live PD’

    LAWRENCE, Ind. — They say dogs are man’s best friend. For Lawrence Police Department patrolman Stuart Bishop, his dog Rizzo is also one of his favorite stories. In May, Bishop, who is a part of the crew being followed by the A&E show Live PD, was called to a residence for a report of an abandoned dog tied to a fence. When he arrived, he found a young Husky tied to a fence with less than two feet of cord. […]

  • Indianapolis family calls for end to violence after 20-year-old son murdered at block party

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — “He deserved better.” That was the message Wednesday night as dozens of community members gathered to remember a young man shot and killed over the weekend. Witnesses say 20-year-old Marquis Quinn was sitting inside a car at a block party Sunday near 25th and Hillside when someone opened fire on a crowd of hundreds of people. Marquis was shot, and he later died at the hospital. “Knowing your child ain’t never, ever coming home again. That alone […]

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