Jessica Debbas

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Name: Jessica Debbas
Date registered: April 16, 2012

Biography

Jessica joined the KEZI 9 evening news team as a reporter in February 2011. Jessica comes to Eugene from Bozeman, Montana where she was a reporter and anchor for KTVM/NBC Montana. She received her B.A. in Journalism from San Diego State University in 2008. In San Diego she interned at KUSI News. After graduation she moved to Seattle and worked as a news assistant for CBS affiliate KIRO 7, where she fell in love with the Northwest and is thrilled to be back. Jessica grew up in Carlsbad, California. Even though San Diego will always be home, she is excited for new adventures in Oregon.

Latest posts

  1. Papa Murphy’s Robbery Suspect Arrested — September 27, 2014
  2. Sheriff’s Office Investigates Mail Theft — September 26, 2014
  3. Parkinson’s Walk Promotes Support — September 26, 2014
  4. Crews Clean Up Flood Damage at VA — September 25, 2014
  5. Shots Fired in Cottage Grove — September 20, 2014

Most commented posts

  1. Driver Claims Self-Defense in Shooting — 16 comments
  2. Students Protest Zimmerman Verdict — 12 comments
  3. Friends Remember Train Accident Victim — 12 comments
  4. Elderly Woman Dies in Springfield Crash — 9 comments
  5. Coping with the Stanford Loss — 8 comments

Author's posts listings

Papa Murphy’s Robbery Suspect Arrested

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Police caught the man suspected of robbing a pizza shop in Corvallis on Tuesday. Kenneth Starr, 35, of Corvallis, is accused of pointing a gun at an employee and demanding cash at the Papa Murphy’s on NW Circle Blvd. No one was hurt. Police say Starr had a vehicle matching the one … Continue reading »

Sheriff’s Office Investigates Mail Theft

EUGENE, Ore. — The Lane County Sheriff’s Office is warning residents to watch out for mail thieves. It’s not just one area affected. Deputies say the crime is widespread. In the last few weeks, there have been about six cases from River Road to Lorane Highway. And those are just people who know they are … Continue reading »

Parkinson’s Walk Promotes Support

EUGENE, Ore. — About 1,800 people live with Parkinson’s disease in Lane County. And for patients and their loved ones dealing with the disease, they say community support is crucial. A couple of years ago Parkinson’s Resource of Oregon opened a part-time office in Eugene.┬áPatients who use it say it’s a godsend. But to keep … Continue reading »

Crews Clean Up Flood Damage at VA

ROSEBURG, Ore. — The VA hospital in Roseburg is back to its normal operations after Wednesday’s record rainfall made an unwelcome entrance inside its facilities. The flooding started at a construction project connected to the VA emergency room. Crews are building a second floor to the ER. The temporary structure couldn’t handle Wednesday’s record rainfall. … Continue reading »

Shots Fired in Cottage Grove

COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. — Multiple agencies are investigating an officer-involved shooting in Cottage Grove. Cottage Grove Police, Oregon State Police, Lane County Sheriff’s Office, Eugene Police and the district attorney were some of the agencies on the scene around Quincy Avenue and Highway 99 Saturday night. Investigators say shots were fired sometime after 8 p.m. … Continue reading »

Broken Pipe Blamed for Pool Closure

EUGENE, Ore. — The Amazon Pool will be closed for at least two days because of a broken pipe. Pool staff encourage swimmers to use the Sheldon Pool at 2443 Willakenzie Dr. The Breakout Swim Clinic scheduled for Sunday will be held at the Sheldon Pool.

Family Suspects Watermelon as Culprit

LEBANON, Ore. — The family of an Oregon girl who died from E. coli believes the infection could be traced back to watermelon. While that hasn’t been confirmed, there are things you can do to protect yourself. Serena Profitt and two other children got sick after they reportedly ate watermelon from a Lebanon Walmart. Health … Continue reading »

Donations Pour in for Boles Fire Victims

EUGENE, Ore. — Sometimes when you watch the news and see destruction in another part of the country, you feel helpless. But Jessica and Will Hammond didn’t let the distance keep them from bringing assistance to Weed, California. Walmart’s overflow parking lot spilled over with something other than cars Friday morning. The Hammonds didn’t even … Continue reading »

Eugene-Springfield Marathon May 2015

EUGENE, Ore. — You can’t have too many races in Eugene. That’s according to a group of experienced runners who are kicking off a new marathon. The Eugene-Springfield Marathon will run through northeast Eugene, Hayden Bridge, along the McKenzie and Willamette River and beyond. The goal is to give Boston Marathon hopefuls a chance to … Continue reading »

Woman Accused of Faking Cancer Arrested

ROSEBURG, Ore. — A Sutherlin woman who was accused of theft last year, after she allegedly lied about having cancer, is back in jail. Roseburg Police took Kendra Fain, 26, into custody on Friday. Officers say she had a warrant out for her arrest. The watch commander Saturday morning didn’t know the details as to … Continue reading »

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