Jennifer Richardson

Author's details

Name: Jennifer Richardson
Date registered: April 16, 2012

Biography

Jennifer Richardson joined the KEZI 9 News Team in January of 2012. She graduated from the Annenberg School of Communication at The University Of Southern California with a degree in Broadcast Journalism. Jennifer got her start in Tucson, Arizona as an assignment editor at KOLD. She then moved on to Pittsburg, Kansas where she was a general assignment reporter for three and a half years at KOAM/KFJX Jennifer was then hired on at KOLR/KSFX in Springfield, Missouri as the weekend anchor and general assignment reporter where she remained for another three and a half years. During her time in the Midwest she covered everything from murders and politics to features and most recently the aftermath of an EF5 tornado that hit Joplin. Jennifer recently married KEZI 9 News’ Brian Richardson, on September 3rd in Gilroy, California. They met while reporting together in Missouri. Jennifer grew up in California and they are happy to have found their way to this coast for a brand new adventure.

Latest posts

  1. Police Respond to Road Rage Incident — February 27, 2015
  2. Local Volunteers Feeding the Need — February 25, 2015
  3. Community Icon Passes Away — February 23, 2015
  4. A Life That Lit Up the Sky — February 18, 2015
  5. RV Industry Back from the Brink — February 12, 2015

Most commented posts

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Author's posts listings

Police Respond to Road Rage Incident

EUGENE, Ore. — Police responded to a road rage incident Friday morning. The confrontation involved two men. At one point, on Beltline Highway, the two cars came in contact with each other, and one driver even displayed a hatchet. EPD says luckily no one was hurt but that road rage incidents like this one can … Continue reading »

Local Volunteers Feeding the Need

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — For a number of years, local volunteers have dedicated their time one night a week to offer a community dinner. Volunteers at the Ebbert Memorial United Methodist Church are feeding more than just the hunger of the stomach. The volunteers are giving some who may not have it a sense of community. Every … Continue reading »

Community Icon Passes Away

EUGENE, Ore. — Last week KEZI 9 News brought you the story of Mike “Boom Boom” Nohrenberg and how he was in the final stages of cancer. Mike was diagnosed with bladder cancer in 2006 and fought hard. About three weeks ago, his loved ones learned the cancer spread. It was at Stage Four, and … Continue reading »

A Life That Lit Up the Sky

EUGENE, Ore. — A community icon who has added sparkle to the lives of those living in Western Oregon for decades is losing his battle with cancer. KEZI 9 News sat down with Mike “Boom Boom” Nohrenberg to reflect on his life of community service and love. Most people know Mike because of his involvement … Continue reading »

RV Industry Back from the Brink

COBURG, Ore. — We’re all looking for signs that the economy is getting better. The RV industry might just offer us a little insight into the future. Some will tell you there’s no better way to cruise the country than in an RV. Whether you’re hitting the highway with your family or friends, the open … Continue reading »

Making a Difference: Feeding the Hungry

EUGENE, Ore. — There are a number of people who go hungry every day in our community, but it would seem some people are trying to stop that problem. A local restaurant owner is doing her part to help those down on their luck. She caught our eye and is this week’s difference maker. Don … Continue reading »

Board Votes to Put Measure on Ballot

YONCALLA, Ore. — The Yoncalla School District voted to put a school bond measure on the November ballot. The school district says that would help to fund the rebuilding of a new high school to the tune of $12 million. At this point the board is looking at a 30-year bond. That’s $2.98 per thousand … Continue reading »

UO Document Deadline Passes

EUGENE, Ore. — The deadline has passed and the University of Oregon says the professor who received the documents has not returned them. To recap, two UO staff members were put on administrative leave after those employees released 22,000 pages of uncensored documents to that professor. The university says it doesn’t have a reason to … Continue reading »

Anchor Moms: The First Birthday

EUGENE, Ore. — Man, how first birthday parties have changed over the years. “It’s all about the tutus and smash cakes,” said my mom Julie Denman. Yes, it would seem our need to celebrate that iconic first birthday has grown over the years. I think for most parents it is a celebration of something bigger, basically the … Continue reading »

Making a Difference: Life-Saving Lessons

EUGENE, Ore. — One look at Sean Mondragon, a 44-year-old PE instructor at Lane Community College, and you’d probably say he’s in good health. But about two weeks ago, his relationship with his daughter was put to the ultimate test. “It was pretty scary,” said Sean’s daughter Sophia Mondragon. Just after Christmas, Mondragon’s wife awoke … Continue reading »

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