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. Nonprofit Founder Making A Difference — November 17, 2014
  2. Mentors Help Local Foster Children — November 10, 2014
  3. Your Voice, Your Vote: Measure 91 — October 30, 2014
  4. Dancers Rise from the Dead — October 10, 2014
  5. Local Woman Makes a Difference with Kids — October 8, 2014

Most commented posts

  1. Sheriffs Speak Out About Gun Control — 16 comments
  2. Family Seeking Bone Marrow Donor — 13 comments
  3. Tri-City Man Accused in Murders — 12 comments
  4. Family Navigates Russian Adoption Ban — 8 comments

Author's posts listings

UO Law Finishes Summer Sports Institute

EUGENE, Ore. — The University of Oregon just wrapped up a first of its kind summer institute dedicated to sports law. It’s an effort to marry sports and education in Eugene. Over the last five weeks, students from all over the country from different colleges, got to hear from some of the best in the … Continue reading »

Mentoring at the Boys and Girls Club

EUGENE, Ore. — It’s a beautiful summer day–perfect for some bobble ball. Scott Carney just found out he’s been matched with 10-year-old Damien Gilstrap-Russell. He’ll be mentoring him on school and family issues, coupled with some fun. “I wanted to get involved with mentoring because there are a lot of kids here, but some of … Continue reading »

Goshen Fire Chief Faces Scrutiny

GOSHEN, Ore. — There’s a feud between volunteer firefighters and their chief in Goshen. The Goshen Volunteer Firefighters Association wrote a letter to its board, requesting a third party to mediate and investigate the situation. The special district’s association of Oregon spoke with firefighters this week, but the fire chief in Goshen says he didn’t … Continue reading »

Local Group Collecting School Supplies

EUGENE, Ore. — The list of supplies kids need when they go back to school continues to grow, and for many families it’s money they just don’t have. That’s why the Boys and Girls Club is looking to collect items for its families. Of the 950 kids at the Boys and Girls Club, 84 percent … Continue reading »

$20,000 Raised for Kilcullen Project

EUGENE, Ore. — The final tally is in for this weekend’s fundraisers in honor of fallen Eugene Police Officer Chris Kilcullen. They brought in $20,000. Organizers took a chance by adding a classic car cruise on Saturday. Because the scholarship is fully funded, this money will go to four nonprofits that hold special meaning to … Continue reading »

Making a Difference: Jackson Vaughn

EUGENE, Ore. — Summer at the Boys & Girls Club of Emerald Valley is a very busy time, and the need for mentors is growing. This week we introduce you to a match made stronger through athletics, and a young boy just hoping a mentor will make his life’s storyline a little better. Former University … Continue reading »

Residents React to Evacuations

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Some home and business owners near the Springfield mill fire were placed under a mandatory evacuation for about two hours as fire crews battled the fire. Most got a call on their phones telling them to evacuate. Others had police officers come to their doors. And all would agree it was a … Continue reading »

Service Dog Complaint to go Before Judge

EUGENE, Ore. —  A local woman says she was asked to leave a local business because her service dogs were not allowed inside. Now, more than a year later, her complaint will go before a judge. Michel Hilt-Hayden says she is a person with disabilities whose rights to public access were denied. The complaint says … Continue reading »

Bohemia Mining Days Gets Ready to Open

COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. — If you’re looking to take a trip back in time, there’s a living history festival taking shape in Lane County. Organizers are putting the final touches on Bohemia Mining Days in Cottage Grove. It starts Thursday at 4 p.m. The theme this year is Swindlers, Scoundrels, Liars and Cheats. Organizers were … Continue reading »

Chris Kilcullen Fundraising Weekend

EUGENE, Ore. — The wife of a fallen Eugene police officer is gearing up for a major fundraiser in honor of her husband. And this year, the one-day event has turned into two. This will be the fourth year for the motorcycle ride, scheduled for the weekend of July 26. Because the Chris Kilcullen Memorial … Continue reading »

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