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Matt Templeman

Matt Templeman is one of the most experienced and knowledgeable local news anchors in Western Oregon.

Title: Anchor

Matt Templeman is one of the most experienced and knowledgeable local news anchors in Western Oregon. Broadcasting throughout this community for more than twenty years. Matt anchors KEZI 9 News every weeknight at 5:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.

Matt earned his Broadcast Communications degree from Washington State University, and began working in television as a sports reporter in Kennewick, Washington. He came to the KEZI 9 News team initially in 1993 as a sports reporter/anchor. He moved from the sports department to news in 1996, and in 1999, left for Spokane, Washington, where he began anchoring alongside Renee McCullough. In 2003, Matt came back to the Eugene/Springfield area as a news anchor, and most recently returned to the KEZI 9 News team to anchor the early evening newscasts with Renee.

Matt is involved in several local non-profit organizations including the Alzheimer’s Association, Pearl Buck Center, hosting numerous fundraisers for these groups over the years.

Matt and his wife have been married since 1995 and have three boys, Spencer, Avery, and Tate.

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Recent Posts by Matt Templeman

Fundraiser to help Harrisburg teenager hit by suspected drunk driver

Deputies say the driver who hit Jimmy Holland was drunk.

Destination Oregon! More people are moving to the Beaver State

A new study shows Oregon is a popular landing spot for family and lifestyle reasons.

Pair accused of stealing Springfield packages

An alert neighbor called police after seeing the man and woman riding bikes while carrying Amazon boxes.

Loggers find dog belonging to missing Azalea man

A search of the area led to the missing man's truck but no sign of Terry Dodds.

One killed in house fire in Toledo

Investigators have not identified the adult found inside the Toledo home.

Man accused of offering teenage girl money for sex

Police say the man contacted the teen through a Craigslist ad related to babysitting.

Suspicious device forces evacuation of LTD bus station in Eugene

UPDATE: The bomb squad has given the all clear.

Special Report: Requesting Backup

On Monday, 13 new officers began their training -- an 18-month process.

Deadline approaching for 20 Under 40 Awards nominations

Each year the best and brightest young professionals in Eugene and Springfield are recognized for their accomplishments.

Uber to begin service in Eugene on September 6

The rideshare service will host a number of driver information sessions before launching.

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