Jillian Smukler joined KEZI 9 News as a weekday morning reporter and weekend producer in July of 2018. She is a graduate of the University of Oregon, majoring in journalism and communications with an emphasis in broadcasting.
While at the University of Oregon, Jillian was the Sports Director for the student-run television program, Duck TV. She was also a sports reporter/producer for UO’s radio station, KWVA 88.1FM.
During college, Jillian interned at KNBC in Los Angeles, where she covered the Dodgers, Rams, Lakers and the 2016 Olympics opening ceremony.
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Police say the shooting took place around 6 p.m. on Sunday on the city's southeast side.
The cremated remains of more than 20 babies that were found on mortuary shelves in Roseburg will be buried on Sunday in a special ceremony.
Marcus Edwards has been a Duck fan his entire life with a goal of one day playing in Autzen Stadium. Unfortunately, that dream was cut short after he learned that he could never play football again.
Officials tell us there was an incident involving four children on the John Serbu campus in Eugene on Saturday.
A Lane County man is being charged with the rape of a child under the age of fourteen.
A lawyer for three teenage girls who say they were sexually abused by their driver's education instructor has filed $6 million in lawsuits against the instructor and Portland Community College.
Authorities say a man who was recently fired from a specialty foods store entered the business on Friday and fatally shot a manager there.
Many University of Oregon students said this new service will be popular because it targets the two main things students look for: price and accessibility.
Officials at Oregon Health & Science University are investigating the placement of a noose found in a secure area of campus
Someone shot a bald eagle to death in western Oregon, and the police want to find out who did it.