Emma Jerome

Emma Jerome joined KEZI 9 News as a news reporter in January 2019.

Title: Reporter

Emma Jerome joined KEZI 9 News as a news reporter in January 2019.

A proud Coug, Emma graduated from Washington State University with degrees in broadcast news and Spanish. While at Washington State, Emma reported and produced for Murrow News 8. In 2018, Emma also interned in the news department at KHQ 6, Spokane’s NBC affiliate. Previously, Emma was executive producer for Cable 8 Productions, producing local programming on campus at WSU.

Born and raised in the Seattle area, Emma loves the Pacific Northwest and says she has coffee coursing through her veins. You can follow Emma on Facebook and Twitter, or send her a story idea at emmajerome@kezi.com.

Recent Posts by Emma Jerome

2nd suicide at Eugene parking garage sheds light on need for prevention

Roger Brubaker, the suicide prevention coordinator for Lane County Public Health, said prevention and intervention are what we can actively do to keep these tragic deaths from happening.

Sweet Cheeks Winery hosts VW Show and Shine

This is the first time the winery has hosted this event, but those who showed up and showed off their vintage wheels say that they have events all the time.

Oregon Country Fair breaks attendance records

As of 4 P.M. Sunday the weekend attendance totaled 58,330, their largest attendance since the 1980's.

McKenzie River Lavender hosts 11th annual Lavender Festival

The festival goes until Sunday and begins at 11 A.M.

Cigarette likely cause of fire at Eugene home, officials say

Firefighters were also able to salvage some personal photos belonging to the man living in the home and return them to him.

Oregon Country Fair to attract record crowds

Shelby Zamboni is a longtime fairgoer and vendor who says the community they create is like no other.

Study: Veterinarians dying by suicide at alarming rate

In January, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a study that found suicide rates in veterinarians are much higher compared to the general population.

Woman cited after string of break-ins near Autzen Stadium

Police said Misty Bayer, 38, broke into two apartments at the Chase Village complex in Eugene.

Pay gap conversation continues following USWNT win

In 2016, five members of the USWNT filed a complaint with the U.S. soccer federation with the equal employment opportunity commission citing a nearly $20 million gap.

Car catches fire off Green Acres Road in Eugene

The fire spread to the two neighboring cars causing damage.

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