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Emma Jerome

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

Title: Reporter
emmajerome@kezi.com

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

Blue River family loses everything in fire

A little more than a week ago, Shana Jewel lived in Blue River about 5 miles east of Vida in a beautiful riverfront home that is now gone.

Resources available for Archie Creek Fire evacuees

The American Red Cross and other organizations continue to provide resources and assistance to those forced to flee their homes from the Archie Creek Fire.

Fire near Springfield grows to 37,000 acres

The fire is causing road hazards for fire crews and residents who are evacuating.

Trade skills class aims to get high schoolers excited for the future

When a student completes the course, it will also count for four credits at Lane Community College.

Gov. Brown announces plan to end violence, protect free speech in Portland

The plan involves all levels of law enforcement.

Firefighters use boats to reach fire near Sweet Home

Oregon Department of Forestry firefighters used boats to reach a wildfire burning on a roadless peninsula near Sweet Home Saturday.

OHA: 269 new cases, 4 deaths

The deaths include a 70-year-old Douglas County woman, whose death was announced by OHA Sunday.

Trio of deadly roads sparks concern in Lane County

The sheer number of wrecks is telling enough.

Major theaters reopen with restrictions

It's a luxury some said they didn't realize they'd miss.

COVID-19 'long hauler' shares struggle with long-lasting effects

KEZI 9 News talked to former Marist Catholic High School runner Natalie Hakala who two months later is still dealing with the aftereffects of COVID-19.

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Data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 30801

Reported Deaths: 526
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