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Evita Garza

Evita Garza joined the KEZI 9 News team as a news reporter in June 2019.

Title: Reporter
evitagarza@kezi.com

Evita Garza joined the KEZI 9 News team as a news reporter in June 2019.

Evita was born and raised in Portland, graduating from the University of Oregon with a degree in Broadcast Journalism. While in school, Evita interned at KOIN 6 News, the CBS affiliate in Portland. She also reported and produced for UO’s student-run broadcasts, Duck TV News and Oregon News.

An Oregon native, Evita is excited to be telling stories in her home state.
When she’s not chasing stories, Evita loves trying new foods, movies and hanging out with her dog.

Have a news tip? Evita wants to hear from you! Email her at: evitagarza@kezi.com. You can also follow Evita on Twitter.

Recent Posts by Evita Garza

Highway 138 business reopens after lifted evacuations

The Idleyld Trading Post and Deli in Idleyld Park reopened their doors Saturday after being evacuated for two weeks.

Timber companies step up to battle Archie Creek Fire

Lone Rock Resources, based in Roseburg, sent 50 of their operational employees to fight the fire when it started last Tuesday.

Staff devastated by loss of Rock Creek fish hatchery

Officials said 700 adult fish have been saved.

Storms could bring needed rain and new hazards to Archie Creek firefighters

Officials said fire activity picked up Wednesday in the east and south east part of the fire.

Community steps up to help evacuees of Archie Creek Fire

As the Archie Creek Fire continues to burn and evacuees try to figure out their next move, the community is stepping in to help.

Latest on the Archie Creek Fire

Here's what to know.

Archie Creek Fire now at 115,000

The fire merged with the Star Mountain Fire.

Star Mountain Fire burning near Glide

The fire has sparked Level 2 and 3 evacuation orders.

Sutherlin woman granted clemency 16 years after murdering nephew

In 2004, Rebecca Machain, then 15, was accused of shooting and killing her nephew at their home.

Red, white and blue road stripes spark debate in Myrtle Creek

An attempt to bring positivity to the community could be a liability risk for the city.

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