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Jacob Roberts

Jacob Roberts joined KEZI 9 News This Morning as a news reporter in November of 2019.

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jacobroberts@kezi.com

Jacob Roberts joined KEZI 9 News This Morning as a news reporter in November of 2019.

Jacob was born and raised in Portland, graduating from the University of Portland with a degree in communication. Jacob comes to KEZI 9 News after several years at the Montana Television Network, a CBS-affiliate station group, where he worked as a morning anchor and reporter. Before that, Jacob was an intern at KDRV in Medford and wrote for the University of Portland’s student newspaper, The Beacon.

Growing up in the Pacific Northwest, Jacob is no stranger to the outdoors. He enjoys spending the weekends camping and skiing on Mount Hood with his family.

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

Recent Posts by Jacob Roberts

Archie Creek Fire containment grows to 10%

There will also be a private meeting for landowners to learn about the status of their properties.

Visitors flock to Oregon coast for holiday weekend

Crowds of visitors took to Oregon’s coastal towns and beaches Saturday

PeaceHealth doctor urges public to get flu vaccine

Area healthcare providers are urging everyone to get a flu vaccine this year, as concerns about treating both flu patients and COVID-19 patients grow.

Progress being made in California, Oregon firefighters say

The Office of the State Fire Marshal said Saturday progress is being made on a large complex of fires burning in northern California, thanks in part to help provided by Oregon firefighters.

Police: Send us your surveillance videos to help find Ava Carey

Law enforcement held a press conference Friday asking the public for more tips.

'I think we're going to make it,' Recall Kate Brown organizer says

Republican leaders say a petition to recall Gov. Kate Brown from office has crossed an important threshold.

Victim of assault, bias crime in Eugene shares story

The bias crime happened at Sizzle Pie in downtown Eugene on Dec. 15 2019.

Springfield schools begin installing air purifiers

The goal is to have every school outfitted with the new purifiers by Sept. 13.

Lane County crews en route to help with California wildfires

Crews from seven fire departments in Lane County shipped out early Thursday morning to make the nine-hour drive to Napa, California to assist the state in fighting increasingly dangerous wildfires.

Lebanon man gets 17 years for child sex abuse

A Lebanon man was sentenced to 17 years in prison this month after he was convicted on two counts of sex abuse.

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