Jennifer Dowling is a reporter for KOIN 6 News. Previously, Dowling worked on the investigative “Problem Solvers” team for FOX 17 in Grand Rapids, Michigan. She also served as a lead anchor and reporter in Lansing, Michigan and in the Black Hills of Rapid City, South Dakota.
An award-winning journalist, Dowling won an Emmy for her work during an outbreak of late November storms. She also received an Emmy nomination for environmental reporting and an Associated Press Award for Investigative Journalism.
Dowling has traveled to cover and investigate a wide range of breaking news and other historic events. Her other journalistic credits include interviewing President Obama on the campaign trail, covering one of the largest mass shootings in Michigan history and exposing a number of issues important to the public, including the formation of a political action committee linked to influencing the spending of public funds.
Dowling earned a bachelor’s of science degree in journalism and a bachelor’s of science degree in business from Central Michigan University.
In her spare time, she enjoys exploring natural areas and hiking trails, playing bass guitar, spending time at the beach or lakefront and writing fiction and nonfiction.
She looks forward to continuing to bring you quality reports on the issues that are important to Oregon and Washington State.