Matt Templeman

Matt Templeman is one of the most experienced and knowledgeable local news anchors in Western Oregon.

Title: Anchor
matttempleman@kezi.com

Matt Templeman is one of the most experienced and knowledgeable local news anchors in Western Oregon. Broadcasting throughout this community for more than twenty years. Matt anchors KEZI 9 News every weeknight at 5:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.

Matt earned his Broadcast Communications degree from Washington State University, and began working in television as a sports reporter in Kennewick, Washington. He came to the KEZI 9 News team initially in 1993 as a sports reporter/anchor. He moved from the sports department to news in 1996, and in 1999, left for Spokane, Washington, where he began anchoring alongside Renee McCullough. In 2003, Matt came back to the Eugene/Springfield area as a news anchor, and most recently returned to the KEZI 9 News team to anchor the early evening newscasts with Renee.

Matt is involved in several local non-profit organizations including the Alzheimer’s Association, Pearl Buck Center, hosting numerous fundraisers for these groups over the years.

Matt and his wife have been married since 1995 and have three boys, Spencer, Avery, and Tate.

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Recent Posts by Matt Templeman

Eugene police seek help identifying assault suspects from May riot

Investigators say the assault happened during rioting and looting on May 29.

UPDATE: Missing foster child believed to be in danger found

The 12-year-old ran away from a children's care facility in Corvallis.

Father mourns loss of teens killed in crash near Brownsville

Jim Simonis is by his youngest daughter's side as she recovers.

Dead whale washes up on Florence beach

State officials urge sight-seers to stay away.

Special Report: Kendra's Story

After 20 years living with a secret, golfer Kendra Little is playing a new course.

3 mobile homes destroyed in Goshen fire

The first call came in a few minutes before noon on Thursday.

Lane County deputies search for shooting suspect

Detectives say Gene Manuel Joseph is considered to be armed and dangerous.

One dead after crash near Brownsville

Wreck involves log truck and one other vehicle

Man dies in ODOT mowing accident near Tenmile

Oregon Department of Transportation crews reported the emergency at about 9:15, near milepost 59.

Special Report: Mayor Lucy Vinis talks homeless crisis in Eugene

It seems Eugene’s homeless are everywhere you look, and many are wondering: does Eugene have a solution?

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Data is updated nightly.

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