Kennedy Dendy

Kennedy Dendy joined the KEZI 9 News team as a news reporter in January 2020.

Title: Reporter
kennedydendy@kezi.com

Kennedy Dendy joined the KEZI 9 News team as a news reporter in January 2020. Before KEZI 9 News, she interned at CBS This Morning in New York City. Working with the features team, Kennedy produced a variety of daily content.

Kennedy graduated from Baylor University with a degree in journalism. While at Baylor, she worked as a reporter, anchor and executive producer for Lariat TV News, where she covered many stories, including the controversial Shawn Oakman trial and acquittal.

Kennedy was born and raised in Texas and is looking forward to telling western Oregon’s stories. When she’s not covering the news, Kennedy loves to watch movies, play tennis and find new restaurants to try.

Have a story idea? Email Kennedy at kennedydendy@kezi.com. You can also follow her on Facebook or Twitter.

Recent Posts by Kennedy Dendy

Lane County looks to phase two after governor lays out plans

Counties are eligible to reopen in phase two on Friday if given approval.

Five Guys among local businesses to reopen soon after riot

At the property at 7th Avenue and Washington Street alone, more than half a million dollars in damage was done.

'I'm blessed': Eugene business owner grateful for support after looting

KEZI 9 News is told that at the property at 7th Avenue and Washington Street alone over half a million dollars in damage was done.

Local businesses take steps to rebuild after destruction

Richmond said this is a time for the community to come together, and he and his team are committed and prepared to serve.

Local businesses grasp aftermath of Eugene riot

Looting and vandalism left many owners feeling helpless, as they noticed the various levels of destruction.

Are we ready for phase two? It’s too soon to tell, officials say

There is good news: the county is down to zero hospitalizations from COVID-19 and protective gear is in good supply.

Community finds new ways to honor fallen heroes on Memorial Day

Around 300 flags were put out on veterans’ lots and graves.

Memorial Day celebrations adjust to keep community safe during the pandemic

Across Lane County, many have already begun gearing up for Memorial Day celebrations.

LTD continues to assess budget shortfalls

Walsh said that the district relies on employer and employee payroll taxes to fund their budget.

4J latest district to weigh furlough days

Parents are reacting after many districts have already approved furlough days through the rest of the school year.

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