Jackie De Tore co-anchors FOX43 News First at 4. You can also catch her business, consumer and breaking news reports on FOX43.

Pennsylvania has been Jackie’s home for a few years. Before coming to Central PA, she was a reporter for WNEP in Scranton. Jackie covered everything from the manhunt for accused cop killer Eric Frien to breaking the biggest real estate fraud investigation in the state.

Prior to working in Pennsylvania, Jackie was an anchor/reporter in Bangor, Maine.

A Long Island, New York native, Jackie graduated from Hofstra University with a degree in Broadcast Journalism. During her senior year, she was ABC’s “On The Red Carpet” journalist at the 84th Annual Academy Awards. Jackie reported from the Oscar’s red carpet and interviewed stars like Meryl Streep, Tina Fey and, her personal favorite, George Clooney. (He called her great. She’s still not over it.)

When she’s not working, you can find Jackie on the couch immersed in a Netflix marathon, attempting to train her rescue dog Shea or hopelessly rooting for her favorite teams: the Mets and Jets.

A social media addict, Jackie loves connecting with viewers on Twitter and Facebook. If you have a story idea or just want to say hello, give her a follow, like or email at jdetore@fox43.com.


Recent Articles
  • FOX43 Finds Out: your coffee choice could be costing you

    YORK, Pa — Iced or Hot? Which ever way you prefer your coffee could be costing you a lot of extra cash. Besides are you really getting the coffee you’re paying for at some chain shops? FOX43 Finds Out puts two of the most popular coffee chains to the test to see which cup of joe gives you more bang for your buck. When it comes to that morning caffeine boost, people can be pretty particular about their choice. Whether […]

  • FOX43 Finds Out: is a doctor’s note enough to say no to a smart meter?

    DOVER, Pa — For Sarah Shepherd, having a smart meter at her home in Dover, York County is a headache. “I talk like this now when I’m home,” she said. She has a traumatic brain injury and says ever since her electric company installed a smart meter near her home, she’s been having intense headaches and has been stuttering. “It’s scary because I have no control of trying to make myself better.” Shepherd told her electric company, Met-Ed, that she […]

  • FOX43 Finds Out: Can you get your money back?

    HARRISBURG, Pa — Mandy Watts and her fiance’ Wyatt are counting down the days until their wedding in September. However, what dress she’ll be wearing when she walks down the aisle is in question. “I don’t think it really set in. There’s no way because I was just joking about this and now here it’s actually happening,” said Watts. Watts bought a dress from Alfred Angelo in Lower Paxton Township, Dauphin County. The total was $1,167.59. It was expected to […]

  • FOX43 Finds Out debunks tech rumors

    LANCASTER, Pa — Stop by a job fair, like one at the Park City Center in Lancaster County and job seekers like Deborah Flint of York will tell you, looking for a job in an online world isn’t easy. “Coming here today in person is something I prefer to do,” Flint says. Online companies get that – which is why some job-searching try to make the process a bit more personal – like allowing you to connect with people who […]

  • FOX43 Finds Out: Railroad crossing controversy

    YORK, Pa — When you approach a railroad crossing, you expect the gates to come down and the signals to light up if a train is coming. What happens when that isn’t the case? FOX43 Finds Out. Linda Valenzuela of York had an interesting point of view at railroad crossing at the intersection of North Belvidere Avenue and Company Street in the city. “Since I was there, I decided to take a video because we do have a lot of […]

  • FOX43 Finds Out: is your credit score going up?

    YORK, Pa — Aiming for 850. It’s a credit score to strive for, but how often should you be checking your score to see where you fall? “Every time there is a hard hit you’re looking at something like 5 points off your score. So you don’t want to do that too aggressively,” said Sean Clark a financial expert at York Independents. He says there are two types of “hits” when it comes to your credit score: a hard hit […]

  • FOX43 Finds Out: Can a commercial access your smart device?

    HARRISBURG, Pa — A 15 second commercial got a lot of attention after a few simple words prompted a smart device to be activated. FOX43 finds out how this all works and if you can stop it. “I’ve got an idea – OK Google, what is the Whopper burger?” Those 7 seconds of a Burger King commercial opened up a whole new way to advertise. OK Google, is the prompt that wakes up a Google Home devices and leads to […]

  • FOX43 Finds Out: Smart meter controversy

    SPRINGETTSBURY TOWNSHIP, YORK COUNTY — The smart meter roll out is happening across central Pennsylvania right now and several people have contacted FOX43 Finds Out to look into the issue. “We were the last people in the neighborhood. We pushed it as far as we could.” Chip Nace’s family has lived in Springettsbury Township, York County for decades. For years, their electricity was read on a mechanical meter like this one. Then, the family started getting letters in the mail […]

  • FOX43 Finds Out: Pet insurance: is it worth your money?

    LANCASTER, Pa — Our four-legged friends are an extension of our human family and just like us, they can rack up a pretty impressive bill when it comes to medical treatment. Veterinarian Bill Lewis sees it every day at his office, the Lincoln Highway Veterinary Clinic in Lancaster. “Knee surgery can cost anywhere between $1,500 to $2,000. Big intestinal surgery can be in the $2,000 range. C-sections can be up there,” said Lewis. In the past decade or so, pet […]