Jackie anchors FOX43 News First at 4 and 5. You can also catch her investigative “FOX43 Finds Out” consumer reports airing on Wednesday nights during FOX43 news at 10.

Pennsylvania has been Jackie’s home a while. 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 Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. 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
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    You may dread taking a look at your heating bill in the winter because we know when the temperatures drop, your bill likely goes up. In Pennsylvania, we can shop around to save a few bucks. The Pennsylvania Utility Commission runs two websites that allow people to save some money on energy bills in just a few minutes. According to the PUC, only 3 in 10 people in the commonwealth are currently doing this. “When we see the increase in […]

  • FOX43 Finds Out: How to spot a fake utility worker

    HARRISBURG, Pa — Pennsylvania Utility Commission Chairman Gladys Brown Dutrieuille gives some advice on how to avoid scammers posing as utility workers. Here are some of the top tips: – If you have someone doing door-to-door marketing, they have should have a picture ID and the name of their company. – If someone is calling you on the phone saying your bill could be lowered, it may not be a scam.  Legitimate suppliers may also call you, but before you […]

  • New Pennsylvania laws for 2020

    With the new year, comes new laws. Several laws in Pennsylvania will go into effect in 2020. Here are some that may impact you: Voting in Pennsylvania will change a bit this year Act 77 goes into effect during the April primaries. PA voters will no longer be able vote a straight-ticket for a political party. That’s when someone can vote for everyone in a single political party with just one button. You can still vote for everyone in a […]

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  • FOX43 Finds Out: Lawsuit denied because of legal loophole

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