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Jackie De Tore co-anchors FOX43 News First at 4. You can also catch her investigative “FOX43 Finds Out” consumer reports airing on Wednesday night during FOX43 news at 10. If you ever need information about a recall, a scam or anything in between – watch Jackie on FOX43 News at 5 with the latest consumer news. She’s also the host of “De Tore’s DIY” which airs right here on on Tuesday nights.

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 Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. If you have a story idea or just want to say hello, give her a follow, like or email at

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  • FOX43 Finds Out: Putting at home DNA kits to the test

    YORK TOWNSHIP, PA  — Jason and Justin Baughman have lived as identical twins for almost 30 years, matching outfits and all. “When I look at our baby pictures I can`t tell who`s who. I have no idea. Our mom had to paint our finger nails and toe nails or something,” said Jason. They seemed like the perfect pair to test different at home DNA kits to see if they really are accurate. Because technically – identical twins should have identical DNA, […]

  • FOX43 Finds Out: Getting your money back

    RED LION, Pa — James Pianowski has heard a recorded message from Samsung dozens of times. “Probably ranges from anywhere from 30-40 phone calls from me to them,” said Pianowski. The man from York County says he has had to call Samsung`s customer service line a lot over the past year because of his Samsung Tablet S3. “The tablet would start to freeze up where the screen would go blank and nothing would work.” He has all of the documentation […]

  • De Tore’s DIY: Own your next tailgate with beer can chicken

    DE TORE’S DIY: Own your next tailgate with beer can chicken. Harry from Olivia’s joins Jackie De Tore for this week’s DIY. Recipe: Rub: 2 Tbsp Old Bay 1 Tbsp granulated garlic 1 tsp Chili Powder 1 tsp Smoked Paprika 1 Tbsp Black pepper 1 Tbsp Kosher Salt 1/2 tsp cumin 2 tsp freshly chopped rosemary 1 tsp parsley 1/2 cup Brown Sugar Paste: 1/2 cup Softened butter 1 Tbsp chicken base 2 Tbsp freshly chopped garlic 1 Tbsp Chipotle puree 2 Tbsp lime zest Pre-heat oven or grill […]

  • FOX43 Finds Out: Avoiding Scams After Flooding

    YORK, Pa — Basements are still drying out after flooding in parts of central Pennsylvania and while people are waiting on repairs, experts want to make sure those people are not getting scammed. “I would say the majority of people I`ve spoken to have never had water damage before.” Steve Horning is an insurance agent with State Farm. He says most homeowner and renter insurance policies typically do not cover flood damage, meaning a lot of the repairs may have […]

  • FOX43 Finds Out: A warning for homeowners

    A realtor in York has a new warning for new homeowners. “As soon as you sign your name to buy a home, it`s Guaranteed you`re going to be getting at least one to half a dozen pieces of mail that are looking for you to spend money where you shouldn`t be,” said Adam McCallister, a realtor with McCallister & Myers Real Estate Services in York. He says clients tell him all the time about mail or emails they get shortly after […]

  • De Tore’s DIY: Popsicles with a punch

    DE TORE’S DIY: Popsicles with a punch. Jackie De Tore and Adrienne Tassou from Olivia’s try to make some boozy popsicles at a cheaper price in this week’s De Tore’s DIY.

  • FOX43 Finds Out: Booking Blunder

    PENN TOWNSHIP, Pa — An affordable building with a great view. That’s why Ronald and Peggy Thoman of Penn Township, York County say they rent the classroom at Corodus State Park in York county each year on the Sunday of Memorial Day Weekend. “We enjoy it highly because everything is there that we need for a nice get together,” said Ronald Thoman. When the York County couple tried to book for next year though – they claim things didn’t go […]

  • FOX43 Finds Out: Watch out for housing scams

    DAUPHIN COUNTY, Pa — People thought they were getting a steal on a rental home in the Harrisburg area and it turns out, it was a scam. These pictures are of a home that’s for sale in Lower Paxton Township, Dauphin County. It’s a three-bedroom, 2 bathroom house which is listed for about $175,000. The Realtor for the property says the same pictures somehow ended up in a Craigslist Ad for a housing rental. REMAX Realtor Cheryl Kauffman said,  “I received […]

  • FOX43 Finds Out: Seeping sewage

    YORK COUNTY, Pa — Randi Fawber often sees some sort of green liquid on her lawn in Newberry Township, York County. “The water is green. And it smells. And it`s fertilizing the grass.” She says she’s been dealing with the issue on the property she rents since 2010. “It`s sewer water and it`s in my yard. I have children. I have a dog. We`re tracking it on our feet. It`s going in the car. It`s coming in the house.” Fawber […]