Jessica Harrington
Jessica Harrington joined the ABC30 Action News team in February of 2021.

She came to Fresno from KERO in Bakersfield, where she spent five years reporting and anchoring. During her time in Bakersfield, she covered major mudslides that shut down Interstate 5 and Highway 58 for several days, earthquakes, multiple elections, murder trials and police wrongdoings.

Jessica has her Bachelor's Degree in Mass Communication and Journalism from Fresno State and her Master's Degree in Journalism from the University of Southern California.

Born and raised in the Central Valley, she is happy to be back in the place she's called home most of her life.

In her spare time, you'll find Jessica running local 5K, 10K and half-marathon races, hanging out with her rottweiler, Canelo, and enjoying local restaurants.

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Jessica's Stories
Senior Success Story: Clovis North senior overcomes housing instability to reach graduation
A Clovis North senior is just days away from donning a cap and gown at graduation. Her success was nearly jeopardized as she struggled with housing instability.
Senior Success Story: Atwater grad excels despite devastating loss, major family health scare
We're introducing you to a teen who maintained his skills on the basketball court and his grades in the classroom. That's despite a life-changing loss and his father's major health scare.
Senior Success Stories: Wife, mother of 4 earns high school diploma from Yosemite Adult School
The countdown to graduation is on at Yosemite Adult School. Maria Cachu has been waiting for this moment for a long time.
Senior Success Story: Selma High student didn't know English in 2022, now top 25 of her class
A young woman at Selma High School has remained persistent in her pursuit of education. She explains how her father's words have helped her on her path to graduation.
Columbia Elementary School students take home free books through 'Magic of Storytelling' campaign
The mission is to cultivate the next generation of storytellers with the "Magic of Storytelling" campaign.
Soon-to-be Fresno State Enology graduates create '2024 Graduate Reserve' red blend wine
Fresno State students John Wilson and Shannon Dibble are getting ready to put on their caps and gowns and cross the stage with degrees in enology.
Fresno State offers new minor focused on water
Fresno State students can now learn more about one of California's most precious resources - water.
CA State Superintendent recognizes Central Unified's Pathway Community Day School
For the first time, the California State Superintendent is recognizing Community Day Schools. Several Central California locations were recognized, including Pathway Community Day School.
Fresno State Jordan College of Ag Sciences and Technology adding new 'Wine Business' degree
The "Wine Business" degree will allow students to expand their knowledge from winemaking to wine marketing.
2 Clovis North students heading to International Science and Engineering Fair
Select high school science students are gearing up to head to an international competition later this month.