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 5 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 her rottweiler, Canelo, and enjoying local restaurants.

Jessica's Stories
DUI suspect arrested after bicyclist killed in hit-and-run crash near Clovis
A bicyclist was killed in a hit-and-run crash involving a suspected drunk driver near Clovis on Wednesday night.
Sunnyside High student named valedictorian years after father was killed working as street vendor
The son of a murdered Fresno street vendor is set to graduate from Sunnyside High School at the top of his class.
Fresno County Sheriff's Sergeant arrested for narcotics possession, public intoxication, police say
A sergeant with the Fresno County Sheriff's Office was arrested for public intoxication and having a controlled substance, according to the Clovis Police Department.
1,400 flags on display at Fresno Memorial Gardens for Memorial Day ceremony
A sea of red, white, and blue filled Fresno Memorial Gardens for the annual Memorial Day service and dedication of the Avenue of Flags.
Shaver Lake businesses hope for a busy Memorial Day weekend, law enforcement staffing extra patrols
Businesses in Shaver Lake are banking on a busy Memorial Day weekend as local rivers remain closed.
Investigation finds 'distrust of senior leadership' in CSU system's handling of Title IX claims
The law firm tasked with investigating the CSU system's Title IX implementation released a new report on Wednesday.
4-year-old and 8-year-old siblings who died after falling into Kings River identified
The siblings who died after being swept away in the Kings River over the weekend have been identified.
Bodies of 4-year-old and 8-year-old now recovered after falling into Kings River
Crews have found the body of the four-year-old boy who went missing along the Kings River nearly a day after his eight-year-old sister's body was found.
Dine and Dish: The Salty Pickle in Coalinga
The Salty Pickle is owned and operated by brothers Greg, Daniel and Nick Saldana. They started serving in 2019 and locals keep coming back for their favorites.
Dispute over rent led to deadly shooting in east central Fresno, police say
Police found 56-year-old Michael Brady lying in the front yard of a home on Dakota and Hayston Avenues Saturday morning.