Jennifer Zielinski is the videographer for Castanet news.

She is a graduate of the Broadcast Journalism program at BCIT. She also has Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science and Sociology from Thompson Rivers University.

Before joining the Castanet team, Jennifer worked as a traffic and news reporter for CKTB talk radio in St. Catherines, Ontario. From there she went to be an associate producer at CBC Radio One in Vancouver.

Jennifer is also the Community Outreach Ambassador and video producer for events for the Kelowna BC SPCA.

In her spare time she can be found squishing her smooshy faced cat, Gordon.
Latest Articles from Jennifer Zielinski

Geezer tests his limits

Jun 24, 2016 / 4:06 pm

Geezer might be ready before his time, but this downhill dummy won’t be headed to an early grave thanks to his creators who’ve tested his limits. The dummy downhill doesn’t take place until next year at Big White, but inventor

$145K boat recovered

Jun 24, 2016 / 3:09 pm

Photo: Contributed Recovered undamaged, the boat stolen from Banner Recreation on Monday is on its way back to the Okanagan. RCMP recovered the $145,000 boat and trailer from the Abbotsford area. Cpl. Jeff Carroll says the Kelowna RCMP Prolific

Fur babies take flak

Jun 23, 2016 / 6:35 pm

Photo: Facebook It’s something three Delta residents take very seriously. Keeping their fur babies safe is a top priority, which is why they designed a product that prevents dogs from being harmed by another animal – a sort of

'Last effort' to save ship

Jun 23, 2016 / 10:35 am

Photo: Contributed Once again, for the last time, there is one "final" chance to save the Fintry Queen. Andy Schwab is again making a "last ditch effort" for the second time this year to wrangle up money to

Report card system fails

Jun 22, 2016 / 12:59 pm

Photo: Contributed Teachers in School District 23 voiced their frustration this weekend after the system used to log report cards went down. John Rever, director of instruction at SD23, said he received several messages from local principals

Red serge of courage

Jun 22, 2016 / 10:06 am

Recognized for their bravery, their teamwork or their years of service, both RCMP and civilians gathered in Kelowna to be awarded for their efforts. Deputy Commissioner Craig Callens handed out the awards Tuesday to the more than 40 recipients

Adorable golden moment

Jun 21, 2016 / 7:00 pm

If you have a soft spot for the adorable and fluffy, the Nanaimo River was the place to be last week. More than a dozen dogs took part in Pooch Pack Adventures’ fifth annual "Golden Retriever Roundup" at the water’s edge. Owner

Death sentence to deer

Jun 21, 2016 / 5:00 am

Raw video of a deer downtown Kelowna. Despite warnings from both the SPCA and BC Conservation officers, people still aren’t getting the message – humans should not touch fawns. There have been several human-deer interactions

Punched and robbed

Jun 20, 2016 / 8:16 pm

Photo: Contributed Police are looking for three men who attacked and robbed a person early Monday morning. Const. Jesse O'Donaghey says West Kelowna RCMP were called to the area of Old Okanagan Highway and Apollo Road just after

'Smokey Attack' at hotel

Jun 20, 2016 / 7:40 pm

Kelowna will once again come alive with the vibrancy of art. A mural is to be painted on the new Hotel Zed this summer, which will add a touch of colour to the downtown as people enter the city on Abbott Street. Clandestinos, Bruno Smokey and