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Jennifer Zielinski

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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 with a concentration in Canadian Government, foreign policy and relations 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 for 'On the Coast' a CBC radio one program in Vancouver.

Jennifer loves animals and in her spare time can be found walking dogs at the SPCA or wine touring.
Latest Articles from Jennifer Zielinski

Issues with becoming a city

May 5, 2015 / 12:13 am

Residents only have one week left in an alternative approval process that could see the reclassification of West Kelowna from a district municipality to a city. Eligible resident and non-resident electors have until 4 p.m. May 11 to complete

Council pleased with budget

May 5, 2015 / 12:13 am

Photo: Contributed Overall, Kelowna city council is pleased with the city's budget for 2015, as the 3.2 per cent tax increase is less than what was approved in January.  Acting mayor Tracey Gray says council came in line with what

Dirtbiker lost in park

May 5, 2015 / 12:13 am

Photo: Contributed Search and rescue was called out Saturday night to the Cougar Canyon area of Kalamalka Provincial Park, just before 9 p.m. A Coldstream resident became lost while he was out riding his dirtbike. He called

A safe place to belong

May 5, 2015 / 12:13 am

Photo: Contributed - File photo A safe place to belong – something the Okanagan Boys and Girls Clubs believe all children, youth and families deserve.  There are 37 club locations across the valley which provide an inclusive,

Vigil for Nepal

May 5, 2015 / 12:13 am

Photo: Contributed - UBCO Dinesh Adhikary, Upama K.C., Kumar Shrestha, Sudip Shrestha, Gyan Shrestha, and Omy Shah The university community is coming together to help Nepalese students at UBC Okanagan deal with the devastating aftermath

Time again to Go Fish

May 5, 2015 / 12:13 am

A Grade 4 Shannon Lake Elementary student says he hopes to catch at least 10 fish this summer. Spencer's dream may come true after Summerland Trout Hatchery staff added 750 rainbow trout to Shannon Lake as well as another 500 at Hall

The best in B.C.

May 5, 2015 / 12:13 am

The Best of Varietal Wine Awards are geared to what consumers like to sip. Fifteen judges go through a gruelling day, swirling and spitting hundreds of B.C. wines, as they try to figure out which is best deserving of a medal. This

Helicopter rescue at bluffs

May 5, 2015 / 12:13 am

Photo: Contributed A man was rescued from the Skaha Bluffs area by helicopter Thursday afternoon. Penticton Search and Rescue were called out by B.C. Ambulance about noon to attend to an injured hiker who was with a group of backcountry

Sludge foes agree to talk

May 5, 2015 / 12:13 am

They thought they might be arrested if they continued their blockade of sewage sludge into the Nicola Valley. However, word of civil action by BioCentral only brought out more protesters near Merritt on Wednesday. The result: the

Would you use rail trail?

May 5, 2015 / 12:13 am

The possibility of turning a defunct rail line from Kelowna to Coldstream into a multi-use rail trail is becoming closer to reality. The ball is now in CN Rail's court as the clock ticks down to the transfer of nearly 50 kilometres of rail corridor