Jessica Robinson

Inland Northwest Correspondent

Inland Northwest Correspondent Jessica Robinson reports from the Northwest News Network's bureau in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho. From the politics of wolves to racial tolerance in small towns, Jessica covers the economic, demographic and environmental trends that are shaping communities east of the Cascades.

Prior to joining the Northwest News Network team, Jessica was the news director of Jefferson Public Radio in Ashland, Oregon, where she produced a newsmagazine on Northern California and Southern Oregon. In 2010, she took a year to study Spanish in central Mexico and reported for an English–language newspaper in San Miguel de Allende. Jessica's stories for radio and print have earned awards from the Associated Press, the Oregon Newspaper Publishers Association, and Public Radio News Directors Inc.

A Northwest native, Jessica grew up in an off–the–grid log cabin in the Columbia River Gorge. These days, when she's not agonizing over the perfect piece of tape, Jessica enjoys camping and hiking, amateur photography, and learning the etymology of words.

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Recent Articles

Study Finds Corporate Responsibility Makes Customers More Forgiving

Dec. 24, 2014 3:24 p.m.

Gas Prices Dip Below $2 At Some Northwest Stations

Dec. 23, 2014 4:11 p.m.

'They're All Perishable': Idaho Farm Products Languish At Ports

Dec. 22, 2014 3:03 p.m.

Long-Awaited Report Could Dictate Next Chapter For Bergdahl

Dec. 19, 2014 3:05 p.m.

Judge To Hear Arguments Against Florist Who Declined Gay Couple

Dec. 19, 2014 8:35 a.m.

End Of Life Brings Legal Complications For Transgender People

Dec. 17, 2014 10:26 p.m.

Northwest Child Poverty Rates Show Patchwork Of Economic Recovery

Dec. 17, 2014 5:40 p.m.

Congress Puts Potatoes On The Menu In Nutrition Subsidy

Dec. 15, 2014 5:09 p.m.

Tribes Reluctant To Follow Northwest Voters On Legal Marijuana

Dec. 12, 2014 4:59 p.m.

Idaho A Medical Destination For Canadian Boomers

Nov. 28, 2014 3:23 p.m.

Road De-Icing Researchers Say Hold The Salt, Pass The Vodka By-Product

Nov. 26, 2014 3:03 p.m.

BLM Reverses Decision To Permit Wolf And Coyote Hunting Derby

Nov. 25, 2014 5:28 p.m.

Northwest Trails Expect Rush Of 'Wild' Hikers -- And Those Trying To Avoid Them

Nov. 21, 2014 4:10 p.m.

Study: Heavily Hunted Wolves Stressed Out And Having Lots Of Sex

Nov. 17, 2014 7:20 a.m.

Luxury Car Part Factory Shut Down 3 Days As Materials Stalled In Tacoma

Nov. 14, 2014 3:09 p.m.

Northwest Apples, Hay And Potatoes Caught Up In Port Slowdown

Nov. 13, 2014 4:58 p.m.

Nez Perce Drummers' Mix Of Old And New Earns Music Award Nod

Nov. 12, 2014 3:15 p.m.

Northwest Cities Celebrate Veterans Day

Nov. 11, 2014 4:52 p.m.

Overall Crime On The Decline, But Watch Your Car

Nov. 11, 2014 8:26 a.m.

Gay Marriage May Have Rallied Idaho Republicans Around Otter

Nov. 06, 2014 4:26 p.m.

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