Born and raised in Peterborough, Jesse attended St. Peter’s High School before studying at Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo, where he earned a BA in communication studies.
He then attended Humber College receiving a graduate diploma in print journalism. While there he also served as the editor of the Humber Et Cetera student newspaper and editor of the OCAA Sweat Magazine.
Jesse began his journalism career at Peterborough This Week in 2012, working as the newspapers sports editor before transitioning to broadcast journalism when he joined CHEX TV in 2014. Jesse covers the city hall beat and enjoys reporting on politics and covering elections.
Peterborough Fire Services say the cause of the fire was electrical. Continue reading →
Nourish Market Dollars seem to be a win-win, both for farmers and low-income consumers. Continue reading →
Peterborough council to get update on the state of the PDI sale to Hydro One Continue reading →
The province is freezing scheduled hunting licence fee increases and removing a $2 service fee. Continue reading →
Organizers of the 10th annual Pink in the Rink event say the Petes have raised more than $617,000 — more than any other OHL team. Continue reading →
A body was discovered early Saturday afternoon in a wooded area. Continue reading →
OPP are advising all snowmobilers to avoid driving on lakes and rivers because it’s not cold enough for bodies of water to be completely frozen yet. Continue reading →
After retiring from professional hockey this summer, former Petes captain and NHL’er Scott Barney has joined the Humboldt Broncos as an assistant coach. Continue reading →
A 54-year-old Orillia man has died after his car collided head-on with a pickup truck near the village of Manilla in Brock Township. Continue reading →
Peterborough city council voted 9-2 to replace the floor at the Peterborough Memorial Centre. The Peterborough Lakers lacrosse team will lose their home base next season. Continue reading →
There was a large crowd on hand to witness the swearing in of Peterborough’s new city council and mayor at the public library on Monday night. Continue reading →
Peterborough YMCA awarded Rosemary Ganley the 2018 Peace Medal award at a ceremony on Friday, Nov. 24. Continue reading →
Peterborough community cycling hub B!KE is offering 25 cyclists a chance to winterize their ride and give them the gear and support they need to safely cycle this winter. Continue reading →
No injuries reported in the blaze along Spillsbury Drive. Continue reading →
It’s nearing the halfway mark of the United Way’s annual fundraising campaign and campaign chair Megan Murphy and United Way CEO Jim Russell revealed how the campaign is doing Tuesday afternoon. Continue reading →