Jeanene Kiesling joined KCTV5 News in September 2007 as a general assignment reporter.
Prior to joining KCTV5, Jeanene held similar positions at KOAM-TV in Pittsburg, KS. and KAKE-TV in Wichita. One of the many highlights of Jeanene's career was covering the BTK case in Wichita, where her work with the story won her an Emmy.
Jeanene is an Overland Park native and a graduate of Pittsburg State University. In her off hours you can find her watching KU basketball, spending time with her family and playing with her two dogs, Bobbie and Codie. Her favorite part about working in the Kansas City area is being close to friends and family.
She married Eric in the fall of 2011 and they have daughter Ainsley and son Brody, who was born on June 23, 2014. She has two beautiful stepdaughters, Kaitlyn and Jordyn.
Wednesday, September 3 2014 3:05 AM EDT2014-09-03 07:05:24 GMT
Police say a man taken into custody early Wednesday is a person of interest in three assaults at a Motel 6 in the Northland, and detectives are expected to question him about a quintuple shooting.More >
Police say a man taken into custody early Wednesday is a person of interest in three assaults at a Motel 6 in the Northland, and detectives are expected to question him about a quintuple shooting in south Kansas City.More >
Tuesday, September 2 2014 11:12 PM EDT2014-09-03 03:12:05 GMT
The World Food Program says it provided food to a record 4.1 million people inside Syria last month.More >
Islamic State extremists released a video Tuesday purportedly showing the beheading of a second American journalist, Steven Sotloff, and warning President Barack Obama that as long as U.S. airstrikes against the militant...More >
Tuesday, September 2 2014 4:42 PM EDT2014-09-02 20:42:09 GMT
Canadian police say pop star Justin Bieber has been charged with dangerous driving and assault after a collision between a minivan and an ATV led to a physical altercation in southwestern Ontario.More >
Canadian pop star Justin Bieber faces new charges after he was arrested for dangerous driving and assault following a collision between a minivan and an ATV that led to a physical altercation involving a photographer, his...More >