Seena Sleem

Reporter

Seena Sleem
Seena Sleem
Reporter
Seena Sleem was born and raised in New York.

She considers herself a city girl and even got her undergraduate degree there. She has a B.A. in Politics and Broadcast Journalism from New York University. At her time at NYU she was part of the newscast, anchoring, producing and editing.

Back in NY, Seena interned for several broadcast stations including CNN, MTV and also the local news station, NY1. Right before she left for Oregon she anchored the United Nations online newscast.

Seena loves to play soccer; she was captain of her varsity team. She also enjoys traveling and has spent one semester studying abroad in Prague.

She's very active on social media. If you want to follow her on twitter or instagram her account is @seenasleem. You can also find her on facebook.

Recent stories by Seena Sleem

Local 'I would've been right with those kids pulling on the bomb' 'I would've been right with those kids pulling on the bomb' (Photo Gallery) (Video)
William Hartlerode wanted to join his pastor and youth group from the small southern Oregon town of Bly on a picnic May 5, 1945.

"I would've went if mom would've let me go, but I just couldn't because I was just too sick," Hartlerode, 84 of Eugene, said. "She didn't want me to give the other kids the same cold I had."

A Japanese production company interviewed Hartlerode for an upcoming documentary on the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II.

His cold likely saved his life that day.
Local Former exec gets 12 years for fraud linked to deadly helicopter crash Former exec gets 12 years for fraud linked to deadly helicopter crash (Video)
Jake Charlson graduated from the University of Oregon on Monday as one of the men linked to his older brother's death faced justice.

"I actually started walking to my commencement the same time Methany was walking to the stand down in Medford," Jake said wednesday. "Same day, same time: 9 o'clock."
Local Citizens opposed to background checks want to recall state senator Citizens opposed to background checks want to recall state senator (Photo Gallery) (Video)
Citizens opposed to Oregon's new law requiring background checks on private sales of firearms want to recall State Senator Floyd Prozanski of Eugene.

They met in front of the Lane County Courthouse on Tuesday, chanting "Flo Pro Must Go!"

The protesters said requiring background checks on firearm sales violates their constitutional rights.
Local What is up with that truck? What is up with that truck? (Photo Gallery) (Video)
Have you seen this truck trolling the streets of Springfield?

Don't be alarmed.

The City is interested in the condition of streets, sidewalks and street signs - not your lawn ornaments.
Local Family of veteran killed by police: 'Why aren't we getting the information we need?' Family of veteran killed by police: 'Why aren't we getting the information we need?' (Photo Gallery) (Video)
Sixty days ago Saturday, Eugene Police shot and killed veteran Brian Babb when he shouldered a high-powered rifle and pointed it towards officers.

Police later discovered the weapon was unloaded.

Babb's family and his therapist at the VA, who initially called 911 that night, have been critical of the police response.

And on Friday, his family said they have yet to receive the medical examiner's report and an unedited copy of the 911 call Babb's therapist placed.