Best of Jean Enersen: Favorite stories and memories


by KING 5 News

Posted on June 13, 2014 at 1:36 PM

Updated Monday, Jun 16 at 8:00 AM

After decades as the Queen of KING, Jean Enersen said goodbye to the KING 5 anchor desk Friday.

She's been with the station for 46 years and an anchor -  the nation's first female to serve that role - for 42 years. Jean will be turning her focus to special projects, including HealthLink and Northwest Newsmakers.

We've gathered some of her past work as well as recapped her career in the links below.

Jean Enersen says farewell to the KING 5 anchor desk

A look back at Jean Enersen's 46 years at KING 5

Nightly News recognizes Jean's career at KING 5

Jean Enersen's trailblazing firsts in her travels around the world

PHOTOS: Jean Enersen through the years at KING 5

Mayor Ed Murray declares "Jean Enersen Day" in Seattle

Tributes to Jean by lawmakers, journalists and colleages

Jean Enersen's 45th Anniversary Celebration

Round-up of Jean Enersen's Northwest Newsmakers specials  

A few highlighted Newsmaker specials:

HealthLink with Jean Enersen

Jean will still play a vibrant role in the newsroom and in the community. Learn more about her Health and Wellness Foundation:

Jean Enersen Health and Wellness Foundation