Tom Adams

Tom Adams
Tom Adams
Tom joined the newsroom staff as Reporter/Anchor in January 2005.

Before his arrival to here, Tom was news director at KPNW Radio/Eugene for 14 years and worked on the staff at KUGN Radio from 1988 to 1990. His past television affiliation was with KMPH-TV in Fresno, California in the 1980's.

In his spare time, Tom is an avid golfer. And his musical life is an active one, as he plays lead tenor sax for the Lincoln Pops Big Band and plays engagements in Newport, Gleneden Beach and other points on the coast.

Recent stories by Tom Adams

Local & Regional Fire marshal: Mill destroyed by flames had repaired past violations Fire marshal: Mill destroyed by flames had repaired past violations (Photo Gallery) (Video)
KVAL News filed a public records request with the fire department for inspection reports on the mill. In reports dating back to 2010, inspectors found code violations, including a lack of maintenance on the mill's sprinkler system; fuel storage violations; and various electrical problems.
Local & Regional What if? Ice storms, earthquakes pose real danger to Eugene What if? Ice storms, earthquakes pose real danger to Eugene (Video)
The region got a taste of the problem last December and February as Severe snow and ice storms put thousands of Lane County residents in the dark, some for the better part of a week, amidst record cold temperatures.

But what if the power outage last longer, after a more intense storm - or a massive Cascadia Subduction Zone earthquake?
Local & Regional $7.4M grant is hEUG news for airport $7.4M grant is hEUG news for airport (Video)
A $7.4 million grant from the Federal Aviation Administration will help pay for expansion of the Eugene Airport terminal and upgrades to the security checkpoint, Rep. Peter DeFazio announced this week. The $11 million project is expected to take 2 years to complete.