Jim Donovan

Jim Donovan

Jim Donovan

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by Jim Donovan

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Posted on March 11, 2011 at 8:40 AM

Updated Thursday, Apr 26 at 10:48 AM

Jim Donovan anchors the weekend weather for KGW NewsChannel 8. He joined NewsChannel 8 in 1990.

Jim attended Portland State University and has spent 30 years in Portland television and radio. He received seven years of weather training from Jack Capell, a retired Meteorologist from KGW NewsChannel 8.

In addition to Jim's duties at NewsChannel 8, he is a travel consultant for Hawaii and the city of Las Vegas.

Jim is involved with organizations such as the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation, March of Dimes Providence Child Center and the Muscular Dystrophy Association.

He and his wife Roxann have two children, Justin and Hilary and a grandson Zechariah. Along with H.Bogart a giant St. Bernard.

Donovan states that his number one accomplishment in life is helping raise his kids to be well balanced, happy, adults.

In his spare time he enjoys playing tennis and golf. He also likes to travel and cook.

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