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Matt Keller
I distinctly remember the first time I thought a career in broadcast journalism was a possiblity for me. It was my senior year at Oak Grove High School in San Jose. My English teacher guided me to the field of journalism, possibly to put my skill (or annoyance?) of asking "why or why not" to good use.

Now I have the privilege of asking the hard questions in my hometown and across the Bay Area on issues that matter.

The road home has been an adventure. I have covered all kinds of incredible stories, including devastating wildfires and flooding in Chico, an air show crash and the largest school shooting in U.S. history in Virginia. I also confronted people involved in a huge scheme against homeowners in Fresno. Now, I get a front row seat to the biggest stories here in my hometown.

I enjoy getting out in the great weather with my family. My hobbies include reading books and magazines, watching good television shows, movies, the UFC and NBA basketball.

I'm always looking for a good story. Send your news tips to matt.keller@abc.com or Tweet me.

Matt Keller is a general assignment reporter, typically filing his stories in the South Bay for the weekday morning news on ABC7. He's received many prestigious awards, including two Emmy Awards, a Regional Edward R. Murrow Award, and an Associated Press Award. Matt was also recognized for his media contributions to Northern California with a California State Assembly Resolution.

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A South Bay charity now has all the money it needs to buy enough turkeys to feed thousands of families in Santa Clara County.
Many families are getting ready to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday with a table loaded with food, but, there are a large number of families who have to rely on charity.
The Morgan Hill community is coming together this weekend to help a mother who has beaten cancer, but is now fighting a totally different cancer diagnosis.
Authorities have cleared a home where a man with a gun was thought to be holed up with at least five children.
San Jose Police Chief Larry Esquivel addressed the city council Tuesday about the police forces' 30 year low in number of sworn staff members.