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Debbie Cobb

Debbie brings more than 25 years of reporting and anchoring experience to Northern California.

Title: Anchor
dcobb@actionnewsnow.com

Debbie brings more than 25 years of reporting and anchoring experience to Northern California. She covered everything from President Ronald Reagan's re-election campaign in 1983 to the U-2 Spy plane crash in Oroville in 1996. the explosion at the Kopper's Wood Treatment Plant and countless court trials and drug busts.

The longtime journalist started her career at KCRA in Sacramento as an intern. Debbie also worked in radio part time, before becoming a news reporter at KHSL TV, weekend anchor, noon news anchor and evening anchor.

Debbie sat on several non-profit boards, including the Salvation Army Advisory Board. She currently sits on the Board for Chico Friends of the Library.

Debbie is also the author of two children's books, 'Gracie's Big Adventure with Augustine the Beaver' and 'Gracie's Big Adventure with the Misfits'.

Debbie attended grade school and High School in the Sacramento area. She is a graduate of Chico State University and also attended University of Wisconsin, Green Bay.

She and her husband have two children. Debbie is very active in their school.

Her family also has a dog they adopted from the Butte Humane Society.

Recent Posts by Debbie Cobb

Contract Negotiations Between Enloe and Anthem End Midnight Wednesday

At midnight on Wednesday, Enloe Medical Center will terminate its contract with Anthem Blue-Cross unless a deal is reached before then.

Woman Damages Taco Bell Drive-Thru Sign and Smashes into Paradise Laundromat

Monday a motorist slammed into the wall of a Paradise laundromat and destroyed the menu sign in the Taco Bell drive-thru line. Both businesses were evacuated.

Alaska: The Inside Passage

Action News Now Anchor Debbie Cobb takes a 7,000 mile trip to Alaska with 40 North State Residents.

Shasta County's Most Wanted for Thursday, June 7, 2018

This week's list of Shasta County's most wanted criminals

UPDATED: Motorcycle Crash Victim Still in Critical Condition

The motorcyclist injured in a crash blocks from the Chico State campus remains in critical condition in the trauma unit at Enloe Medical Center.

Chico Savemart Robbery Arrest

Knife wielding suspect arrested in transient camp.

TORNADO WARNING IN TEHAMA COUNTY

Tehama County, Calif.--The National Weather Service in Sacramento has just issued a Tornado Warning for Central Tehama County in northern California until 7PM.

Chico pushes closer to commercial airline service

The effort to bring commercial airlines to Chico is going strong. Airport Manager Sherry Miller says the city has made contact with four major carriers, but she would not say which ones.

A Chico man pleads guilty in federal court to filming sexual abuse of a child.

A Chico man has pleaded guilty to production of child pornography.

A killer who couldn't live with the guilt, admits to Shingletown murder in 1993

Frank McCalister was reported missing in 1993 when he was 19 years old. A year later his remains were found near Shingletown. Now, 24 years later, a man confesses to the murder.

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