Amy Lanski

Amy Lanski is a reporter for Action News Now.

Title: Reporter

Amy was raised in Ventura, CA, and she’s happy to be working in California.

Before joining the Action News Now team, Amy worked as an anchor and reporter at KCWY News 13 in Casper, Wyoming.

While in Central Wyoming, she had various experiences including covering the primaries. She worked with State Senator John Barrasso and other politicians.

She then went to San Jose State to get her masters in mass communication and journalism. While living in San Jose, Amy worked at NBC Bay Area. While she was there she helped with the wildfire coverage of her hometown with the Thomas Fire. She also helped produce the Winter Olympics for NBC Bay Area.

She attended Tulane University where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in English. She was also part of the volleyball team. Amy also worked at WDSU in the sports department for a year.

While at Tulane University, she covered various sporting events including Saints games, the LSU regional baseball tournament, the USA women’s soccer tour, Tulane athletics, and the Pelicans.

When she’s not reporting, Amy loves going home to Ventura to spend time with her brothers and parents and going to the beach. She also loves playing beach volleyball, being outdoors and reading.

You can watch Amy’s stories on Action News Now during the weekdays.

You can find Amy on Facebook or follow her on Twitter at @AmyLanskiTV
If you have any story ideas, she'd love to hear from you.

Recent Posts by Amy Lanski

Chico police investigating ride-share sexual assault claim

Chico police are investigating a sexual assault claim involving Lyft, a popular ride-sharing app.

Chico City Council to consider alternative district maps

The City of Chico has released four new potential district maps created by city demographer Michael Wagaman.

Uber users react to new changes

Uber says they are making changes in response to AB-5.

Custodial staff find drug needles on Bidwell Junior High campus

Drug needles were found at Bidwell Junior High School in Chico and parents are outraged. Action News Now spoke to a mother about her concerns.

PG&E tree removal mishap: lands on power line, home damaged

A contracted PG&E crew cut a tree that landed in a power line causing damage to a Paradise home.

Where to dispose of your Christmas tree

If you still have your Christmas tree, it is important to know it can be a hazard in your home. Here are a few locations that you can drop it off at!

Chico police gather to honor fallen officers

Chico officers and the local community gathered to honor the officers killed in 2019.

Drinking responsibly over New Year's

The California Highway Patrol Maximum Enforcement Period starts on New Year's Eve and goes through New Year's Day.

Holiday recycling

Now that the holidays are over, people need to figure out what to do with their Christmas trees. As far as holiday wrapping paper, ribbons, and cards -- there are ways to reuse those as well.

Home, home on the Ridge!

Several families were able to spend the holidays in their new homes on the Ridge

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