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Amy Lanski

Amy Lanski is a reporter for Action News Now.

Title: Reporter
alanski@actionnewsnow.com

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
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Recent Posts by Amy Lanski

Where Gov. Newsom's recall stands with over two weeks to go

The recall of Gov. Newsom is closing into its date to validate signatures, as it needs 1.5 million more signatures.

Chico traffic lights receiving updates

Chico Engineers are working to ensure all the traffic lights have access to the internet, creating a smarter traffic light system.

Barry R. Kirshner Wildlife Foundation provides details about Saturday's incident

After an incident that led to an injury at the Barry R. Kirshner Wildlife Foundation on Saturday, there is some controversy about what happened. Action News Now spoke to Director Roberta Kirshner who explains how the volunteer got injured, and how she is doing.

Consignment shop in Chico expands with help of Chico State students

Some Chico State students are now selling their second-hand wares at a well-known consignment shop, providing for a younger clientele.

Local food network growing by leaps and bounds

A local non-profit is encouraging people to shop local and grow their own food. Action News Now spoke to leaders about why this is important especially during the pandemic.

Durham Unified School District going back to full-time in-person classes

In less than two weeks, full-time in-person classes for the Durham Unified School District will resume, for the first time in almost a year.

A break down of Gov. Newsom's relief package

California Governor Gavin Newsom put out a pandemic relief plan on Wednesday that would distribute $600 checks to people who make less than $30,000 a year.

Recall Gavin 2020 gaining traction

The movement to recall Gov. Gavin Newsom has now surpassed the number of ballot signatures it needs to force a recall election, more than 1.5 million.

Local hero moves back to the Ridge

A Paradise man who saved dozens of people from the Camp Fire, then started a non-profit, is moving back to the Ridge on a day that has multiple meanings for his family.

Sierra Nevada creating even more sustainability

Sierra Nevada Brewery Company has a new sustainability initiative they are working on. Action News Now spoke to a representative about how they are helping other breweries properly recycle industrial waste.

California Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Cases: 3554629

Reported Deaths: 51395
CountyCasesDeaths
Los Angeles118754221106
Riverside2891853749
San Bernardino2853342673
Orange2603483889
San Diego2589823260
Santa Clara1098411765
Kern102627811
Fresno947941412
Sacramento929441464
Alameda800881224
Ventura77238834
San Joaquin665691082
Contra Costa62164674
Stanislaus55775944
Tulare47784746
Monterey42138327
San Mateo38763515
San Francisco34061398
Santa Barbara31763407
Solano29968164
Merced28915395
Sonoma27954298
Imperial26843589
Kings21951218
Placer19713231
San Luis Obispo19612227
Madera15390209
Santa Cruz14588183
Marin13136197
Yolo12760185
Shasta10944174
Butte10915160
El Dorado9095100
Napa897668
Sutter884597
San Benito574359
Yuba573336
Lassen560119
Tehama508152
Tuolumne394659
Nevada393274
Mendocino379643
Amador344441
Humboldt316033
Lake313440
Glenn221023
Colusa212813
Calaveras190547
Siskiyou174014
Inyo128736
Mono12114
Del Norte9875
Plumas6536
Modoc4524
Mariposa3947
Trinity3675
Sierra990
Alpine810
Unassigned00
Chico
Clear
46° wxIcon
Hi: 66° Lo: 35°
Feels Like: 40°
Oroville
Clear
50° wxIcon
Hi: 64° Lo: 43°
Feels Like: 50°
Chico
Clear
46° wxIcon
Hi: 57° Lo: 42°
Feels Like: 40°
Red Bluff
Clear
49° wxIcon
Hi: 45° Lo: 15°
Feels Like: 44°
Red Bluff
Clear
49° wxIcon
Hi: 63° Lo: 41°
Feels Like: 44°
Chico
Clear
46° wxIcon
Hi: 70° Lo: 37°
Feels Like: 40°
It was a bright and breezy Friday for northern California, however the wind has been much stronger over Modoc County where a High Wind Warning is in effect through this evening. Stronger wind and cooler air will define our weather Saturday.
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