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

First Thanksgiving back in Paradise

The Sinclaire's were the first family to move back to their rebuilt home on the ridge, Action News Now was there while they prepped for their first Thanksgiving home.

Last minute shoppers struggle to get Thanksgiving groceries

Thanksgiving food favorites are flying off the shelves at grocery stores in Northern California.

Winter Weather: Snow in Paradise

There is snow in Paradise, Action News Now Reporter Amy Lanski was there and has an update on the road conditions.

Gas prices and holiday travel plans

If you are hitting the road for the holidays, you may want to wait a few hours before filling your gas tank.

Cal Fire warns of wet winter conditions during holiday travel

Cal Fire is reminding people to stay safe during holiday travel, especially with wet winter conditions on the way.

Chico Area Recreation and Park District making changes

The Chico Area Recreation and Park District approved a trial run to let dogs off leash in some city parks. They also also approved a proposed neighborhood park.

Butte County Cal Fire making sure to have extra resources

Butte County Cal Fire brings in extra resources during wind events.

How a family on the Ridge is preparing for Thanksgiving with blackouts on the way

PG&E plans to cut power to about 181,000 customers as a red flag warning goes into effect across parts of Northern California. Action News Now spoke to the first family to move into their rebuilt Paradise home about how this is impacting their Thanksgiving Day plans.

Chico City Council to discuss commercial cannabis proposal

A plan to bring commercial cannabis shops to Chico will be presented to The City Council on Tuesday, Nov. 18.

Chico City Council to discuss switching to district voting

Big changes are in the works for Chico's City Council.

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