Amanda Venegas
Amanda Venegas joined the Action News in July 2012 and is co-anchor of Action News AM Live.

Amanda is a Valley native and graduated from Clovis High School. After graduation, attended San Diego and graduated with a BA in Journalism from San Diego State University. During her time in college, Amanda spent many hours interning at ABC30.

Amanda began her television career in Billings, Montana, where she worked as a reporter and anchor.

She is thankful to live and report in the community where she grew up. You can send her story ideas on her Facebook page, Instagram and Twitter.

When she is not working on news stories, Amanda enjoys spending time with her husband, son and their two pugs. Amanda and her husband also enjoy backpacking.

You can watch Amanda every morning on Action News AM Live alongside Tony Cabrera and Alena Lee.

It's cold, it's part coffee, and it's the newest product to the Valley-- cold brew coffee milk.
The coffee and the history are drawing customers to Dale Brothers Coffee Shop.
It is summer time and bath products line the display at the elegant rose booth.
Some Valley kids are splashing into summer camp during the recent heat wave.
Ice cream-filled mochi is a staple in Japan, but the owner of Kogetsu-Do Confectionery says they're the only ones that offer it in the San Joaquin Valley.