Amanda is a Valley native and graduated from Clovis High School. After graduation, she took off for the sandy beaches of 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 at KTVQ-TV in Billings, Montana, where she worked as a reporter and anchor.
She is thankful to be back in the Valley and reporting in the community where she grew up. You can send her story ideas on her Facebook page or via Twitter.
When she is not working on news stories, Amanda enjoys spending time with her husband and their two pugs. Amanda and her husband also enjoy backpacking and are looking forward to exploring Yosemite and beyond.
Action News Reporter Amanda Venegas has the latest details on the Junction Fire on Tuesday Morning.
It's the first day of school for nearly 72,000 students in the Fresno Unified School District.
For some people, a tattoo may end up being something they regret. But a Fresno business is offering a way to help remove the past -- for free.
Fresno Police said the Red Kia SUV that ran the red light was reported stolen out of Kingsburg.
The Big Fresno Fair is less than two months away. Thursday, a job fair was held to help fill hundreds of positions.