Sontaya Rose
Sontaya Rose is a reporter and fill-in anchor. She reports weekdays on Action News at 5, 6, and 6:30pm.
Sontaya is intense and incredibly driven when it comes to collecting news. Her competitive spirit and personality help her land some of the most sought out stories in the Central Valley.

Sontaya's specialty is investigative news reporting and she is constantly working on and off the clock to break stories. Each day, Sontaya works to deliver news that is more in-depth, with personal stories you want to hear.

Fresno is home for Sontaya. She was born and raised here. Her passion for journalism began at Clovis High School in Mr. Menendian's English class. She started as a feature writer for the school newspaper and after a year earned the title of Editor of the Cougar's Growl.

Sontaya stays very busy. When she isn't chasing news stories, she's running after her three young children. She has two daughters and a son. Weekends are typically spent on soccer fields or at dance competitions rooting on the kids!

When she gets the opportunity, Sontaya loves to travel. Her favorite destination is her father's native country, Thailand. She also likes taking in the beauty of plumeria flowers in Hawaii.

Any chance she gets, Sontaya enjoys gardening and reading up on the latest real estate news.

The 9-year-old third grader is still critical and unconscious, her 13-year-old sister is improving.
Garcia is accused of inappropriately touching his step-granddaughter on several occasions. The girl's father became suspicious after she told him she awoke in the middle of the night to find her pajama bottoms missing and the defendant standing there.
A therapy dog entered the courtroom Thursday to comfort and lay next to the teenager who prosecutors say was the victim of sex abuse by her step-grandfather, Rex Luna Garcia.
Detectives believe she suffered a brutal beating at the hands of someone she knew.
Athwal Singh is moved to Madera County to answer for the shooting and killing of a store clerk at the Tackle Box Mini Mart two weeks ago.