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.

Archive
Andrew Vann, 17, died during the confrontation outside a church on Chestnut and Holland. The deals were made on Facebook and police say just before the homicide, Lorenzo Anderson was involved in another attempted robbery.
Rei Hotoda seemed to connect with the musicians and orchestra long before she was selected to lead the Fresno Philharmonic.
At California Motoring Company the lights were on, but Scott Radtke did not answer the door, but he had a change of heart after we left.
Hoisted into a helicopter Thursday afternoon were the bodies of two tourists from San Diego. For weeks the car they were in was fully submerged in the Kings River between two Canyon Walls.
Craig Lee and his longtime friend Vince Lanovara ran out to help--not realizing they too were caught up in a spray of gunfire.