She came to Fresno from KERO in Bakersfield, where she first became familiar with the Central Valley. As the Live Center Anchor on 23ABC's morning show, she followed trending, developing and breaking news stories throughout the morning. Alyssa co-hosted 'Foodie Friday,' which featured local businesses and events throughout Kern County. During her time in Bakersfield, she covered local government, crime trends throughout the county, California's major wildfires, and education policies. She told stories of the pulse of Latino culture in Kern County, including an Emmy-nominated story about civil rights activist Dolores Huerta being recognized with her own holiday in California.
Alyssa began her career in journalism at KFBB in Helena, Montana, reporting for TV stations across the Treasure State from the Capitol. In Montana, she covered prominent court trials, elections, policies from the governor's office, and the state's legislative session.
She graduated from California State University-Fullerton where she majored in Communications with an emphasis in Broadcast Journalism and a minor in Spanish.
Born and raised in Southern California, she is happy to call the Golden State home again. Be sure to say "Hello," or "Hola" (Spanish is her first language) if you see Alyssa around the Valley. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling and all things coffee and Disney!
Fresno County flooding impacts could last through summer
Fresno County Sheriff John Zanoni has lifted some evacuation warnings and reaffirmed some will stay in place throughout Fresno County.
Road to Eagle Mountain Casino washed out by recent storm
The road up to Eagle Mountain Casino remains closed to visitors.
Tulare County residents forced to evacuate as river overflows into backyards
Crews are using more than 10,000 tons of dirt, concrete, and rocks to reinforce erosion along the Tule River in Porterville.
Children of murdered Fresno woman confront their father before his sentencing
The children of convicted Fresno killer Chinnawat Vue confronted their father Tuesday as he awaits sentencing. Earlier this year, jurors found him guilty of murdering his wife back in 2016.
Sandbag barrier along San Joaquin River aims to protect Firebaugh from flooding
Riverside communities across the Valley are bracing for more rainfall that will raise water levels.
EXCLUSIVE: Turkish teen loses family in earthquake, finds support and love in the Central Valley
16-year-old Turkish foreign exchange student Asude Dogan felt helpless watching the deadly destruction in her home country from the other side of the world.
Crews clear pumps and storm drains to prevent flooding in Fresno
Crews in Fresno are getting ready to respond to any flooded streets or downed trees during this storm.
Merced County preparing for more rain weeks after flooding devastation
An approaching severe storm is already raising strong concerns in North Valley communities swamped weeks ago by floodwaters.
Foothill and mountain schools set to reopen Tuesday
As conditions improve in the mountains, most districts plan to resume school Tuesday, including Bass Lake School District, Chawanakee Unified School District and Yosemite Unified School District.
Search and rescue crews helping residents stranded by snow in Mariposa County
Search and rescue calls continued on Friday in the high-elevation communities of Mariposa County, some of which are still under four feet of snow.
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