Landon Burke
Landon Burke joined the Action News team in January of 2020. He is the co-anchor of Action News AM Live and Action News Midday.

Landon began his career in journalism at the University of Missouri. After graduation, he began working full-time at KOMU TV as a reporter, producer and anchor.

Landon is excited to tell the stories of Central California. You can send him story ideas on his Facebook, Twitter and Instagram pages.

When he's not at work, Landon enjoys spending time with his wife, Sydnee, hiking in the great outdoors, or cozying up with a good book or movie.

Landon's Stories
Education Spotlight: Merced Union working to phase sports back in for students
ABC30's Landon Burke spoke with Merced Union Superintendent Alan Peterson about the district's efforts to phase athletics back in.
ABC correspondent Dr. Jen Ashton discusses new book 'The New Normal,' living during a pandemic
ABC's Chief Medical Correspondent, Dr. Jen Ashton, discussed her new book, saying the goal is to help readers "think like a doctor" and make informed decisions going forward.
Education Spotlight: Merced teens' service project helps students in foster care
ABC30's Landon Burke spoke with four high school freshmen about their new service project and how the rest of us can follow their lead.
Education Spotlight: How parents can help kids' mental, emotional well-being during the pandemic
Landon Burke spoke with Genevieve Valentine, director of the Merced County Behavioral Health Resource Center, about how parents can help their kids thrive in this time of uncertainty.
Attending Christmas mass during a pandemic
Action News visited a local church to see how Christmas mass has changed in the age of the coronavirus.
Education Spotlight: Livingston Unified's new literacy initiative gets more students reading
Livingston Unified officials discussed why getting kids to read is a priority and how a new literacy initiative aims to do just that.
Education Spotlight: Learning in the age of coronavirus
In ABC30's new segment, Education Spotlight, Action News Anchor Landon Burke will talk with Merced County Office of Education officials about some of the biggest topics in education.
Children First: 7 ways to reduce stress while distance learning during COVID-19
Juggling work while educating your kids at home is not easy. Many kids and parents are under pressure, and cases of anxiety are on the rise.
How Valley Children's staff are helping 11-year-old Fresno girl battling cancer
"The nurses and doctors... they're all so amazing," Cecilia Castillo says it was the doctors and staff at Valley Children's who made her daughter's journey bearable.
Consumer Reports: Best used cars for new teen drivers
Consumer Reports and the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety have teamed up to recommend safe, reliable and affordable used vehicles for new drivers.