I began my career as a writer, producer and editor in Fresno. From there, I anchored and reported in Amarillo, TX, Kalamazoo, MI and Detroit, MI. Most recently, I was an Anchor for the FOX affiliate in Sacramento. However, my work hasn't been limited to local news. I've had the pleasure of acting in a primetime TV series and was even eaten by a monster in a sci-fi movie!
When I'm not working, I'm usually playing outside or exploring new places. You might find me cheering on the Giants while enjoying some garlic fries and Ghirardelli ice cream. I also love animals and a good, long nap!
I'm excited to be back in the community. I look forward to being a part of your day and would love for you to be a part of mine! Follow me on Twitter and find me on Facebook. I always enjoy hearing from you!
Ama Daetz is weekday co-anchor of ABC7 News at 4 p.m., 6 p.m., 9 p.m. and 11 p.m.
Hounds and Heroes: Nonprofit helping veterans and saving dogs that would be euthanized
Bonnie-Jill Laflin founded the nonprofit Hounds and Heroes to pair service or therapy animals with veterans suffering from things like post-traumatic stress disorder or traumatic brain injury. The goal is not only to help wounded veterans but also save dogs that have a high euthanasia rate.
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Peruvian tall sailing ship open for tours in San Francisco
The Peruvian tall sailing ship, BAP Union, is docked at San Francisco's Pier 15 and open for tours this weekend.
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Mystery Writers Conference to help wordsmiths network in Corte Madera
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