Vanessa Vasconcelos, ABC30 Fresno

Vanessa Vasconcelos

ABC30 Fresno

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Recent articles by Vanessa:

New Clovis indoor playground helps kids play all year long

We may not be talking about a chocolatey treat, but this M&M is sure to be just as big of a hit with the kids. → Read More

Unhealthy and offensive: 25-page complaint filed against Fresno mobile home park

Unhealthy and offensive: these are just two of the ways a 25-page complaint describes the conditions at Shady Lakes mobile home park. → Read More

Visalia couple planted bikes to lure thieves, attack them with bat on camera, police say

A Visalia couple is accused of planting bikes in front of their home to lure thieves, beating them with aluminum bats and posting the videos to YouTube. → Read More

Visalia couple baited thieves, recorded beating them with bat, police say

Investigators say former theft victims Corey Curnutt and Savannah Grillot lured thieves to their home, with an unattended bike, to take matters into their own hands. → Read More

Visalia couple accused of baiting thieves to their home to assault them with a bat and recording it

Investigators say former theft victims Corey Curnutt and Savannah Grillot lured thieves to their home, with an unattended bike, to take matters into their own hands. → Read More

How you can protect yourself from the Valley's polluted air

As fog and haze blanket the Central Valley, pollutants in the air become trapped and affect the health of residents. → Read More

Clovis Police give tips on avoiding stolen packages this holiday season

Stopping porch pirates: what Clovis Police says you need to know to deter Holiday Grinches → Read More

Lightning strikes plane minutes before it lands at Fresno Yosemite International Airport

Skywest confirmed to Action News lightning struck United Flight 3062 as it flew into Fresno Yosemite International Airport from Phoenix. → Read More

1 year after Camp Fire: Efforts to rebuild continue in Paradise, some face uncertain future

The Camp Fire killed 85 people and destroyed the Butte County community along with many surrounding towns. The efforts to rebuild continue, but there is an uncertain future for many who may never return. → Read More

1 year after Camp Fire: Efforts to rebuild continue in Paradise, some face uncertain future

The Camp Fire killed 85 people and destroyed the Butte County community along with many surrounding towns. The efforts to rebuild continue, but there is an uncertain future for many who may never return. → Read More

State's homelessness crisis caused by more than lack of housing, city leaders say

Some of Fresno's city leaders say the key to finding a solution to homelessness is identifying the problem. → Read More

Briceburg Fire: 5,563 acres, 63 percent contained, mandatory evacuations lifted

Fire crews held their ground over the Briceburg Fire overnight and even gained more containment over the flames. → Read More

Briceburg Fire: 5,563 acres, 60 percent contained, mandatory evacuations lifted

Fire crews continue battling the Briceburg Fire, which grew approximately a couple hundred acres Saturday. → Read More

Briceburg Fire: 5,190 acres, 49 percent contained, mandatory evacuations lifted

Fire crews continue battling the Briceburg Fire, which grew approximately 90 acres overnight. → Read More

Briceburg Fire: 5,100 acres, 40 percent contained, mandatory evacuations lifted

Fire crews continue battling the Briceburg Fire, which grew a couple hundred acres Friday. → Read More

Briceburg Fire: 4,900 acres, 25 percent contained, PG&E outages go into effect

The Briceburg Fire once again grew overnight and has now burned 4,900 acres. → Read More

Briceburg Fire: 4,400 acres, 15 percent contained, PG&E outages go into effect

The Briceburg Fire has more than doubled in less than 24 hours and is now at 4,400 acres. → Read More

Legacy of Karen Pendleton's time as Mouseketeer, service to Valley remembered

Karen Pendleton, one of the original Mouseketeers of Disney's "The Mickey Mouse Club" passed away at the age of 73 after a heart attack in her Fresno home Sunday. → Read More

Army vet scammed out of life savings after returning from Syria

After 9 months serving the country in Syria, Army Veteran Ruben Diaz came home - only to face heartbreak, when social security scammers got the best of him. → Read More

Construction project will close part of Hwy 41 in Fresno for next 8 weekends

HEADS UP: The first four weekends impact the southbound side, followed by four weekends of northbound closures near downtown Fresno. Here's an available detour: → Read More