- KETV HEARST ARGYLE TELEVISION INCAnchor, Reporter
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Amanda joined the KETV NewsWatch 7 team in September 2011.
She comes to Omaha from Harrisonburg, Va., where she was a reporter and anchor at the ABC affiliate. There, she enjoyed covering everything from wildfires to state politics in Richmond.
Prior to that, Amanda lived in Washington, D.C., where she worked on Capitol Hill.
“I love exploring different cities, but I’m convinced the most genuine people are in the Midwest, and I’m excited to tell their stories,” said Amanda.
Growing up, Amanda lived in Nebraska for eight years before moving to Central Iowa. She’s a proud graduate of Iowa State University. There, she earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism and Mass Communication.
As an ISU student, Amanda interned at KCCI-TV in Des Moines and had the opportunity to cover the historic floods of 2008 as well as presidential campaign events.
In her free time, Amanda loves to run, travel and try to keep up with her younger siblings.
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