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John Fenoglio joined KTLA as a general assignment reporter in January 2016. He is currently covering the 2016 presidential elections, as well as, live, breaking news and enterprise reporting.

Prior to joining KTLA, Fenoglio was a general assignment reporter for KTRK, the ABC station in Houston. Reporting in his hometown, Fenoglio covered a variety of issues, including stories of human smuggling from Mexico; Houston’s failed equal rights ordinance; and stories of heroism and tragedy during the Spring of 2015 when thunderstorms, tornadoes and flooding pummeled southeast Texas.

Before KTRK, he served as a weekend anchor and multi-media journalist for KRON in San Francisco. His notable reporting in the Bay Area includes coverage of the crash of Asiana Flight 214 at SFO and California’s severe drought.

His previous experience includes working as an L.A.-based correspondent for CBS Newspath. He was also fortunate to have some international exposure, from his time as a West Coast correspondent for France 24 International News 24/7.

When he’s not following politics, Fenoglio is an avid outdoorsman. He loves to backpack throughout California’s vast wilderness whenever possible. He also relishes any opportunity to go fishing with his brother, who is a fly fishing guide in Montana.

Fenoglio is also a former EMT and volunteer firefighter, as well as a former student of Chicago’s Improv Olympic. He loves great stories, good people, exotic food and all things politics.


Recent Articles
  • Rachel Crooks speaks as one of the accusers of President Donald Trump during a news conference with attorney Gloria Allred at the Women's March In Washington on Jan. 21, 2017, in Washington, DC. She spoke during another news conference on Dec. 11, 2017. (Credit: Mike Coppola/Getty Images)

    Women Detail Sexual Allegations Against President Trump in News Conference

    A group of women who have publicly accused President Donald Trump of sexual harassment and assault detailed their accounts of being groped, fondled and forcibly kissed by the businessman-turned-politician at a news conference on Monday. “This was serial misconduct and perversion on the part of Mr. Trump. Unfortunately, this behavior isn’t rare in our society, and people of all backgrounds can be victims. The only reason I am here today is that this offender is now the President of our […]

  • Small Brush Fire Breaks Out Near Homes in Monrovia; Most Evacuations Lifted

    This is a developing wildfire story. Please check back frequently for updates. About 15 homes were evacuated as crews responded to a brush fire in Monrovia Saturday, officials said. “For all intents and purposes, the fire is now contained and under control,” said a statement provided by the city of Monrovia at 11:39 p.m. All mandatory evacuations were lifted except for the 500 block of Norumbega Drive, the statement said. Displaced residents can take shelter at the Monrovia Community Center […]

  • A home is consumed by fire during the Thomas fire on December 7, 2017 in Ojai. (Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

    Thomas Fire Raging in Ventura County Increases to About 180 Square Miles; Nearly 440 Structures Destroyed

    This is a developing wildfire story. Please check back frequently for updates. The Thomas Fire, which continues burning in Ventura County and is moving toward Santa Barbara, has increased to 115,000 acres, or about 180 square miles, officials announced Thursday evening. The blaze, which began in Santa Paula area on Monday, is 5 percent contained. Nearly 440 structures have been destroyed in the fire, officials estimated, but explained that the number is preliminary. In Ventura, 427 structures were destroyed, while […]

  • Driven by winds, the Thomas Fire sends embers all over residential neighborhoods north of Ventura. (Credit: Marcus Yam / Los Angeles Times)

    Wind-Driven Thomas Fire Burns More Than 85 Square Miles in Ventura County, Jumps 101 Fwy; 12,000 Structures Threatened

    A destructive, wind-driven brush fire continued to rage in Ventura County Tuesday night, threatening more than 12,000 structures as it grew to 55,000 acres after jumping the heavily-traveled 101 Freeway, authorities said. The fire, dubbed the Thomas Fire, increased in size to 55,00 acres — over 85 square miles — as of 6:30 p.m., according to the latest update from incident command. The massive inferno remained at 0 percent containment. Meanwhile, a curfew is scheduled to go into effect in the city […]

  • Rep. Ed Royce (R-Fullerton) speaks during a discussion on countering violent extremism at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center on Oct. 23, 2017 in Washington, D.C. (Credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

    Rallies Planned Across California as Activists Pressure GOP House Members on Tax Vote

    With another round of votes looming on the Republicans’ tax overhaul bill, Democratic activists are planning a series of protests and rallies across the state to pressure GOP members to oppose it. Rep. Ed Royce (R-Fullerton) is the target of at least a couple of those events, starting Monday when activists plan to dress up in Santa suits and hand out “lumps of coal” with notes attached saying Royce “has been naughty and endangers your family” with his previous tax […]

  • Santa Ana winds near the coast in 2016 are seen here. (Credit: Genaro Molina / Los Angeles Times)

    Southern California Faces Fire Warnings Amid Dry, Gusty Santa Ana Winds

    Southern California is expected to face powerful winds and dry weather starting this weekend that could increase the risk of wildfires. The National Weather Service has issued fire weather warnings for the mountains of Los Angeles and Ventura counties starting Sunday night, expanding across much of Southern California by Monday, including Orange County and vast stretches of San Diego County and the Inland Empire. Forecasters cautioned that it could be the strongest and longest Santa Ana wind event so far this season, with winds as high […]

  • President Donald Trump speaks at a fundraising breakfast at a restaurant in New York on December 2, 2017. (Credit: Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images)

    Trump Says ‘There Has Been Absolutely No Collusion’ in Response to Flynn Being Charged

    President Donald Trump said Saturday that he is not worried about what his former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, might tell special counsel Robert Mueller’s team as it investigates Russia’s efforts to influence last year’s election. When asked by reporters if he was worried about what Flynn might say, Trump said, “No, I’m not. And what has been shown is no collusion, no collusion. There has been absolutely no collusion. So we’re very happy.” Flynn pleaded guilty Friday to lying to […]

  • Flynn Pleads Guilty to Making False Statements to FBI, Says He’s Cooperating With Mueller’s Russia Probe

    Former Trump national security adviser Michael Flynn pleaded guilty Friday to lying to the FBI about conversations with Russia’s ambassador and disclosed that he is cooperating with the special counsel’s office. Flynn is the first person inside President Donald Trump’s administration to be reached by special counsel Robert Mueller’s probe. The developments are a sign that the investigation is intensifying, and details revealed Friday provide the clearest picture yet of coordination between Flynn and other Trump advisers in their contact […]

  • Matt Lauer appears on NBC's 'Today' at the NBC's TODAY Show on August 22, 2014 in New York City. (Credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

    NBC Fires Matt Lauer After Complaint About ‘Inappropriate Sexual Behavior’

    Matt Lauer was fired from NBC News on Wednesday after an employee filed a complaint about “inappropriate sexual behavior in the workplace,” the network announced. Savannah Guthrie made the announcement at the top of the “Today” show. “We are devastated,” she said. The “Today” show is one of the most popular and most profitable franchises on American television. Lauer was the cornerstone of the program for two decades. So his sudden ouster came as a shock to viewers — but not […]