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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
  • North Hollywood Single Mother Hit With $3,700 LADWP Bill

    A single mother working to support five children in North Hollywood has been struggling to negotiate with LADWP after receiving a monthly bill that was thousands more than her usual fees. John Fenoglio reports for the KTLA 5 News at 10 on March 22, 2017.

  • FBI Director Confirms Trump-Russia Inquiry, Says He Has ‘No Information’ to Back President’s Wiretapping Claim

    FBI Director James Comey said for the first time Monday that the bureau is investigating whether there was any coordination between the Trump campaign and Moscow while Russia was interfering in the presidential election. Comey also delivered an implicit rebuke to President Donald Trump, saying that he had “no information” to support claims by the President that he was wiretapped on the orders of predecessor Barack Obama. In a dramatic hearing before the House Intelligence Committee, Comey, once again finding […]

  • FBI Director to Testify on Trump’s Wiretapping Allegations, Russian Influence on U.S. Election

    The bizarre saga of President Donald Trump’s claims that he was wiretapped by President Barack Obama last year reaches a dramatic climax Monday with FBI Director James Comey’s testimony to the House Intelligence Committee. It’s a moment of political theater that could end in humiliation for Trump, with Comey expected to say that there was no wiretapping, debunking allegations that Trump has repeatedly refused to withdraw. The hearing could also shed light on the state of FBI investigations into the […]

  • Paul Ryan, Senate Intelligence Committee Chair Say There’s No Evidence to Back Trump’s Wiretapping Claims

    The speaker of the House, the Senate Intelligence Committee chairman and the ranking Democrat on the committee said Thursday that they’ve seen no evidence of President Donald Trump’s accusation that he was wiretapped last year by his predecessor. Senate Intelligence Committee chair Richard Burr and ranking member Mark Warner issued a statement Thursday, saying “based on the information available to us, we see no indications that Trump Tower was the subject of surveillance by any element of the United States […]

  • National Forest Officials Concerned by Video Showing Highliner Over Ortega Falls in Lake Elsinore

    A video shot over the weekend showing a man highlining over Ortega Falls, located in the mountains above Lake Elsinore, has Cleveland National Forest officials concerned for public safety. Thrill seekers have highlined over the waterfall for years with many videos and pictures posted online to capture the extreme sport. But a video that surfaced Monday showing highliners at Ortega Falls, located in Lake Elsinore off Ortega Highway, has prompted U.S. Forest Service officials to voice concern over the pastime, […]

  • LAFD Battles Downtown L.A. Building Fire

    Los Angeles firefighters are working on extinguishing a large blaze after a downtown Los Angeles commercial building caught fire Sunday night. Over 190 firefighters were called the scene of “major emergency structure fire” at 1253 E. 8th St. around 6:30 p.m. By around 9 p.m., the fire appeared to be winding down and crews were addressing hot spots within the building. Firefighters initially worked to extinguish the blaze on the roof before transitioning to a defensive operation and leaving the rooftop, […]

  • Trump Voters Would Be Among Biggest Losers in Republicans’ Obamacare Replacement Plan

    Americans who swept President Trump to victory — lower-income, older voters in conservative, rural parts of the country — stand to lose the most in federal health care aid under a Republican plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, according to a Los Angeles Times analysis of county voting and tax credit data. Among those hit the hardest under the current House bill are 60-year-olds with annual incomes of $30,000. In nearly 1,500 counties nationwide, such a person […]

  • 25 Burglaries Reported in San Marino Since January; Police Investigating

    San Marino police are urging residents to take extra safety precautions on Friday after a string of burglaries in the affluent city. There have been 25 residential burglaries and six attempted burglaries in San Marino since January, an increase of 38 percent compared to last year, police said in a news release. Four suspected burglars were arrested on March 4 after a neighbor reported suspicious activity to police. “We recently had an increase in burglaries from January to March,” said Sgt. […]

  • Atty. Gen. Jeff Sessions Recuses Himself From DOJ Russia Probe

    Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Thursday bowed to intense political pressure and recused himself from any investigation related to President Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign. Sessions acted after it emerged that he had failed at his Senate confirmation hearing to disclose two pre-election meetings with Russia’s ambassador to Washington, at a time when Moscow was accused of interfering in the presidential race. “I have decided to recuse myself from any existing or future investigations of any matters related in any […]