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Martina Del Bonta is excited to be back in her hometown working for FOX40. She grew up in Elk Grove, and graduated from Elk Grove High School and U.C. Berkeley.

Martina bounced around from Fargo, to Missouri and last was the Weekend Sports Anchor in Tulsa, OK covering the Thunder, Oklahoma and Oklahoma St. Martina’s won multiple broadcasting awards in Oklahoma and Missouri and most recently was nominated for an Emmy.

She’s excited to return home to root for her Kings and Cal Bears (and of course the Thundering Herd).


Recent Articles
  • Cooking: Holiday Hors d’Oeuvres

    Hugh Groman, Northern California hospitality expert and chef, visits the FOX40 kitchen to whip up three simple holiday hors d’oeuvres all made with pork. Toast some baguette slices and add pork pate, cornichons and whole grain mustard, then top with homemade pickled onions. Wrap bacon around goat cheese and add some olive oil and plenty of pepper. Bacon wrapped waterchestnuts are quick and delicious, plus they can be made ahead.  

  • Health Matters: Coping with Holiday Stress

    Kaiser Permanente Psychologist Hillary Van Horn-Gatlin, Ph.D. addresses the physical and emotional toll the holidays can have on everyone. Van Horn-Gatlin says the most important things to focus on are the three “F’s” — family, finances and feelings. Pay close attention to physical symptoms when handling stress. Are you experiencing headaches, fatigue, or is it difficult to sleep? It’s important to take time for yourself on top of giving back to others. Lower your expectations to make things easier and […]

  • Celebrate the Holidays with a Piecaken

    Pecan pie baked inside a chocolate cake … stacked on a pumpkin pie baked inside a vanilla cake! Awesome! Martina is in the FOX40 kitchen with the details on this loaded dessert.      

  • Chroma Kitty’s Birthday Food Drive with Front Street Animal Shelter

    SACRAMENTO — It’s Chroma Kitty’s birthday here at FOX40 and she’s celebrating with Front Street Animal Shelter in Sacramento! Chroma’s one birthday wish is to host a food drive for the animals waiting to be adopted by loving families. You don’t even have to leave your house to donate food and supplies to all of the pets in need! Front Street has set up an Amazon wishlist, full of much needed resources to help support the shelter. Front Street also […]

  • Tastes of the Valley

    Gerry and Paco from Redwood Cafe make beet and arugula salad and miniature beef wellington to tell us all about Tastes of the Valley tonight in Turlock!

  • Cooking: Armenian Food Festival

    Take a look at some of the delicious food being offered up on Oct. 21 for the Sacramento Armenian Food Festival! Click here for more information and tickets.

  • Final Quarter Fan Favorite Sept. 15: Quincy at Woodland Christian

    FOX40’s Fan Favorite game of the week was a nail biter. With less than 10 seconds left, Woodland Christian’s defense hung on to the game and defeated Quincy, 29 to 28. Don’t forget to vote for next weeks Papa Murphy’s Final Quarter Fan Favorite!

  • ‘Carbaret on K’ Fundraiser Raises Money for Women’s Empowerment

    The upcoming “Cabaret on K” fundraiser will raise money for Women’s Empowerment, a Sacramento organization aimed at getting homeless women back on the path toward employment. The event will be held Saturday from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. in the basement of the Capitol Plaza Ballrooms. Local artists will be in attendance, including muralists from the Wide Open Walls festival. Singers will be performing jazz, opera and musical theater pieces. Tickets are $50 and can be purchased online, by mail or by […]

  • ‘The Fruits of Our Labor Day’ Wine Tasting with Peltier Winery

    Rodney Schatz , proprietor of Peltier Winery and Vineyards, introduces some of the wines that will be available at the “Fruits of Our Labor Day” wine tasting. From 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Monday go on a tour through the cellar and barrel rooms and visit the vineyard. The wine tasting will be $40 for the public and $32 for wine club members. Purchase tickets online through Peltier Winery and Vineyards.