Daniel Wetter

Daniel Wetter


I’m the Teen Beat Reporter for FOX40 News. I cover anything teen or student related, whether it’s a new school policy or a new movie that has everyone talking.

I’m 16 years old and have been working for news organizations since I was 12. Why did I get started so young? I didn’t want to wait to do what I love most: reporting the news!

I’m known around the newsroom for…

I’m known for my young age.

What keeps me going

The future. Knowing that hard work now will pay off in the future is a huge motivation for me.

I give back to my community by…

Helping start a broadcasting program at my school, Roseville High School.

Why FOX40?

It’s by far the best local station here in Sacramento. The innovation and creativeness in the newsroom is not matched by any other station in the area.

My greatest TV moment

My report on a local girl who created a Facebook group for people who are bullied. The popularity it received and the way it grew the group even more greatly impacted me.

TV moment I’d like to forget

My first TV report about the Hunger Games featured a shot of me shooting an arrow at a target, but the arrow barely hit the outer ring of the target!

If I had free time, I would…

I would travel more, I love seeing new places.

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