Charmaine Nero comes to Sacramento from Little Rock where she was a reporter and multimedia journalist for two years at the NBC and FOX affiliate stations, KARK/FOX 16. She reported on groundbreaking stories including a mass shooting at a night club – leaving 28 people injured. She also reported on several tornadoes damaging homes in the natural state, national execution coverage, and exposed K2 smuggling in a county jail – prompting officials to build a new outdoor recreation area for inmates, to name a few.

She also worked in Gainesville, FL where she was a Multimedia Journalist at WCJB, an ABC affiliate. Aside from turning daily stories as a one-woman band, Charmaine served as the stations technology reporter, producing and putting together stories for “Tech Tuesday’s.”

Charmaine is a proud alumna of the Columbia Graduate School of Journalism in NYC where she served as president of the Columbia Journalism Association of Black Journalists. She is also an active member of the National Association of Black Journalists.

Charmaine is from Long Island, New York, but is excited to explore California!

You can reach Charmaine via email at Charmaine.nero@fox40.com or on Twitter: @CNeroTV


Recent Articles
  • Popular Cannabis Website Weedmaps to No Longer Advertise Black Market Businesses

    SACRAMENTO — Many cannabis businesses marketing their products at the Tree Harvest Festival at Cal Expo this weekend reacted positively towards a recent announcement by Weedmaps. Weedmaps, a major online cannabis marketplace and pot distributor, said they will no longer let black market businesses advertise on its site. “I want to say about 90% of our customer base finds out about us through Weedmaps, its huge,” Rob Draper said. Rob Draper and his brother David Draper own High Grade Farms in […]

  • Shock, Anger after Racist Message Circulates at Rio Americano High School

    SACRAMENTO — Parents, students and staff say they were shocked to see a racist post circulating online and at Rio Americano High School just one week into the school year. “They need to be held accountable,” mother Levias Taylor said. “It’s sick to do something like that.” Taylor has two kids, a freshman and a senior, attending Rio Americano. She says she found out from her son on Thursday that someone in school sent him the message to his phone. […]

  • Lodi Officials Rescue More Than a Dozen Dogs, Cats from Hoarding Situation

    LODI — Police arrested two people after more than a dozen dogs and cats were found living in unsafe conditions at a Lodi home. The windows to the home on South Central Avenue were boarded up Wednesday, one day after Lodi Code Enforcement officials declared the house was uninhabitable. Police arrested two people, 43-year-old Steven Bellamy and 38-year-old Natasha Terry, on suspicion of outstanding warrants and charges related to animal cruelty. “It’s my mom’s residence and my brother and the […]

  • Missing Granite Bay Boy Found Safe, Sheriff’s Office Says

    GRANITE BAY — A boy was found safe Sunday night after the sheriff’s office says he went missing while playing with friends outside of his Granite Bay home. The Placer County Sheriff’s Office says 8-year-old Alijah Freeman was on Leona Way when he disappeared. “He was reported to be playing in the yard with friends. When they came back outside, he was gone,” said a public information officer with the sheriff’s office. Placer County crews arrived in the area with […]

  • Delays Near I-5, I-80 Connector Expected Through Weekend Due to Construction

    SACRAMENTO — Construction on Interstate 80 near the Interstate 5 connector is in full swing this weekend causing possible delays for drivers. The project began overnight Friday and is expected to last until Monday morning. Caltrans officials say drivers can expect possible delays throughout the day and night as crews work to improve the conditions of the roadway. But, officials have suggested a few detours for drivers during construction. Officials say drivers commuting from northbound I-5 to I-80 can exit […]

  • Suspect Arrested after Crime Spree in Roseville Including Carjacking, Hit-and-Run

    ROSEVILLE — The Roseville Police Department said a suspect has been arrested after a crime spree that included a stolen golf cart, multiple carjackings, a hit-and-run and a crash into a North Highlands fence. “I was at my dining room table and I counted probably 12 sheriff’s cars go by,” said Franklin Cain. It was a chaotic scene for many people in Roseville and North Highlands Friday morning around 9:30 a.m. Roseville police say it all started at Kaseberg Park. […]

  • Two Small Dogs Saved from Carmichael House Fire

    CARMICHAEL — Firefighters rescued and revived two small dogs after a fire damaged a house in Carmichael Wednesday. “We received a report of a house fire at about 5:45 (Wednesday) and when we arrived we found heavy fire conditions,” said Sacramento Metropolitan Fire District spokesman Chris Vestal. “Once we did our 360-degree lap, that means we walk around all sides of the building, we found power lines down, which were, ultimately, the cause of the fire.” Vestal was with the […]

  • Think You’ve Lost Something in the American River? This Avid Kayaker May Have Found It

    SACRAMENTO — A good Samaritan has turned his love of kayaking into a hobby by helping others reunite with lost property. “It’s become a little bit of an addiction, I think,” said Karl Bly. “I get out there whenever I can. Easy access to the river, so it’s pretty much every day during the summer.” It’s a daily treasure hunt for the avid kayaker and something he’s enjoyed doing ever since he was a young boy. But instead of keeping […]

  • Elk Grove Residents Find Their Cars on Cinder Blocks, Wheels Stolen

    ELK GROVE — On any given day, you can spot Lori Alaniz’s candy apple red Honda Accord parked in the driveway of her Elk Grove home. But Sunday morning, the car normally spotted on Chalmers Court had a bit of a different appearance. “I thought maybe somebody had hit my car,” Alaniz said. “But, you know, like I said, we’re at the end of a cul-de-sac, so there’s not a lot that comes down here.” Alaniz told FOX40 she returned […]

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