Pure valley boy. Grew up in Yakima. Graduated from Eisenhower High School in 1982 and Seattle University in 1987. I've been reading, writing, and producing news for KIT since 1992. I married my elementary school sweetheart and am the proud father of an 18-year-old daughter who attends Heritage University and is studying to be a doctor. When I'm not working, I'm skiing. Been on skis for the past 41 years.
Hot Temps Dry Conditions in Yakima Cause Big Brush Fires
In fact Officials at Yakima Valley Emergency Management issued a Level 3 evacuation notice for the Selah Creek area east of Highway 821.
Live in Yakima? City officials Say It’s Time To Save Water
City officials say recent thunder storms in the Cascades have created dirty water in the Naches River and that's caused a shutdown of the Naches River Water Treatment Plant
Here Come Fire Restrictions But Can I Use My Fire Pit?
Fire officials says "residential outdoor burning in violation of the local ban may be subject to a fine of $1,000, arrest, and/or jail
Yakima Farmers Market New Home Won’t Be Ready on Sunday
The market is located on 3rd Street downtown in front of the Yakima Capital Theater.
Downtown Farmers Market Opens in May with New Home in Yakima
Instead the market has a new home, in the new Rotary Marketplace located at 15 W. Yakima Avenue which is currently under construction.
Circle K Murders in Yakima: Listen to the 9-1-1 Call
Yakima Police Chief Matt Murray says we may never know the motive behind these shocking and tragic killings of three innocent people in Yakima.