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.
2 Very Shocking Recent Road Rage Incidents in WA
Yakima Police Capt. Jay Seely says many road rage incidents never get reported to police.
Police Warning of Power Bill Phone Scam
uthorities say a "concerned citizen" recently told Officers they received a call from someone saying their Pacific Power bill was overdue.
City Officials Hope New Regional Airport Lands in Yakima
Yakima City officials are hoping they land in the valley. In January the Yakima City Council sent a letter to the Washington State
If You Use EzriCare Artificial Tears Health Officials Say STOP
The outbreak is currently among 55 people in 19 states including Washington state where officials say one person has died.
You’d Rather Stay Home Than Travel? It’s True in Washington State
You don't like to travel much according to new research that shows Washington is the state least interested in traveling. Officials at Family Destinations
Ecology Wants Major Cleanup Of Yakima Training Center
A press release says currently, the Army is conducting cleanup efforts without public review or Ecology oversight.
Tired of Wildfire Smoke? Lawmakers Hoping to Clear the Air
The Commissioner of Public Lands Hilary Franz says she has a solution.
Lawmakers Hoping to Make it Easier to Hire More Police
Now lawmakers in Olympia may be able to help through a bipartisan bill sponsored by 6th District Sen. Jeff Holy
Own a Kia Or Hyndai? Your Vehicle Could Be Easy To Steal
The decision to not insure the vehicles only applies to new policies. Current policyholders can renew insurance as necessary.
3 People Killed in a Convenience Store Shooting in Yakima
The incident happened in Yakima around 3:30 a.m.
White Pass Ski Area Names Friday as Opening Day 2022
The snow is falling in the Washington Cascades and skiers and riders are getting excited about another upcoming season that starts on Friday at the White Pass Ski area.
Officers Exchange Gunfire With Suspect in Sunnyside
The suspect was taken to Sunnyside Hospital for a treatment of the injury to his hand.