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John McKay

I'm a 25-plus-year radio veteran with a passion for talk radio and democracy. I grew up in Tri-Cities and studied journalism at Whitworth University. I love sports, particularly the Green Bay Packers and NASCAR. I threw hammer and played college ball. I've been at Newstalk since 2005. Very lucky, because the wife loves football and NASCAR as well! Five great wonderful kids, ranging from 26 to 7 years old.
Former Superintendent Paul Rosier (the Reading Foundation)
Former Superintendent Paul Rosier (the Reading Foundation)
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Former Kennewick Superintendent Busted In Sex Sting Operation

According to a regional task force that monitors sexual predators and other crimes against minors and children, former Kennewick Superintendent Paul Rosier is accused of arranging to have sex with a 13-year-old girl.

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Roundabout at 4th and Kellogg, one of two in pilot program getting speed bumps (Google Street View)
Roundabout at 4th and Kellogg, one of two in pilot program getting speed bumps (Google Street View)
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Accidents Prompt Installation of Speed Bumps In Kennewick Roundabouts

We've reported on numerous accidents involving the roundabouts in Kennewick, including one recently on Kellogg where a driver going 80 mph went THROUGH and over the one at 4th. Now, the city is taking action.

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One dangerous suspecdt had already been released by local officials due to sanctuary policy  (Getty Images)
One dangerous suspecdt had already been released by local officials due to sanctuary policy (Getty Images)
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60 Of 84 People Arrested in OR, WA Immigration Raids Had Criminal Records

According to Federal officials, a two-day sweep of Washington and Oregon netted 84 arrests of illegal immigrants, of those nearly 75 percent had criminal backrounds. 11 of them in our Mid-Columbia region. The raids were conducted March 25-27 of this year.

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