Pure valley boy. Grew up in Yakima. Graduated from Eisenhower High School in 1982 and Seattle University in 1997. 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.
I am a Murderer! Woman Tells Deputies After Shooting
Deputies say they were called to a home in the 500 block of Irene Lane near Selah after getting a report of a shooting between a man and a woman.
Two Violent Gang Members from Yakima Arrested at Border
Police Capt. Jay Seely says 33-year-old Efren Araiza Acevedo and 26-year-old Isidro Acevedo are being held in San Diego after being arrested on Sunday.
Landlords in Yakima Your Chance For Relief Will Soon Arrive
Many landlords have already lost properties while others are close to financial problems.
Firefighters Making More Gains Looking To Mother Nature For Rain
The fire is now at 31% containment.
Firefighters Gain More Control But Battle Gusty Winds in Schneider Springs Fire
The fire is now at 25% containment, with 102,742 acres burned since the fire was started by a lightning strike on August 3.
COVID and Flu Shots at The Same Time? Health Experts Say It’s Okay
Health experts in Yakima and throughout the state say they're concerned about a potential spike in flu cases in the state.
Gang Drive By Shooters Didn’t Expect This Response, Now in Hospital
Authorities say two local gang members fired shots at a home in the 900 block of East Chestnut Avenue at about 11:55AM Tuesday.
No Access for 8 weeks But Lands Reopen Thursday in Washington State
All the warnings about Labor Day fires apparently worked.
Don’t forget To Add That Area Code Next Month
You'll soon be required to dial in the area code before the number.
Shots Fired Through Door of Yakima Home
When they arrived they found a 15-year-old girl, who is a local gang member shot in the chest area.