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.
Not Registered to Vote in Yakima? Get Signed Up Today
Yakima County Auditor Charles Ross says military ballots will be sent out on September 23 and all other ballots will be sent to voters in October for the upcoming general election.
Case Dismissed against Sunnyside Cinco De Mayo Shooting Suspect
Yakima County Prosecutor Joe Brusic says the only eyewitness to the crime isn't available.
Newhouse Wins Big Endorsement in Re-Election Campaign
4th District Congressman Dan Newhouse has announced the endorsement of the Washington Council of Police & Sheriffs.
Yakima Deputies Searching For Driver After Bicyclist Killed
The crash killed the 66-year-old female bicyclist
Friday’s Sunnyside Shooting Leaves Injuries and Fear
The youngest victim is 7-years-old. No information on the condition of the victims is available.
TB Outbreak in Washington State Worries Health Officials
Those with active TB see symptoms which include coughing with or without blood, chest pain, fever, night sweats, weight loss and tiredness.
Two Escape, One Firefighter Injured in Yakima House Blaze
Firefighters responded to the fire in the 7000 block of Englewood Avenue at about 2:15 pm Monday.
Fire Guts Landmark Zillah Business Sunday
Zillah Firefighters were called to the Stonehenge Tavern at 603 1st Avenue in downtown Zillah at about 7:00 pm.
Time To Stop Being Such a Stud! Studded Tire Deadline is Near
If you have studded tires on your vehicle state law says they must be removed by Thursday, March 31 so you can avoid a potential fine of $136 starting Friday, April 1.
Two Students Shot Outside Yakima’s Eisenhower High School
Authorities say a 16-year-old is in critical condition and an 18-year-old is in serious condition.