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.
Major Mountain Passes Likely Closed Until Sunday
City officials say a Snow Route Alert issued by the City of Yakima on Monday, January 3rd, remains in effect until further notice.
Poll Shows a Lack of Optimism in Washington State
The new Crosscut/Elway Poll finds fewer than half expect things to get better over the next year in their communities, the state or the country.
New Bill Says Drive-By Shootings Off the Table for Prosecutors
the bill also would "apply retroactively and provide for the vacation of previous convictions for aggravated first-degree murder
Yakima Police Cancels Emphasis Patrols Drops Traffic Unit
Seely says now patrol officers in Yakima have been asked to "be mindful of this collision-causing behavior and either cite or educate where appropriate."
Time To Roll Those Clocks Back Check Those Alarms
So before you go to bed on Saturday night don't forget to turn back your clocks an hour.
He May Have Been Fired But Rolovich is Fighting Back
He's hired an attorney after being fired for not getting the COVID-19 vaccination. His attorney says his firing is an "attack on his Catholic faith."
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.