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.
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.
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