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.
Another Storm Could Cost You More For That Last Summer Drive
They say gas prices in Yakima are unchanged in the past week selling for an average of $3.78 per gallon.
Firefighters Hoping For More Low Temp Rainy Days
Officials with the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest say the fire grew from 99,398 acres Friday to 101,633 Sunday.
She Died in 1988 Now Authorities Wonder Who Is She?
If you can help or recognize this person you are urged to contact the Yakima County Coroner’s Office 509-574-1610
From Yakima’s Best To Seattle’s Finest Cops Find New Jobs
One of the officers from Yakima is Mike Henne. After more than 25 years as a Yakima Police Officer he decided to retire early rather than try and do his job under the scrutiny of new state laws.
In The Market For a Home? The Market is Still Hot in Yakima
Cory Bemis owner of Yakima's John L. Scott Real Estate says the current home sales price is $320,000 which is a 16.58% increase from last year
Summer Driving Season Coming to an End But No End for Gouging Gas Prices
By Halloween, we could see the national average back under $3 per gallon."
Bumping River Road Area Now Under LEVEL 3 Go Now Evacuation
The fire is now at 14% containment. On Friday containment was at 10%.
Two Violent Gang Members Face Charges After Union Gap Killing
The shooting of 23-year-old Jose Rivera De La Cruz happened on the afternoon of August 22nd
A Fatal Stabbing Ends Weeks of Violence in Yakima
Officers were called to the 1300 block of North First Street at about 11:00PM Saturday after a fight between two men.
Suspect Driver Kills Three. Out of Hospital Behind Bars
Kolby Funkhouser was transferred from Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital on Saturday to the Yakima County jail.