Contact Us

John Riggs

How are you feelin'? I'm married with three kids, love cooking (when I find the time) and love old video games. I'm a retro nerd who loves to reminisce about the '80s and '90s and am an autism-awareness advocate. - PSN, Xbox Live and Wii U, game with me! @johnblueriggs (also on Instagram, Twitter and Pintrest)
Cement Suitcase
IMDB.com
[

‘Cement Suitcase,’ Shot in the Yakima Valley, is Streaming on Hulu

A few years ago I received an email from someone introducing themselves and said they were hoping to film a movie in the Yakima Valley. I told them I'd help however I could. It turns out that the movie, "Cement Suitcase," was not only filmed in the Yakima Valley and features several famous landmarks (the 'Palms Springs sign, Zillah's Teapot Dome Gas Station, etc.), it also includes many people from the Yakima Valley.

Good news! If you haven't seen "Cement Suitcase" yet, you can watch it now on Hulu!

Read More|Comment

Category: Videos
p.a.c.e.
P.A.C.E. Bike / John Riggs
[

P.A.C.E. Program Awards Free Bikes to Children With Perfect School Attendance

Two years ago, Bud Clary Toyota of Yakima decided to spend their own money to encourage children to stay in school. The premise was a simple as the name: Perfect Attendance Creates Excellence. If a child had perfect attendance, he or she was awarded a free bike, helmet and a party at the end of the year. Well this year, they're bringing the program back!

Read More|Comment

Category: Yakima News Tags:
TerryCooper
Terry Cooper
[

Terry Cooper, Teacher from Davis High School, Needs Your Vote for Cover of Men’s Health Magazine

 

 

 

 

Davis High School theater teacher Terry Cooper's bodybuilding has him in the running for the title of Men's Health magazine's "Ultimate Guy."

If he wins, he could end up on the cover of the national magazine — but he still needs votes to get there.

As a May 27 po

Category: Yakima News Tags:
daycare
Jupiterimages
[

Sonshine Childcare Looking for Donations to Open a Toddler Room – You Can Help!

Sonshine Childcare Center is a non-profit that's looking to open at toddler room for children from 12 months to two and a half years of age. They have most of the equipment they need, but could sure use your help with donations of gently used (or new) toys and items for these kids. Here's how you can help donate.

Read More|Comment

Category: Yakima News Tags:
christian
Christian's Soldiers
[

You are Invited to Christian’s First Birthday Party for a Great Cause

Meet Christian. Not only is he one of the most adorable kids you've ever seen in your life, he was born with heterotaxy - a condition where one's organs are all mixed up. Most usually don't live to see their first birthday but, in Christian's case, he's about to turn one years old and is inviting everyone to his birthday party at Abby's on Monday, March 3rd! Proceeds of sales will benefit National Organization Mended Little Hearts.

Read More|Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://newstalkkit.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on News Talk KIT quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on News Talk KIT quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!