I've been in radio since 2001 and moved around a few times before landing where I am now. I'm married with three children. I'm an autism acceptance advocate. I love to cook, just don't like doing the dishes afterward. I have a knack for all things nostalgic from the '80s and '90s, love breakfast cereal a little too much and am a huge fan of video games, especially retro games from Atari to Nintendo and beyond.
Spoke Too Soon. Turns Out the Radio Shack on Summitview Is Closing
It brings a tear to my eye.
Yakima’s Recent Floods Aren’t the First. Remember The Flood of ’96? [VIDEO]
With the recent flooding we've experienced in our area, it reminds me when KIMA had their 'Flood of '96' coverage. If I remember correctly, conditions then were similar to now.
JCPenney Closing 138 Stores Across the Nation, but Not in Yakima!
Popular department chain JCPenney has announced the closing of 138 stores across the United States. Some feared fear that Yakima would be on that list, but I'm happy to say we're saved!
Driving and Talking in Speaker Phone is NOT Illegal, According to WSP
We're trying to make smarter drivers out of everyone across the nation, especially right here in our backyard of Washington state. I know it's illegal to talk on your phone while driving (with your phone pressed up against your ear) and it's illegal to text and drive, but I see more and more people …
Funnyman Mal Hall Takes the Stage at the Sweethearts Comedy Soiree in Yakima
If you're not familiar with Mal Hall, you're in for a treat! I think he's hilarious, and he and Vladimir Caamano are set to be part of the Sweethearts Comedy Soiree on Valentine's Day at the Seasons Performance Hall.
It’s Illegal to Warm Up your Car in Yakima
P.S. It's illegal to warm up your car unattended -- that's true in Yakima and all of Washington state.
Albertsons at 40th and Tieton to Close at the End of February
It's the end of an era!
Is Five Guys Burgers and Fries Coming to Yakima? Cryptic Post Hints Heavily
When those "What restaurant does Yakima need?" queries come about, one restaurant that regularly gets mentioned is Five Guys Burgers and Fries. Although nothing official has been claimed -- yet -- Hogback Development posted an eerily cryptic message that suggests they are coming to…
Naches School Bus Involved in Accident — No Injuries Reported
We were just messaged by the principal of Naches Valley Middle School about a school bus accident.
Here's what he had to say:
Here's what he had to say:
10 Deeds in 10 Days is Back Feeding The Needy in the Yakima Valley
It's about that time of year again as we team up with Bill Harris Used Cars for 10 Deeds in 10 Days -- doing charitable things for a week and a half to help out the YWCA, Rod's House, Selah Food Bank and the Yakima Veterans Support Group. Here are some ways you can help in the next few day…