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.
Local Hospital Offers Hepatitis C Screenings This Month
That's according to officials at Virginia Mason Memorial Hospital.
Red Wine And Chocolate For Valentine’s Weekend
Yakima Valley wineries are already prepared for the annual Red Wine and Chocolate weekend.
Yakima Fire Chief Deputy Fire Chief To Retire This Month
Not only is the chief retiring but Deputy Fire Chief Mark Soptich will also retire February 16th.
Rep. Tom Dent Is Tuesday Guest On KIT
He's been a cattle and bison rancher in the Moses Lake area for more than 30 years. 13th District State Rep. Tom Dent is also a pilot and a busy lawmaker.
Monitoring Of Ridge Continues Today No Slide Yet
But experts like Department of Transportation Geologist James Struthers says while the crack is growing the dirt isn't moving any faster this month than it was last month.
Ballots Due Tuesday For Special Election
Voters in Naches are being asked to support a $1.85 million bond to build a new fire station in Fire District 3.
Stones Vs. Beatles Musical Showdown Set For Capital Theater
Beatles vs. Stones - A musical showdown is set for February 14.
Opponents Threaten To Take City To Court Over Plaza Plan
The group is threatening to take the city to court.
Rep. Dan Newhouse To Host Tax Prep Event Friday
Rep. Newhouse will be joined by the Computer & Communications Industry Association (CCIA) to inform community members about free tax preparation options available this tax season
Yakima’s Winter Shelter Could Be Open Year Round
Since November officials from Transform Yakima Together have been operating the winter shelter in that building but now they want to keep it open on a permanent basis.