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.
Yakima Rotary Club Donates $3.3 Million To YMCA Aquatics Center
he fundraising and donation was part of the upcoming 100th anniversary of the club which comes in 2019 when the center is expected to open.
Fire Hydrant Repairs Could Impact Commute On 16th Avenue
Traffic in both the southbound and northbound lanes of 16th Avenue between Nob Hill Boulevard and Prasch Avenue will be restricted
Residents Evacuated Because Of Slide Can Return Home
The Yakima Valley Office of Emergency Management Wednesday afternoon changed the evacuation level for Thorp Rd
Joint Operations Center On Standby As Slide Could Take Years
Struthers says they've seen the same thing happen with other landslides around the state. "Slides that exhibit movement over a many year period are not unusual. We have other slides in the state that we monitor and have monitored over a period of 5 to 10 years."
Police Locate Missing 3-year-old Child, Arrest Father
Police found the boy Tuesday night after locating the father's vehicle in the area of East Spruce Street and South Naches Avenue.
Winco Foods Taking Applications On Thursday
The store near Costco hasn't indicated when it will open but it's looking for employees.
Church Leaders In Yakima Putting Security Plans In Place
Yakima Police spokesman Mike Bastinelli says the event was held in response to attacks on churches around the country.
The Morning News Talks To Rep. Bruce Chandler Tuesday
This Tuesday we're talking to Rep. Bruce Chandler. Chandler is the ranking member on the House Appropriations Committee.
Englewood Avenue Work Could Disrupt Commute
The closure impacts Englewood Avenue between North 32nd Avenue and Powerhouse Road from Monday, January 29th through Wednesday, January 30th.
Rattlesnake Ridge Still Moving Slowly No Slide Yet
Geologists with the Washington State Department of Natural Resources say they're not worried about a big landslide happening anytime soon.