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.
Fire Hydrant Installation Causes Traffic Delays
As a result Pacific Avenue will be closed to eastbound traffic in the project area. Drivers should use alternate routes if possible until the work is completed.
Yakima Police Searching For Robbery Suspects
According to the cashier, one suspect pointed a gun at the cashier and demanded money while the other suspect grabbed merchandise. Both suspects left the store on foot.
Yakima Vigil For Tree Of Life Victims Thursday
The event is set for 7:00 p.m. at Englewood Chirstian Church at 511 N. 44th Avenue.
Lawsuit Filed Against Sunnyside School District
Amber Rodriguez claims she was terminated because she complained about harassment.
Food Banks Helping Families This Holiday Season
Dave Roberts in the Manager of the Yakima Union Gospel Mission food bank who says they serve about 1600 people every month
Motorcycle Toy Run Set For Saturday In Yakima
Toys for Tots boxes are now at 25 different locations in the Yakima Valley including at KIT studios 4010 Summitview.
Virginia Mason Memorial Hospital Special Programs To Honor Vets
Matthew McCay, Virginia Mason Memorial chaplain and Veterans Advocate says the hospital is only one of four hospice programs in the state to be a top level four We Honor Veterans program community partner.
Lots Of Voters Participating In Upcoming Election
This year the number is expected to be much higher. In fact this week before the election the turnout is already at 26 percent.
No Charges For Deputy Who Struck Teen Near Harrah
Sgt. Nate Boyer was investigating a nearby home invasion robbery when he drove into the field while searching for suspects and struck the teenager.
No Arrests Yet In String Of Suspicious Fires
Yakima Fire Department Capt. Jeff Pfaff says this past summer, nearly 30 suspicious fires happened in Yakima over the span of about six weeks.