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 Auditors Office Preparing For General Election
Auditor Charles Ross says 114,021 voters are set to get ballots in mid October for the November 6 General Election.
Rattlesnake Ridge Slide Slowing Could Stop Itself
Horace Ward is the Senior Emergency Planner who tells KIT News the rate of the slide started to slow in May and ever since it hasn't increased in speed.
Lawsuits Filed In Wapato Against Wapato City Council
Two of the lawsuits were filed by former Wapato Police Chief Dave Simmons and Trent Wilkinson claim the city didn't follow the rules under the public records act which requires a city to respond no later than five business days after receiving a request.
Yakima Seals New Sister City Relationship
Yakima and Hadong, County, South Korea sealed their sister city relationship when Hadong County Mayor Youn Sang-Ki and Yakima City Councilmember Holly Cousens signed documents during Saturday’s ceremony.
Yakima Sunfair Parade Attracts Hundreds to Downtown Yakima
More than 120 entries lined up from 16th Avenue to Naches Avenue as hundreds of people lined Yakima Avenue to enjoy the parade.
Blood, Sweat & Tears To Replace Survivor At Fair
Fair officials say legendary rock band Blood, Sweat & Tears will be appearing at the Central Washington State Fair on Thursday, September 27.
It’s Time For The Central Washington State Fair
The opening of the Central Washington State Fair. The theme this year is "Go all Out".
Yakima Greenway Fire Thursday Afternoon
Yakima Fire Department Capt. Jeff Pfaff says firefighters were called at about 3:20 p.m. to the area of the McGuire Community Playground.
Medal Of Honor Ceremony Set For Wednesday
The ceremony will happen at Tahoma Cemetery in Yakima on Wednesday, September 26, at 10:00 a.m.
Wapato Officers Resign, Pen Letter to Wapato Residents
Most recently 3 Wapato Police officers resigned for personal and ethical standards. And former employees of the Wapato Police Department recently wrote a letter to the citizens of Wapato.