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.
Health Officials Working to Open Mass Vaccination in Yakima
She says at this time they simply don't have enough vaccine available to open large vaccination sites at this time.
Heritage University Helping Lower Valley Families
For more information, contact Suzy Diaz, Heritage University Collective Impact director at email@example.com
Despite Rumors Limited Vaccine Available in Yakima County
Because of the lack of available vaccine if you recently tested positive for COVID-19 you're being asked to delay being vaccinated.
CWU Announces Virtual Commencement in Spring 2021
Central is one of the first schools in the state to announce a virtual commencement ceremony for the spring.
Yakima Police Receive De-Escalation Training
The training teaches officers techniques to help de escalate every situation officers face.
Yakima Valley Libraries Close Friday for In-Person Service
Officials say they're trying to avoid people gathering to help slow the spread of the virus.
BBB Warns of COVID Related Scams in Yakima
Authorities say if you get a call, email or text that asks you to click on a link or give personal or financial information do not respond and contact authorities.
Ballots Being Sent to County Voters for February Election
If you are voting in the election Ross says don't forget to sign your ballot before you drop it in the mail. No postage is needed.
COVID Vaccine Now Available To Some in Yakima County
The Washington Department of Health released a tool called “Phase Finder” that can be accessed at findyourphasewa.org
Commissioner Wants Funding Source For Wildfires
Don't miss our interview with Commissioner of Public Lands Hilary Franz at 7:15 Wednesday morning on KIT.