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.
Partial Opening of Highway 12 As Fire Continues To Burn
The evacuation notice encompasses areas around Clear Lake and Rimrock Lake, including areas on both sides of US 12.
Fair Food Fest Continues At State Fair Park
The Fair Food Fest continues Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Police Still Investigating 14-Year-Old Shooting Death
Seely says they're currently looking for the driver of the vehicle that took Taylor to the hospital on Monday night as the investigation continues Today.
Testing Kits Available Thursday At Health District
You can call 2-1-1 for more information.
(Updated 10:41 a.m.) Cold Creek Fire Grows
So far no structures have been threatened and no injuries reported.
Weather Smoke Impacting Washington Apple Crop
The wind also helped grow wildfires that resulted in smokey hazy conditions that created unhealthy conditions for field workers.
11-Year-Old Girl Injured in Drive By Shooting
Police say the person arrested is a self-admitted gang member. He's being held in the Yakim County jail.
Highway 12 Still Closed Firefighters Battle Flames
Fire officials say it started at about 8:30 p.m. Monday.
Republicans Now Charged With Replacing Commissioner
There's no word on when that process will begin.
(Updated 12:20 p.m.) Cold Creek Fire Burns Near White Pass
Fire officials say it started at about 10:30 p.m. Monday.