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.
Veterans Program Collecting Cold Weather Clothes and Food
You can drop off donations at KIT studios at 4010 Summitview.
Family Saved by Alert Child
Damage is estimated at $75,000. The cause remains under investigation but investigators say it appears to be an accidental fire.
Work Closes Portion of Powerhouse Road
As always, the schedule for this type of project is subject to change daily dependent on weather, equipment failure, and emergencies."
Toppenish Homeless Shelter Set to Open Wednesday
They need help from the community. If you'd like to donate food or clothing contact Dave Hanson at firstname.lastname@example.org
MLK Activities in Yakima Planned Leading To Annual March
The theme to Yakima's 35th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration is Reach out and Touch Somebody's Hand.
Autopsies on Burned Bodies Set for Wednesday
It's not known how the two people died and the autopsy may or may not give investigators answers they're looking for.
Officials Have Plan To Help Homeless in Toppenish
The shelter will be open from 6:00 p.m. to 6;00 a.m., seven days a week through the end of February.
Trial Underway For Man Charged With Shooting in West Valley
Opening statements in the trial were held Thursday morning. The trial is expected to last two weeks.
Columbia Circuit Finals Rodeo This Weekend In The Sundome
The Columbia River Circuit consists of 29 PRCA rodeos throughout the Northwest and the Finals are the pinnacle of the season.
Two People Killed in Toppenish Mobile Home Fire
The cause remains under investigation by Yakama Tribal Police and investigators from the federal office of ATF.