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.
VFW Service Office Open Despite Pandemic
Veterans in Yakima needing help with filing claims can still get that help at the Yakima VFW.
Three Arrested In Friday Gang Related Murder
. No names have been released as the investigation continues.
Health Officials Warn of a Second COVID-19 Wave in Yakima
They say as more individuals engage in high-risk behavior, there will be an increase in COVID-19 activity across the community.
Passport Program For Small Business Saturday in Yakima
Participating businesses will be marked by Small Business Saturday posters in the front window or on the front door.
No COVID-19 Enforcement Expected in Yakima County
Oregon officials say they'll be responding to complaints about people gathering in large groups.
New Indictment Filed In Murders Near White Swan
The men are charged with murder, attempted murder, kidnapping, assault with a deadly weapon.
Community Christmas Tree Arrives Thursday
DAY is planning a virtual tree-lighting ceremony sometime after Thanksgiving Day.
Black Friday Not Expected to Be as Busy as 2019
With the current pandemic shopping this year will be different for the holidays.
Flu Shot Clinic Set For Saturday in Cowiche
Yakima Health officials are worried about a so-called “twindemic” or “double surge” in the coming months
Man Shot in Parking Lot of Union Gap Hotel
Anyone with information in regards to the shooting are encouraged to contact Detectives with the Union Gap Police department at 248-0430.