Pure valley boy. Grew up in Yakima. Graduated from Eisenhower High School in 1982 and Seattle University in 1987. 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.
Grab a Ride on The Yakima Santa Trolley This Christmas
Tickets are $7 per person and the rides begin at 10:00 am and continue to 3:00 pm.
Rainbow Fentanyl Found In Yakima Death Investigations
Curtice says at the beginning of August the number of overdose deaths was 41. In September the number was 50 overdoses.
Holiday Light Extravaganza Is Back At Yakima Valley Museum
Admission to the museum during the Extravaganza is $12 for Adults; $10 for Seniors; $5 for Children.
Annual Luminaria Walk at the Yakima Area Arboretum
Parking isn't allowed on grounds of the arboretum so city officials recommend you take the city shuttle bus.
Man Arrested in Yakima Police Shooting
The 21-year-old driver was arrested early Monday at a home on South 27th Avenue.
Got Questions? Yakima Council Member Holds Thursday Forum
Yakima City Council member Patricia Byers is hosting the community forum Thursday, December 1 from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm at Chuck Austin Place,
Holiday Emphasis Patrols in Yakima To Slow Drivers
Yakima Police say they'll continue the patrols through the holidays
White Pass Ski Area Names Friday as Opening Day 2022
The snow is falling in the Washington Cascades and skiers and riders are getting excited about another upcoming season that starts on Friday at the White Pass Ski area.
Electrical Problem Possible Cause of Yakima House Fire
Crews were able to contain the fire to the bedroom with damage limited to the bedroom and exterior of the home.
Yakima Juvenile Killers Could Gain Freedom in 2023
Now both are set to be resentenced early next year after a 2012 decision by the US Supreme Court found unconstitutional mandatory life sentences without the possibility of parole for juveniles.
Yakima Union Gospel Hoping for Support on Giving Tuesday
Johnson says your help today "will make it possible to provide the meals they need - plus counseling, classes, job training and Christ-centered care to transform their lives."
Holiday Gas Prices Down in Yakima
If you pump diesel the cost is down 7.9 cents in the last week and stands at $5.20 per gallon.